3 Great Ways to Visit
Fonthill Castle for the Holidays

Daily Winter Wonderland Guided Tours
$15 Adult

$13 Senior (65 and up)
$10 Student
$8 Youth (6-17)
Free Child (5 and under)
Free BCHS Member Adult

November 19 – November 20 2022
November 22 – November 27, 2022
November 29 – December 2, 2022
December 6 – December 9, 2022
December 13 – December 16, 2022
December 20 – December 23, 2022
December 27 – December 30, 2022

Mercer Museum & Fonthill Castle will be closed:
Thursday, November 24, 2022 (Thanksgiving Day)
Sunday, December 25, 2022 (Christmas Day)
Monday, December 26, 2022
Sunday, January 1, 2023 (New Year’s Day)
Monday, January 2, 2023

Starting on Saturday, November 19th on all weekdays throughout this holiday season, our daily one-hour guided tours of historic Fonthill Castle showcase Henry Mercer’s home decked for the holidays while sharing the history of Mercer and the construction of this unique property. Tours are 60 minutes and guided.

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.

Buy Fonthill Castle Daily Tour Tickets

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


Holiday Lights Meander Days
$20 Adult

$15 BCHS Member Adult
$10 Youth (6-17)
$5 Child (5 and under)

Saturdays & Sundays:
December 3 & December 4, 2022
December 10 & December 11, 2022
December 17 & December 18, 2022
10:00 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Time slots every 10 minutes (Each slot is 45-minutes long)

Special Hours:
Saturday, December 24, 2022 (Christmas Eve)
Saturday, December 31, 2022 (New Year’s Eve)
10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Time slots every 10 minutes (Each slot is 45-minutes long)

Offered on Saturdays and Sundays from December 3 through December 31, these special days allow you to explore the 2022 Holiday Lights Meander tour route at your own pace!

Our knowledgeable tour guides are available along the holiday route to answer questions and make this a seasonal experience to remember for the whole family.

Buy 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. 


Fonthill Castle Guided Evening Tours
$25 Adult
$20 BCHS Member Adult
$10 Youth (6-17)
$5 Child (5 and under)

Thursdays: December 8, 15, 22 & 29, 2022
Wednesday, December 28, 2022
Tour times begin at 5:00 p.m.
Last tour is at 6:45 p.m.

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.

Buy Fonthill Castle Evening Tours Tickets

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


For all holiday events:

Please note there are steep stairs and narrow, uneven passageways on all tours of Fonthill Castle. Please notify us if your group includes individuals with accessibility needs.

Please arrive 10 minutes prior to your start time. Late arrivals may not be accommodated and you will forfeit your timed ticket.

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

Advanced tickets are highly recommended, as our holiday events sell out every year.

 

2022 Holidays at Fonthill Castle is generously sponsored by:

 

 

                                                         

                                

 

 

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The Mercer Museum and Fonthill annually welcome visitors from all 50 states.
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• Fonthill Castle will be closed from Tuesday, January 3, 2023 through Friday, January 6, 2023 to dismantle our holiday decorations.
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