Frequently Asked Questions

Admission Fee:

Vanderbilt Mansion admission is $10 per person.

Tours are offered Thursday through Monday, between 10 AM and 4 PM. *No 12:00 tour* (Closed Tuesday and Wednesday)

Tickets for all tour times are purchased on-site in the Pavilion Visitor Center. Please note that Credit Cards are the only form of payment accepted.

Children 15 and under are Free

The Grounds and Formal Gardens are free and open everyday. Visit the Operating Hours and Seasons Page for hours.

Is the Senior Pass good at all the sites in Hyde Park?
The Interagency Annual, Senior, Access and Military Passes are sold and honored for free admission at all the National Park Service sites in Hyde Park.

Do I need to go on a guided tour?
Access to Vanderbilt Mansion is by guided tour only. All tours start in the Visitor Center.

Can Photos be taken inside the homes?
No flash photography


Last updated: April 3, 2022

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