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Tours of Highfield Hall & Gardens

Group Tours & Estate Walks

Estate walks are held on the first and third Sundays of the month, May - October from 12:30 - 1:30 PM, weather permitting.

Garden tours are offered during our spring, summer and fall open house events and the Hydrangea Festival held in July, weather permitting.

Regularly scheduled docent-led walking tours are free with admission.

Pre-scheduled docent-led Highfield Hall & Gardens tours are available year-round for group tours of 5 people or more. Please call 508-495-1878 x 303 or email Jennifer Nemec to schedule a tour. Please plan at least one week in advance for private tours. We also welcome bus tours with two weeks advance notice.

Frequently Asked Questions

We recommend allowing 45 minutes for a self-guided tour of the mansion and art exhibitions and an additional hour to explore the gardens and grounds. However, if you choose to take a docent-led tour, plan for 2-3 hours to discover the property.

Docent-led estate tours are offered free with admission on the first and third Sunday of the month from through October at 12:30 -1:30 PM, weather permitting.

Gardens tours are offered during spring, summer and fall open houses at 1:30 PM, weather permitting. Contact us for additional details and to schedule a group or private tour.

We do not have a café on the property, but you’re welcome to bring a picnic and enjoy it under one of the beautiful beech trees, on the covered porch overlooking the back lawn, or on a bench in the gardens. There are many local restaurants in Falmouth within a 10-minute walk where you can enjoy a meal or purchase food for a picnic.

Highfield Hall is wheelchair accessible. Some of the garden paths are partially wheelchair accessible. For detailed information about access with special needs, please call 508-495-1878, ext. 2 or email visitorservices@highfieldhall.org.

Only certified service animals are permitted in the mansion. However, other leashed pets are permitted on the grounds. There are numerous dog-friendly trails in Beebe Woods, which start behind Highfield Hall & Gardens.

We welcome you to take photos and share your visit to Highfield Hall & Gardens, especially on social media. We’d love that! Connect with us @HighfieldHallFalmouth on Instagram, @HighfieldHall on Twitter and Facebook. #HighfieldHallFalmouth

Accessibility

Highfield Hall & Gardens embraces and welcomes all visitors. Handicapped parking is available in front of the house and the mansion is wheelchair accessible. Please inquire about the best way to view the gardens. Feel free to contact us regarding group visits so we can better serve you. Call 508-495-1878 ext. 2 or email visitorservices@highfieldhall.org.

Botanical Fainting Couch at Highfield Hall & Gardens

Sunday Estate Walks

May 5 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 12:30pm on Sunday, repeating until June 16, 2019

Sunday Estate Walks

May 19 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 12:30pm on Sunday, repeating until June 16, 2019

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Summer 2019

A one-of-a-kind Patrick Dougherty stick sculpture will be displayed on the Highfield front lawn!

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