The Mount offers a variety of programs and events, some are online and some are on-site. Below you can view our full calendar, or filter your results by choosing a category such as online or families. To view past, recorded programs, click here.

Pop-Up Bistros

Sep 23 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm On-site
We are collaborating with SoMa Catering to bring you Bistro Evenings behind the Stable in September. Menu items will vary weekly and are inspired by seasonal flavors. Along with a selection[...]

Family Ghost Tours at The Mount

Sep 24 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm Families On-site Tours & Walks
What was that sound? A creak of a door being opened or just the wind? Was that a voice even though no one is there? Did that shadow just move? [...]

Ghost Tours at The Mount

Sep 24 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm On-site Tours & Walks
It starts with the sounds—creaking floors and slamming doors, fading footsteps down empty halls—a feeling of being watched, tingling taps on the shoulders, spectral shapes crouched in corners or gathered[...]

Early Closing Days

Sep 25 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Announcement
On the following days, The Mount will close the house at 1:00 PM and the grounds will close at 2:00 PM. The Terrace Café will be closed.      [...]

House and Café closed

Sep 28 @ 12:00 am – 11:59 pm Announcement
The Main House and Café are closed Tuesdays through September and October.

Fall Bird Walks with Mass Audubon

Sep 28 @ 8:00 am – 10:00 am On-site
Explore author Edith Wharton’s estate, including the woods, wetlands, and meadows that may have inspired her writing. Learn skills to bird by sight and sound and tips for exploring different[...]

Lady Bird Johnson: Hiding in Plain Sight by Julia Sweig

Sep 28 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Lectures & Discussions On-site
This lecture will now take place via Zoom on September 28 at 4pm. If you were previously registered, you should have received the Zoom link. For questions, please reach out[...]

Ghost Tours at The Mount

Oct 1 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm On-site Tours & Walks
It starts with the sounds—creaking floors and slamming doors, fading footsteps down empty halls—a feeling of being watched, tingling taps on the shoulders, spectral shapes crouched in corners or gathered[...]

Walk Wharton’s Woods, Wetlands and Meadows

Oct 2 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am On-site Tours & Walks
WHARTON’S WOODS, WETLANDS & MEADOWS: HUMAN HISTORY & ECOLOGY AT THE MOUNT Take a walk on the wild side with Mass Audubon at The Mount. Explore the intersection of human[...]

Early Closing Days

Oct 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Announcement
On the following days, The Mount will close the house at 1:00 PM and the grounds will close at 2:00 PM. The Terrace Café will be closed.      [...]

House and Café closed

Oct 5 @ 12:00 am – 11:59 pm Announcement
The Main House and Café are closed Tuesdays through September and October.

Ghost Tours at The Mount

Oct 8 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm On-site Tours & Walks
It starts with the sounds—creaking floors and slamming doors, fading footsteps down empty halls—a feeling of being watched, tingling taps on the shoulders, spectral shapes crouched in corners or gathered[...]

Early Closing Days

Oct 9 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Announcement
On the following days, The Mount will close the house at 1:00 PM and the grounds will close at 2:00 PM. The Terrace Café will be closed.      [...]

SculptureNow Artist Led Tours

Oct 10 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm On-site
An exhibiting artist will guide you through this show of 30 new, juried, large-scale, outdoor sculptures, sharing the artists’ statements and stories and answering (most) of your questions about the[...]

House and Café closed

Oct 12 @ 12:00 am – 11:59 pm Announcement
The Main House and Café are closed Tuesdays through September and October.