The next bi-annual Olathe Historical Society House Tour will be held on Saturday, December 5, 2015 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tickets are $10 each and can be purchased at the homes the day of the tour or in advance at the Heritage Center beginning in mid-November.
Each year a local artist is commission to render a "streetscape" of the tour homes. The artwork is place on a coffee mug that is available for purchase along with mugs from previous tour years.
Traditionally, the same day as the Olathe Historical House Tour, the Mahaffie Farmstead and Stagecoach Stop conducts a Victorian Christmas Tour at their site - 1100 N. Kansas City Road.
Houses on the 2015 tour include the following:
The Snethen Home at 318 West Cedar
The Crane/Mason Home at 213 S. Pine
The Brinkman Home at 209 S. Pine
Unwind Bistro and Boutique at 108 West Cedar
The Mahaffie House at 1200 Kansas City Road, celebrating its 150th year.