Glensheen Mansion is OPEN

For self-guided tours at reduced capacity

Health and Safety Message to All Guests:

  • Effective August 3, per new CDC guidance on masking, the University of Minnesota is reinstituting the requirement that all students, staff, faculty, contractors, and visitors to our campuses, offices, and facilities, statewide, wear facial coverings while indoors, regardless of your vaccination status. Masks or facial coverings are not required outdoors.
  • Guests are expected to self-screen before arriving.
  • Please continue to take important public health precautions. Despite increases in vaccination rates and the slowing pace of COVID-19 infections in Minnesota, the pandemic continues. Please continue to be cautious and stay home if you are sick.

What does this mean for taking a tour?

  • Self-guided Classic tours are available for pre-purchase online. Specific dates and times are not assigned to tour tickets allowing for more visitor flexibility
  • Self-guided Full Mansion tour tickets are only available for purchase onsite.
  • To monitor mansion capacity during self-guided tours, all guests must check-in at the Ticket House.
  • Admittance into the mansion will be staggered based on mansion capacities at the time. Please note, there may be wait times. 

Additional Information

Do you have more questions? We will try to answer them in more detail below:

Glensheen’s Full Safety Plan

FAQs – Visiting Glensheen during COVID

University of Minnesota’s COVID-19 Updates

Glensheen is following guidance and safety procedures issued by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, State of Minnesota, University of Minnesota, and the American Alliance of Museums.