Eugene O'Neill NHS Reduces Days Open
Due to limited budget cuts, Eugene O'Neill NHS will only be taking reserved tours for 10 AM & 2PM on Fridays and Sundays only. We are still open on Saturdays without reservations. Pick up our shuttle at 10, 12 & 2 at 205 Railroad Ave, Danville (Museum).
Operating Hours & Seasons
Visiting The Site
Guided tours of Tao House are offered Fridays at 10:00 am or 2:00 pm by advance reservation only. Tours are free and include transportation to/from the park. Please allow 2½ hours for your visit. We suggest you contact us at least two weeks in advance to schedule your tour. Same day reservations are sometimes available. For questions regarding change in operating hours you can download the press release here.
Self-guided tours are offered on Saturdays. Advance reservations are not required. Shuttles leave from downtown Danville at 10:00 am, 12:00 pm and 2:00 pm on a first-come, first-served basis. Please allow 1¾ hours for your visit.
Closed on Thanksgiving Day (November 28th, 2013), Christmas Day (December 25th, 2013), and New Year's Day (January 1, 2014).
Reservations are required for guided tours of the site. Self-guided tours are offered on "Saturdays Without Reservations." Due to the location of this park, all visitors are required to take a free National Park Service shuttle from the town of Danville to tour the historic home and grounds. Visitors are not permitted to drive their personal/private vehicles to the site.
Did You Know?
Eugene O’Neill was honored with a $1.00 United States Postage Stamp in 1967? Only five other playwrights have been so honored (including Shakespeare!).