Tour Details


Self-guided Christmas Tours | Friday, November 12 – Saturday, January 8, 2022

Open Daily | 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Last Full Mansion tour ticket sold at 4:30 pm

CLOSED November 25 + December 24 & 25


About the Full Mansion tour

See over 25 Christmas Trees & I-spy 25+ hidden elves,

This self-guided tour showcases all five floors of the mansion,

Explore the previously closed Third Floor and Attic,

Wander the 12-acre lakeside estate,

Be sure to enjoy the extras, and

Soak in the luxurious interiors, and stories of the Congdon family.


This tour is a self-guided experience of the lower level, first floor, second floor, third floor, and attic.

Grounds Admission is included with the purchase of any mansion tour. 

Interpretive signage and downloadable app with audio tour available.

The signage and app include all of your favorite information from the guided tours!

Est. Time: 1.5 hours.



Due to limited capacity, Full Mansion tours may sell out and may not be available at the time of your visit.

For a higher likelihood of Full Mansion tour availability, we recommend:

  • Visiting on a weekday.
  • For weekend visits, try a Sunday vs. a Saturday.
  • Late afternoons are usually the slowest time of day.

The last Full Mansion tour ticket sold at 4:30 pm.




Please visit our ACCESSIBILITY page to learn more about available accommodations. For additional information or to request accommodation, please contact us at 888-454-4536 or [email protected].



Thank you to Midwest Radio for their support of Glensheen’s Christmas season




OPEN DAILY | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Last Full Mansion tour ticket sold at 4:30 pm

Grounds and Gift Shop close at 6:00 pm

BONUS EVENING DATES | Dec. 19 - Dec. 22

Evening Candlelight Tours 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Outdoor Spirit of the Lights display | 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

CLOSED | Dec. 24 & Dec. 25

Tour operations will resume on Sunday, Dec. 26


  • With General Membership $10
  • Adult $30
    16 & up
  • Senior $28
    62 & up
  • Veteran $28
  • Youth $19
    6-15 years old
  • Child FREE
    5 & under

”I had been on a tour when I was a young girl and thought it would be fun to go again as an adult. We had a most excellent guide, Wes.“

”My boyfriend and I did the full house tour and loved it. I can't imagine Glensheen not sparking the imagination of anyone.“

”I LOVE this place! The history, grandeur, it's magnificence is so breathtaking. I visit as often as I can.“


Come see why Glensheen Mansion, perched on the shore of Lake Superior, is the most visited historic home in Minnesota.

3300 London Road
Duluth, MN 55804