Hours of Operation


Hours of Operation

The grounds and the Great House are open daily to the public.  The admission gate is open 9:30 am to 4:00 pm.  Great House tours are on the hour, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.

For complete information, please see Plan Your Visit.

Great House tours
Are on the hour from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Please plan to arrive at the Visitor Center 15 minutes before tour time. Tours are approximately 45 minutes in length.

Gift Shop
Is open daily from 11:00 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Dining Room

The Dining Room is open for lunch daily from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Jessie Ball DuPont Memorial Library
Is open to researchers (by appointment only) on weekdays from 9:00 a.m. to 5 :00 p.m.

The Beach & Overlook
The road to the overlook and beach is open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., weather permitting.

Nature Trails
All of the six nature trails are open during normal visitor hours.

The Gristmill operates on the second Saturday in the month from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m., April to October, weather permitting.