Visit the Manor House interiors by taking a virtual tour!


Our 2020 season opening is delayed; however, we're now open for walks in the gardens as a community service during the pandemic. Days, hours and capacity are limited. 

IMPORTANT DETAILS

  • 8:30-10am for seniors ages 60+,10am-3pm for everyone
  • Open Wed.-Sun. | Closed to the public Mon.-Tues.
  • Admission fee waived. Donations are accepted! Please donate online to support the estate.
  • Gardens only are open. No access to buildings. Very limited portable restroom facilities (plan ahead).
  • Please be kind, and maintain a social distance of at least 6 feet from the next guests. 
  • No tailgating or grills (propane or otherwise) allowed in the parking lot or on the grounds.
  • Dogs are welcome on Sunday. Please keep your dog on a leash and pick up after your dog.
  • Take lots of photos, but please no camera equipment beyond your phone or handheld camera. No tripods, monopods, selfie sticks, drones, etc.

Explore the former estate of F.A. Seiberling, co-founder of The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company.

The estate features a historic 65-room Tudor Revival Manor House, Gothic Revival Conservatory, Gate Lodge (birthplace of Alcoholics Anonymous) and approximately 70 acres of artistically landscaped grounds and formal gardens.

Group tours, our disability guide, and other important information:

  • Each guided tour has a capacity limit. We encourage you to purchase tour tickets in advance by clicking on the appropriate link below, or by calling our ticketing office at 330.315.3287. 
  • Interested in bringing a group?  Groups of 10 or more receive a discount. Learn more about group tours.
  • Make the most of your visit by reviewing our Disability Guide.
  • The Gate Lodge is closed for restoration. Due to the pandamic, opening is delayed; we hope to open this year with the new Gate Lodge exhibit, Henrietta Seiberling: A Spark for a Movement.

Tour Options

Virtual Tour of the Manor House 

Guided Manor House Tour

  • Our 2020 season is delayed . 

  • Tickets for this tour are not currently for sale; we'll resume ticket sales when we have a confirmed opening date.

[SEASON DELAYED] Experience the Manor House through the eyes of a trained tour guide and learn more about what life was like at the estate when the Seiberling family lived here. Tour highlights include entertainment spaces such as the Music Room and Great Hall, and family recreation areas including the Plunge (indoor swimming pool). Admission also includes a self-guided garden tour, Gate Lodge and Corbin Conservatory. The Guided Manor House Tour lasts approximately 1 hour, 15 minutes.

Ticket Prices
  • Non-Member Adult 18+: $19
  • Non-Member Youth (ages 6-17): $8
  • Stan Hywet Members: 50% off the non-member price
  • Group Tours

Nooks & Crannies Tour

  • Our 2020 season is delayed. 

  • Tickets for this tour are not currently for sale; we'll resume ticket sales when we have a confirmed opening date.

[SEASON DELAYED] Ever wonder what it took to manage an estate like Stan Hywet Hall? Then the Nooks & Crannies Tour is for you! Take this behind-the-scenes tour of the Manor House to learn more about the domestic staff who worked and lived at the estate. Admission also includes a self-guided Manor House Tour, self-guided garden tour, Gate Lodge and Corbin Conservatory. The Nooks & Crannies Tour lasts approximately 1.5 to 2 hours. 

NOTE: this tour includes several flights of stairs and narrow passageways and is not recommended for guests who are unable to stand or walk for long distances.

  • Non-Member Adult 18+: $28
  • Non-Member Youth (ages 6-17): $10 
  • Stan Hywet Members: 50% off the non-member price
  • Group Tours

 


Grand Estate Tour

  • This tour will be available when we are able to fully reopen and offer tours

[SEASON DELAYED] Get the best of both worlds! The Grand Estate Tour includes a guided Manor House and guided tour of the gardens, with a focus on significant landscape elements that make the property unique. Admission also includes the Gate Lodge and Corbin Conservatory.  Please note that this is not a plant-identification tour.

The tour lasts approximately 2.5 hours and may be cancelled due to inclement weather.

TICKET PRICES

  • Non-member Adult 18+: $24
  • Non-member Youth (ages6-17): $10
  • Stan Hywet Members: 50% off the non-member price
  • Group Tours 

Youth Tour

  • Offered June through August

  • Tickets for this tour are not currently for sale; we'll resume ticket sales when we have a confirmed opening date.

This tour is geared toward children up to 10 years of age and takes them on a “Day in the Life of” experience of youngest Seiberling son, Franklin.  Highlights include 10 rooms in the museum with several hands-on experiences. Admission also includes a self-guided garden tour, Gate Lodge and Corbin Conservatory. 

The Youth Tour lasts approximately 45 minutes.


Self-Guided Manor House Tour

  • Our 2020 season is delayed. 

[SEASON DELAYED] The Self-Guided Manor House Tour is for guests who would like to experience Stan Hywet Hall at their own pace. In addition to this tour, admission includes a helpful visitors guide, and self-guided tours of the gardens, Gate Lodge and Corbin Conservatory. Ticket Prices

  • Non-Member Adult 18+: $15
  • Non-Member Youth (ages 6-17): $6
  • Stan Hywet Members: Free
  • Group Tours
  • Purchase this ticket upon arrival
  • Museums For All Program: Stan Hywet participates in the Museums for All program. Admission is $3 for any guest (for up to four guests, 18 & over) who presents the U.S. government-issued electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT)  card upon arrival. Youth and children accompanying the EBT card-holder are free.

2019 Museums for All reduced admission is made possible through the generous support of the Huntington-Akron Foundation.


Gardens, Gate Lodge & Conservatory

  • Our 2020 season is delayed. 
  • Please note that the Gate Lodge is closed 

[SEASON DELAYED] Enjoy Stan Hywet’s historic grounds and gardens at your own pace on this self-guided tour. This tour includes all gardens, the Gate Lodge, and Corbin Conservatory.

Ticket Prices

  • Non-Member Adult 18+: $12
  • Non-Member Youth (ages 6-17): $5
  • Stan Hywet Members: Free
  • Group Tours
  • Purchase this ticket upon arrival

Gate Lodge Self-Guided Tour

  • The Gate Lodge is closed for restoration. Due to the pandamic, opening is delayed; we open to open this year with the new Gate Lodge exhibit, Henrietta Seiberling: A Spark for a Movement.

[SEASON DELAYED] This special exhibit celebrates and recounts the founding of Alcoholics Anonymous and acknowledges the Gate Lodge as a monument to a movement that has positively impacted individuals and their families since 1935.

Ticket Prices

  • Non-Members: $6
  • Stan Hywet Members: Free
  • Purchase this ticket upon arrival

Additional Discounts

Students: receive youth pricing with a valid college ID.

Seniors (60+): 50% off any tour on Tuesdays only. Please purchase your ticket in person upon arrival to receive the Tuesday senior discount. This discount is not available online. This senior discount does not apply to any of our special events:  Teas, Easter Egg Hunt & Breakfast, Mother's Day, Father's Day Car Show, Off the Vine, Molto Bello Car Show, Ohio Mart, Murder in the Mansion, and Deck the Hall.

Military and First Responders (Firefighters, Police, EMTs): 50% off any regular daytime tour with military ID. Discount not available online. The military/first responder discount does not apply to any of our special events:  Teas, Easter Egg Hunt & Breakfast, Mother's Day, Father's Day Car Show,  Off the Vine, Molto Bello Car Show, Ohio Mart, Murder in the Mansion, and Deck the Hall. To receive this discount for a regular daytime tour, you  must purchase your ticket in person when you arrive.

AAA: $1.00 off of any adult ticket price with AAA card. The AAA discount does not apply to any of our special events: Teas, Easter Egg Hunt & Breakfast, Mother's Day, Father's Day Car Show, Off the Vine, Molto Bella Car Show, Ohio Mart, Murder in the Mansion, and Deck the Hall. To receive this discount for a regular daytime tour, you must purchase your ticket in person when you arrive.

Note: The above discounts do not apply to special events or public programs. This includes Teas, Egg Hunt, Egg Hunt & Breakfast, Father's Day Car Show, Off the Vine, Molto Bella Car Show, Ohio Mart, Murder in the Mansion and Deck the Hall. 

  • Stan Hywet is CLOSED Jan.- March. Our season is normally April-December, but our 2020 season opening has been delayed due to the Coronavirus pandemic.  Visitors may take walks in the garden, Wed.-Fri.  See info. at the top of this page.

  • CLOSED on Easter,  Memorial Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year's Eve, & New Year's Day.


From time to time, photos will be taken of guests visiting Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens. We reserve the right to use these photos for communication, promotional and marketing purposes.