Hours of the grounds**

The public is welcome to walk on the grounds when the gates are open. Hours vary by season and during special events. The grounds are generally open:

  • Monday - Saturday, 9 am - 5 pm
  • Sunday, 12 - 5 pm
  • **Hours may be adjusted by season or for special events, holidays, or other occassions.

 

Hours for Visitor Center Reception, Tour and Event Ticketing, and Exhibits 

  • Wednesday - Friday, 9:30 am - 3:30 pm with mansion tours at the top of the hour (10 am, 11 am, 12 pm, 1 pm, 2 pm, 3 pm)
  • Saturday, 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. with mansion tours at the top of the hour (10 am, 11 am, 12 pm, 1 pm, 2 pm, 3 pm)
  • Sunday, 12:30 - 3:30 pm with mansion tours at the the top of the hour (1 pm, 2 pm, 3 pm)
  • Visit our calendar for special evening hours and special-themed tour opportunities!
  • Closed in observation of select holidays listed below, as well as in January and February and on Mondays and Tuesdays year-round

 

 Admission for Tours of the Mansion (March 1 - November 11, 2018)

  • Tickets are available on a first come basis and must be purchased at the Visitor Center the day of the tour. Guests will be placed on the earliest available tour.
  • Free to Brucemore members, National Trust members, and children 5 and under
  • $3.00 per student (ages 6-18)
  • $9.00 per adult
  • Pre-arranged tours for groups of 15 or more are available if scheduled a minimum of three weeks in advance. Click here to learn more.

 

Admission for Tours of the Mansion during the Holiday Season (November 23 - December 31, 2018)

  • Tickets are available on a first come basis and must be purchased at the Visitor Center the day of the tour. Guests will be placed on the earliest available tour.
  • Free to Brucemore members, National Trust members, and children 5 and under
  • $5.00 per student (ages 6-18)
  • $12.00 per adult
  • Pre-arranged tours for groups of 15 or more are available on a limited basis during the holiday season. Click here to learn more.

 

Tips for your tour of the mansion!

  • Please arrive early (recommended a minimum of 20 minutes early) to park and purchase tickets. Earlier arrival is encouraged during the holiday season (November 23 - December 31) due to expected higher demand.
  • The Visitor Center offers a FREE orientaiton exhibit, including Howard Hall home videos, to enjoy before or after your tour.
  • Parking is available around the Visitor Center.
  • Tours last 45 minutes.
  • The mansion includes three flights of stairs. The first floor is handicap accessible; however, an elevator is not available for the basement, second, or third floors. A video is available upon request for individuals who do not wish to climb the stairs.
  • Capacity for each tour group is 15 people.

 

 Holiday closings

Brucemore will be closed on the following days in 2018-19:

  • September 3, 2018 - Labor Day
  • November 12 - 22, 2018 - Holiday Transition
  • November 22, 2019 - Thanksgiving Day
  • December 24 - 25, 2018 - Christmas Holiday
  • January 1, 2019 - New Years Day
  • February 18, 2019 - Presidents' Day
  • April 21, 2019 - Easter
  • May 27, 2019 - Memorial Day
  • July 4, 2019 - Independence Day
  • September 2, 2019 - Labor Day