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  • Dates: April 30, 2020
  • Location: Excelsior House Hotel
  • Time: April 30-May 3
For 73 years, making it the oldest festival in Jefferson, the Historical Pilgrimage has provided an opportunity for people to learn more about the town's rich history through tours of grand historic homes. The event also has tours of local gardens and performances of "The Diamond Bessie Murder Trial," a play about a real-life murder that took place in Jefferson in 1877.