Hours of Operation


Hours of Operation

Stratford Hall is open for Winter Operating Hours December 23, 2019 – March 15, 2020:
Open Daily, 10am – 4pm
Great House Guided Tours: 11am, 1pm, and 3pm
Self-Guided Audio Tours available daily.


Stratford Hall is closed Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Years Eve, and New Years Day.


Great House Tours – New Tour Times beginning July 1, 2019

Docent-led tours of the Great House are now offered daily at 11 am, 1 pm, and 3 pm. Please plan to arrive at the Visitor Center 15 minutes before tour time. Tours are approximately 60 minutes in length.

Self-guided audio tours are a combination of narrator and first-person voices, and introduces you to the history of the Lees and others who lived and labored at Stratford Hall.  Stop-by-stop, room-by-room, visitors will get first-hand insight into what happened in each location, who they would have seen, and how it all connects. The tour includes music, background noises, and actors portraying some of the characters who lived at Stratford Hall. Tours are self-guided, self-paced, and available during normal business hours. Length of tour is 75 minutes spread over 28 stops.  Visitors can choose where and what they want to see and hear as they walk through the historic grounds and house.

Audio tour produced by Sandpail Productions.

Stratford Hall is now offering a new American Sign Language tour, produced by Fornal Labs and translated by Purple Communications, displayed on a touch-screen device that showcases Stratford Hall’s audio tour content in ASL and with subtitles, and a map to guide the visitors to all of the 28 stops.


Gift Shop
Open daily from 10:00 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Dining Room

The Stratford Hall Dining Room lunch and dinner service is suspended. The To-Go Stratford Hall Camp Store is open daily from 10am – 3pm, located in the Dining Room Building. The Camp Store features to go lunch and snack items, perfect for a picnic on the grounds!


Jessie Ball DuPont Memorial Library
Is open to researchers (by appointment only) on weekdays from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


The Beach & Overlook
The road to the overlook and beach is open from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., weather permitting.


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


The Gristmill is currently closed.