House and Garden Tours are included with admission. Specialty tours, such as the Ghost and Backstairs Tours, require advance reservations.
Let one of our expert guides introduce you to Wharton’s life, works, and love of architecture and interior design through a 45-minute tour of her 42-room country home. Group tour rates are available with advance reservations.
Guided House Tours for May 2015:
Guided House Tours will begin on May 16th.
Weekdays: 11 a.m., 1 p.m.
Weekends: 11 a.m., 12 p.m., 1 p.m., 2 p.m., 3 p.m.
Tours of The Mount’s three acres of restored formal gardens, among the largest and most exquisite in New England, highlight Wharton’s passion for gardening.
Guided Garden Tours will begin in June.
Prepare for a night of creaky floors, slamming doors, and ghostly fun as you tour the most haunted parts of the estate. This spooky tour is not recommended for children under 12. For more information and to make reservations for a ghost tour, please click here.
Learn about the daily routines of the men and women who ran The Mount. A Backstairs Tour ticket includes admission for the day, the tour, and light refreshments on the Terrace.