Custom Events

Private events & parties.

Are you looking for something fun and unique to do for a special event or birthday party? The Yale Historic Site offers several different party options. From a tea party on the lawn of an 1880’s home to the wild days of the gold rush, we have something for all ages. Old fashioned games, pioneer crafts or a scavenger hunt; we can take care of all the arrangements right down to the cake.

Featured activities.

Explore some of our featured activities and historic experiences at Yale Historic Site

Yale Historic Site Closed for the Season

To our valued guests: We have made the difficult decision to close Yale Historic Site for the remainder of the 2020 season. ...

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The Ward Tea House

The Ward Tea House is a delightful recent addition to Yale. Initiated by the Yale Historic Society (Yale Historic Site), under the ...

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1870′s Creighton House

A heritage building built in the 1870’s, the ‘Creighton House’ is home to our museum, gift shop, archives and Beth Clare garden. It’s a fitting showcase ...

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Gold Panning at Yale

Feel first hand, the thrill of hunting for gold. Transcend time and experience the full range of emotions that thousands of men ...

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St. John the Divine 1863

St John the Divine church was built in 1863 in an attempt to ‘civilize the miners’.  A major restoration project was undertaken ...

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History of the Ward House

William Henry Ward (also known as “Johnny”), was born in 1823 and came to Yale from Digby, Nova Scotia, during the gold ...

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