Special Tours


Behind-the-Scenes Tours

Saturday & Sunday, January 13 & 14
Saturday & Sunday, March 10 & 11
Saturday & Sunday, May 19 & 20

• Tours depart both days at 1, 2, 3, & 4 p.m.
• Tours in Spanish are offered on Sunday, March 11, at 2:30 & 3:30 p.m.
• Free; tour sizes are limited and space is available on a first-come, first-served basis

What's in the basement you ask? This tour will show you! See basements and other areas that are seldom seen by the public.

Hour-long tours are free, but space on each tour is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Please note: The tour includes multiple staircases that cannot accommodate visitors with limited mobility.


Flirting with History

Sunday, February 11, 12 to 4 p.m.

• Free; no reservation required. Traditional picnic setups only (no umbrellas, pop-ups, grills, radios, or access to electricity).

Celebrate all forms of love at the Homestead this February! Hear romantic, funny, and heartbreaking stories about love. The event will feature readings of historic letters from the Workman & Temple families, lessons in decorum on the dance floor, decoding the meaning of flowers, and more! Bring a picnic to enjoy in the museum's gardens.

*Please note that food will not be for sale at this event. And please, no alcohol or pets.