Eugene O'Neill NHS Reduces Days Open
We will be closed for tours on Sunday 12/22, Friday 12/27 and Sunday 1/12/14.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?
Bordered by regional park land, Eugene O’Neill National Historic Site remains an open greenbelt area, much like when the O’Neills themselves lived here. Don’t be surprised to see black tailed mule deer, coyotes, bobcats, red-tailed hawks, or wild turkeys during your visit!