• Music in the Courtyard: Hope and Other Foolish Things

    Take a night off by taking a night out. Join Daren Barker, Lacie De Souza, and Layton White for a musical evening all about staying positive in the modern age…

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  • Music in the Courtyard: Hear, There, and Everywhere

    What happens when you ask five powerhouse singers from different mediums – what songs have you always wanted to share with an audience? You get a show that is so…

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  • A Night Out at Brucemore

    Relax and reconnect with friends and neighbors at Brucemore! Join us for a cocktail party with excellent food, delicious drinks, good company, and easygoing ambience. Your ticket includes food, drinks,…

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  • Music in the Courtyard: Facets of Love

    From innocent beginnings to toxic conflict and enduring companionship, explore the many facets of romance and chemistry between two people with featured artists Caleb Woods and Melissa Tormene and musicians…

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  • Music in the Garden Presented by Cedar Rapids Community Orchestra

    Let the Cedar Rapids Community Orchestra provide the soundtrack for your Brucemore visit! During select Sundays this summer members of the Cedar Rapids Community Orchestra will perform in the Brucemore…

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  • CR Opera Double Feature

    CR Opera presents a double feature of Puccini’s Gianni Schicchi and Nassif’s American Gothical. Imposters and hijinks abound in Puccini’s charming one-act farce Gianni Schicchi (sung in English). After intermission, Robert Lindsey-Nassif’s…

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  • The Formal Garden

    The Design O.C. Simonds designed the formal garden in 1910. The garden includes outdoor “rooms” defined with a hedge border surrounded by plants placed in natural clusters. The garden’s design…

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  • The Country Estate

    The Country Estate At the turn of the 20th century, people looked to escape the overcrowding and pollution of industrialized cities. Wealthy Americans began looking to Europe in developing “country…

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  • Lord & Burnham Greenhouse

    The Design Brucemore was originally built with a conservatory (glasshouse) attached to the south façade of the mansion. When the Douglas family purchased the estate and expanded the property from…

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