ST. PAUL - The 2016 Holiday season at the Minnesota Governor's Residence will kick-off on Thursday with the lighting of the outdoor garland and tree.

The Residence will be open for public tours on Tuesday, December 6th and 20th, from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. both days.  There will also be an evening tour on Tuesday, December 13th from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.

No reservations are required.  Holiday tours are open house style and typically last 20 to 30 minutes.

The home is decorated by local designers.

The Minnesota Governor's Residence is at 1006 Summit Avenue in St. Paul.

For more information, you can call (651) 201-3464.