Holiday Hygge

This event last occurred on December 7, 2019, 3—6 pm.

Get cozy at deCordova! Come in from the cold for an afternoon of art making, local shopping, food, drink, merriment, and hygge—the Danish word for coziness, comfort, happiness, and kinship.

This event takes place in deCordova's Store and Café, adjacent to the parking lot.

Tickets include:

  • Family-friendly paper lantern-making activity
  • Artist demonstration by Holiday Artists’ Market paper artist Susan Ryder
  • Winter-themed story hour for children
  • Hot mulled cider to take off the chill
  • Seasonally inspired snacks to share with friends and family
  • An exclusive 10% off discount at The Store (20% for Trustees Members!), including the 26th Annual Holiday Artists’ Market, during the event for ticket holders only. The Holiday Market features carefully selected, handmade gifts by local artists, and all purchases support the mission of deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum.
  • Free gift-wrapping on purchases made during the event
  • Entry into a raffle for the chance to win the following prizes, with additional raffle tickets available for purchase:
    • Private guided tour of deCordova for you and your friends and family
    • $250 gift certificate toward registration at the hive, deCordova’s summer camp for 5-12 year-olds
    • Gift certificates to deCordova | Store
    • deCordova merchandise
    • Exhibition catalogues
    • Guest passes to Trustees sites
  • Admission to the Museum and Sculpture Park (applicable on the day of the event during Museum hours)


Event Type: 
Social Events
Family and Youth Programs
Member Programs
Store Programs