Decking the Halls of History: The Pagan Origins of Christmas Decorations

December 25, 2019 - General
A woman in a forest holding holly. Credit: LoloStock / Adobe Stock

The idea of hanging up decorations in the middle of winter is older than Christmas itself. Decorations are mentioned in ancient descriptions of the Roman feast of Saturnalia, which is thought to have originated in the 5th century BC.

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