For many years, members have decorated The Crane House and Historic YWCA for the holidays, using only the ornaments, trimmings and garlands the original 18th-Century owners Israel and Fanny Crane would have would have recognized. Watch the video, below, for a virtual holiday tour.
In 2020 the Crane House landed in 4th place in USA Today’s 10 Best Historic Home Tours, thanks to the efforts of the Garden Club of Montclair. See also the article in the Montclair Local. The photos of 2021's decorating extravaganza show how we are ready to win again. Thank you to everyone involved in keeping this beloved tradition alive. What an amazing way to end each year.