Tours and Exhibits

All tours are appropriate for ages 6 and up. For a list of tours designed specifically for families, please visit the Kids and Family Events page .

DAYTIME MANSION TOURS
Monday through Friday at 1pm
Saturdays at 12, 1, 2 and 3pm
Enjoy a guided tour of the mansion including views of the Great Stairs, Great Hall, Withdrawing Room, Breakfast Room, Billiard Room, Gentlemen's Sitting Room, Servant, and Family Chambers. $12, $6 ages 5-12, members free.

“My Farm at Waltham”: The Gore Place App
The Gore Place app is an engaging self-guided tour of the grounds that shares the story of the landscape and farming in early New England. Walk around the 45 acres of Gore Place to take the tour in person and imagine the land called “My Farm at Waltham” as it once was 200 years ago, or take it as a virtual tour from anywhere in the world!



Friday, August 8, 7:30pm
Full Moon Tour: Life in Austen's Time
A guide in period dress will tell stories of life in the Regency Period you view the principal rooms of the beautiful Gore mansion including the Great Hall, Great Stairs, Library, Withdrawing Room, Gentelmen's Sitting Room, Billiards Room, and the Guest and Master Bed Chambers. See why Gore Place has been referred to as the “ Monticello of the North.” $15, $10 members and ages 5 to 12 purchase now!

Friday, September 19, 7:30pm
Talk Like A Pirate Day
(see listing in kids-and-family)

Friday, October 10, 7:30pm
Frightful Friday, Ghost Stories
$15, $10 members and ages 12 and under

Friday, October 17, 7:30pm
Frightful Friday, Ghost Stories
$15, $10 members and ages 12 and under

Friday, October 24, 7:30pm
Frightful Friday, Ghost Stories
$15, $10 members and ages 12 and under

Friday, November 28, 7:30pm
Evening Tour, Not Another Bite
$15, $10 members and ages 5 to 12

Directions: Gore Place is located at 52 Gore Street in Waltham, Massachusetts just off Route 20. From I-90 (Mass Pike) take exit 17 to Watertown Square. Turn left onto Route 20 (Main Street). Travel 1~1/4 miles to Gore Street. From Route 128/I-95 exit 26 to Route 20 east (Main Street) 3~1/2 miles to Gore Street.

By Public Transportation: Gore Place is accessible by public transportation via the MBTA 70 and 70A bus Warren Street Stop.

 


 
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