Reservations and Admission

Guided tours have a maximum of twelve people per tour. Reservations are strongly suggested. To make a reservation for a tour call Visitor Services at 267.502.2990 or send an email to tours@glencairnmuseum.org. Drop-in visitors will be accommodated whenever possible. On weekends Visitor Services can be reached from 12:00 until 4:30 pm.

Group tours of more than twelve people are available by appointment. To make an appointment for a group tour call 267.502.2993 or email tours@glencairnmuseum.org.

Regular times for the Highlights tour are Tuesdays-Fridays at 2:30 pm, and weekends at 1:00, 2:30 and 3:00 pm. During Christmas at Glencairn the Highlights tour is available on weekends at 3:00 pm or by appointment.

Regular times for the "Time Travelers" tour are weekends at 1:45 pm. During Christmas at Glencairn the "Time Travelers" tour is available by appointment.

Please note: tours will not be available on:

  • Sunday, April 16, 2017, due to Easter
  • Sunday, April 23, 2017, due to the Sacred Arts Festival
  • Sunday, April 30, 2017, due to the Wister Quartet concert
  • Friday, May 5 and Saturday, May 6, 2017, due to a private event
  • Friday, May 12, 2017, due to the Les Canards Chantants concert
  • Only the 1:00 pm tour will be available on Sunday, May 21, 2017, due to a private event beginning at 2:30 pm
  • Wednesday, May 24, 2017, due to a private event
  • Tuesday, July 4, 2017 due to Independence Day
  • Thursday, November 23, 2017, due to Thanksgiving
  • Monday, December 11, and Tuesday, December 12, 2017, due to the Christmas Sing concert
  • Sunday, December 24 and Monday, December 25, 2017, due to Christmas

During "Christmas at Glencairn" the family-friendly "Christmas in the Castle" tour is available weekdays at 1:30 and 2:30 pm, and weekends at 1:00, 1:30 and 2:30 pm; the Highlights tour is available on weekends at 3:00 pm or by appointment, and the "Time Travelers" tour is only available by appointment. The 2017-2018 Christmas season runs from Friday, November 24, 2017 through Sunday, January 7, 2018. The Museum will be closed to tours December 11 and 12, and 24 and 25, 2017.

Glencairn is now a National Historic Landmark. Because of our status as a historic home, Glencairn has limited accessibility for visitors with mobility impairments. Strollers and backpack-style baby carriers are not permitted beyond the front entrance. For more information, please call 267.502.2993 in advance of your visit.

Tour Admission Fees
Highlights and "Time Travelers":
$10.00 Adults
$8.00 Seniors (65+)/Students with I.D
Half price for Basic Members
Free for Gold and Patron Members and children 3 years and under

"Christmas in the Castle":
$12.00 Adults
$10.00 Seniors (65+)/Students with I.D.Half price for Basic Members
Free for Gold and Patron Members and children 3 years and under

Tour admission free for valid AAM membership card holders, NARM members and Blue Star families. Other prices apply for tours by appointment.

Follow these links for more information about Visitor Information, Membership, Educational Programs, Events, Getting to the Museum and Parking.

The Museum will be closed:

  • Sunday, April 16, 2017, due to Easter
  • Beginning at 2:30 pm on Sunday, May 21, 2017 for a private event
  • Tuesday, July 4, 2017, due to Independence Day
  • Thursday, November 23, 2017, due to Thanksgiving
  • Monday, December 11, 2017
  • Sunday, December 24 and Monday, December 25, 2017, due to Christmas