We will be extending our Holidays at Fonthill Castle display from January 9 – January 31, 2021.

Online tickets for Fonthill Castle are available below. If you are an existing ticket holder for any of our December holiday programs, a member of our museum team has contacted you to reschedule all existing tickets for use in the month of January.

All existing safety precautions, including the wearing of masks for all staff and guests, timed- ticket entry, and limited tour sizes will remain in effect.

Should you have any questions, please email us at info@mercermuseum.org.

Winter Wonderland:
Fonthill Castle Daily One-Hour Guided Tours

Beginning on January 11, 2021

Fonthill Castle Tickets

* Please Note: You can search for additional dates and times by clicking “Other Dates” and “Other Times”
within the ticketing platform. 

Throughout the month of January, our daily one-hour guided tours of historic Fonthill Castle will showcase Henry Mercer’s home decked out for the holidays while sharing the history of Mercer and the construction of this unbelievable property.

Fonthill Castle’s interior features Mercer’s renowned, handcrafted ceramic tiles designed at the height of the Arts and Crafts movement, and the castle serves as an early example of reinforced concrete architecture with forty-four rooms, two hundred windows and eighteen fireplaces.

Fonthill Castle is open seven days from 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m, with the last tour beginning at 3:45pm. All schedules are subject to change.

Please note there are steep stairs and narrow, uneven passageways on this tour.

Tours will be limited to 5 guests and one guide per timed entry to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience. Please arrive 10 minutes prior to your start time. Late arrivals may not be accommodated.

Advanced tickets are highly recommended. Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable and cannot be exchanged for a new date or time.

Holiday Lights Meander –
30-Minute “On Your Own” Timed Holiday Experience 

Saturdays & Sundays:

January 16 & 17, 2021

10 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. with 30-Minute timed entry slots, every 15 minutes

$20 Adults/$15 Member Adults/$10 Youth (6-17)/$5 Child (5 and under)

Holiday Lights Meander Tickets

* Please Note: You can search for additional dates and times by clicking “Other Dates” and “Other Times”
within the ticketing platform. 

Explore the special Holiday Lights Meander route with your loved ones and spend 30 minutes gazing at the splendor of the holiday decorations of historic Fonthill Castle on your own. Our knowledgeable tour guides will be available along the holiday route to make this a seasonal experience to remember for the whole family.

Please note there are steep stairs and narrow, uneven passageways on this route.

Tours will be limited to 6 per timed entry to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience. Please arrive 10 minutes prior to your start time. Late arrivals may not be accommodated.

Advanced tickets are highly recommended. Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable and cannot be exchanged for a new date or time.

 Fonthill Castle Guided Evening Tours

January 12, 13, 14, 2021

January 19 and 21 2021

Tour times begin at 5 p.m. 

$25 Adults/$15 Member Adults/$15 Youth

Fonthill Castle Evening Tour Tickets

* Please Note: You can search for additional dates and times by clicking “Other Dates” and “Other Times”
within the ticketing platform. 

Delight in the splendor of a guided historic evening tour at Fonthill Castle decked out for the holidays. Fonthill Castle was the home of Henry Chapman Mercer and an early example of reinforced concrete architecture. Discover Mercer’s renowned ceramic tiles during these intimate 45-minute guided historic tours of the castle’s unique rooms and artifacts.

Please note there are steep stairs and narrow, uneven passageways on this tour.

Tours will be limited to 5 guests and one guide in order to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience. Please arrive 10 minutes prior to your start time. Late arrivals may not be accommodated.

Advanced tickets are highly recommended. Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable and cannot be exchanged for a new date or time.

If you are unable to visit us in person, please enjoy our ‘Tree Look Book’.

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Fonthill Castle’s Winter Wonderland and Holiday Lights Meander
programs are generously supported by:

 

 

 

 

Alice and Bob Vernon

 

 

John Paton Inc.

ROLLO'S FACTS

More than 60 Early American trades are represented in the Mercer Museum.
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