Stetson Mansion, now known as “The Christmas Mansion,” has been voted No. 2 in the 2023 USA TODAY 10 Best Readers’ Choice travel award contest for Best Holiday Historic Home Tour. The DeLand mansion is the only Florida attraction to make the list, and this is the fifth time it has been honored.

The Christmas Mansion joins well-known historic homes such as Graceland in Memphis (first place), The Biltmore in Asheville, North Carolina, and Newport Mansions in Newport, Rhode Island, as having one of the best holiday historic home tours in the country. Stetson Mansion has also been rated by TripAdvisor as one of the “Top 10 Attractions in the USA” and the only Florida attraction on the list.

Visitors can book tours through January 20, 2024. For more information and to make reservations, visit

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Steston Mansion at Christmas