Public tours of the Vanderbilt family’s living quarters in the Mansion are offered regularly during Museum hours. Public tours can be purchased from Admissions on a first-come, first-served basis.
The number of guests on each tour is limited to 12, so space on tours may sell out.
Tours are not recommended for children under 8.
For pricing see our visitor’s guide.
Perfect for those interested in history and art, this tour takes your group through the Mansion’s grand living quarters. Guests will see more than 15 rooms on the tour, carefully preserved to its Jazz Age grandeur, and learn about the history of Mr. Vanderbilt and his family.
For more adventurous groups, this tour is a must! This tour will take your group through the three historic museum buildings on the estate, where you will learn about Mr. Vanderbilt’s expeditions around the world during which he collected the thousands of natural history specimens and cultural artifacts highlighted on the tour.
Please provide one week advance notice to book a private tour.
For further information about scheduling your private tour, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or complete the form below.