Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens
Stan Hywet Hall and Gardens
Tours and Pricing

During the season (April-December) the Estate, gardens, Corbin Conservatory and admissions open at 10am; the Manor House and Gate Lodge open at 11am. Admissions and the Manor House close at 4:30pm; the Corbin Conservatory and grounds close at 6pm. 

In 2014, the Manor House will offer self-guided tours (only) on the following dates:

April 12 -Living History Day
April 19 -Easter Egg Hunt
May 11- Mother's Day
May 17 - Living History Day
May 26 - Memorial Day
June 6, 7, 9 - Founders' Day Weekend
June 15 - Father's Day Car Show
July 4 - Independence Day
July 19 - Living History Day
Sept. 1 - Labor Day
Sept.13 - Living History Day
Sept. 21 - Concours d'Elegance
Oct. 2, 3, 4, 5 - Ohio Mart
Nov. 8 - Living History Day
Nov. 28 - Day after Thanksgiving
Dec. 26 - Day after Christmas

See below for description and prices of each tour offering. In addition, Stan Hywet offers these discounts*:
  • AAA - $1.00 off of any adult ticket price with a AAA card
  • Military - 50% off any tour with ID
  • Seniors (60+) - 50% off any tour on Tuesdays only.
  • College students 18 & over may pay the youth ticket price by presenting a valid student ID.

* PLEASE NOTE: the above discounts apply ONLY to daily tours. They are not applicable to special events or public programs including Egg Hunt, Father's Day Car Show, Concours at Stan Hywet, Ohio Mart, Murder in the Mansion, Deck the Hall and other events that Stan Hywet describes as a public program or a special event.

Guided Manor House Tour
On the hour, 11am-4pm  
Experience the Manor House through the eyes of a trained interpreter. Visit interior spaces including the Great Hall, Music Room, The Plunge (indoor swimming pool) and the master bedroom. Admission includes a Guided Manor House Tour, Self-Guided Garden Tour, Gate Lodge and Corbin Conservatory. The tour lasts approximately 1-1½ hours.
Guided Tour Ticket Prices
Stan Hywet Members: 50% off the Non-Member Price
Non-Member Adult: $19
Non-Member Youth 6-17yrs: $8

Self-Guided Manor House Tour

The Self-Guided Manor House Tour is for visitors who would like to experience Stan Hywet Hall at their own pace. Admission includes Self-Guided Manor House tour with booklet, self-guided garden tour, Gate Lodge and Corbin Conservatory. 
Self-guided Tour Ticket Prices
Stan Hywet Members: Free
Non-Member Adult: $14
Non-Member Youth 6-17yrs: $6

Gate Lodge Self-Guided Tour
Closed for the season. We reopen on 4/1/2014.
         Gate Lodge Ticket Prices
         Stan Hywet Members: Free
         Non-Members: $4

Gardens, Gate Lodge & Conservatory
10am - 4:30pm
Enjoy Stan Hywet’s historic gardens and grounds at your own pace on this self-guided tour. The tour includes all gardens, Gate Lodge and Corbin Conservatory.
Gardens, Gate Lodge & Greenhouse Ticket Prices
Stan Hywet Members: Free 
Non-Member Adult: $10 
Non-Member Youth 6-17yrs: $4

Nooks & Crannies Tour
Offered at 11:30am, 1:30pm, 3:30pm
Are you a museum junkie, inquisitive and always wanting more? Just itching to open that door that says “personnel only” or (just because you’re curious) walk down that extra hallway not taken by the tour guide? We understand your enthusiasm! And we have a tour that meets your needs: the Nooks & Crannies tour.  This guided behind-the-scenes tour of the Manor House includes what was the domestic and service areas when the Seiberling family lived at Stan Hywet. Tour includes female domestic bedrooms, the Radio Room, the Fourth Floor Tower, museum storage areas and much more. 

Admission includes Guided Nooks & Crannies Tour, Self-Guided Manor House Tour, Gardens, Gate Lodge and Corbin Conservatory. The Nooks & Crannies Tour lasts a minimum of 1-1/2 hours. Then you may enjoy the self-guided tour of the house and grounds at your own pace. 
Nooks & Crannies Ticket Prices
Stan Hywet Members: 50% off the Non-Member Price
Non-Member Adult: $28
Non-Member Youth 6-17yrs: $10   

Grand Estate Tour
Offered at 12:30pm,  May 1 – September 30
The Grand Estate Tour combines a guided Manor House tour and a guided historic garden tour and lasts 2-1/2 hours. Experience the former American Country Estate of the Seiberling family through the eyes of a trained interpreter. Guests will discover significant historical landscape elements that made the grounds and gardens unique to the estate and experience what life must have been like to live inside the Tudor Revival Manor House.

Highlights of the Guided Garden Tour include the recently restored West Terrace and Overlook, the Japanese Garden, the Lagoon, the English Garden and the London Plane Tree Allée. Please note that this is not a plant-identification tour. Highlights of the Guided Manor House Tour include the 2,700 square foot Music Room featuring a one-of-a-kind Aeolian Organ, the three-story high Great Hall, Master Bedroom featuring 17th century oak paneling and the indoor swimming pool referred to as "The Plunge." 
         Grand Estate Ticket Prices
         Stan Hywet Members: 50% off the Non-Member Price
         Non-Member Adult: $24
         Non-Member Youth 6-17yrs: $10   

         Please note:  this tour may be cancelled due to inclement weather.

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