Eugene O'Neill NHS Reduces Days Open
We will be closed for tours Mondays through Thursdays. Guided tours by reservation are on Fridays and Sundays at 10 & 2. We are still open on Saturdays without reservations. Pick up our shuttle at 10 AM, 12 PM & 2PM at 205 Railroad Ave, Danville (Museum).
Eugene O'Neill and Theatre
Nobel Prize for Literature
In 1936, Eugene O'Neill was the first American playwright to win the Nobel Prize for Literature. The Nobel Prize is the highest international recognition given to honor the creativity of the human mind. View O'Neill's Prize, and an English translation.
O'Neill's Long Day's Journey
Until he came to Tao House in Danville, California, Eugene O'Neill had been a wanderer. Read about O'Neill's life, trials, tribulations, and development into one of America's greatest playwrights.
American Drama Transformed
The Tao House Plays
O'Neill's Works on Film
View a comprehensive listing of selected readings for more information on Eugene O'Neill.
Did You Know?
While the O’Neills were in residence, the water supply at Tao House was from a natural spring in the Las Trampas Wilderness Area. Even the swimming pool was filled with natural spring water!