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Guided Tours and Programs

SEASONAL PROGRAMS

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TOUR EXPERIENCES
May 26–October 16


Guest of the Cranes

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday | 11AM, 1 & 3PM Friday & Saturday | 11AM & 1PM Members: $5. Nonmembers: $15.
It’s 1929 and you’ve just arrived after a long journey to see the famous Great House and visit your friends, the Crane family. A member of the household staff greets you at the door and in-troduces you to all the leisure and entertainment the estate has to offer during your stay.

A Cupola with a View
Tuesday—Saturday | 12NOON Members: $10. Nonmembers: $20.
The climactic moment of this experience is climbing the spiral staircase to the Cupola and out onto the roof top. Take in the expansive view and learn more about the long and rich history of the land prior to the Crane ownership. Make your friends envious by posting your rooftop selfies on social media.

Hot and Cold (starts June 3)
Wednesdays | 2PM Saturdays | 9:30AM Members: $10. Nonmembers: $20.
Go behind the scenes to see the inner workings of this techno-logically advanced summer home and see what help make this modern 20th century American country house tick.

A Curator’s Castle Hill
Fridays, June 26, July 31, August 28, September 25 & October 16 | 12:30—2PM Members: $20. Nonmembers: $30
Learn about the history-detective work that goes into the res-toration of the Crane’s 59-room mansion! Take a closer look at objects in the Great House with a member of our curatorial team to catch a unique glimpse into the past. A perfect tour for the decorative arts, architecture, and art history aficionados.

Beyond the Great House (starts June 7)
Sundays| 9:30AM & 12:30PM Members: $20. Nonmembers: $30
This is the ultimate behind-the-scenes experience of much of the estate by electric golf cart. Peek into the outbuildings that supported the estate then and today. You’ll have access to the old dairy, the barns, chauffeur’s garage, and ice house to name a few. The tour begins from the Casino Complex. Closed-toed shoes are recommended.

The Cat’s Meow (starts July 3)
Fridays, July & August | 10:30AM Members: $5. Nonmembers: $15. Children FREE. Backpack babies welcome.
How do you like to spend your summer vacation? On this interactive tour for younger visitors and their families, join a member of the Crane’s household staff to explore what made this a relaxing summer home. Peak into some of their private rooms and discover the family cat’s favorite hiding places!


UPCOMING PROGRAMS

July 7, 2015 | Tuesday - Thursday, 11AM, 1PM & 3PM, Friday and Sa
Guest of the Cranes

Member: $5. Nonmember: $15 978.356.4351 x 4049

July 7, 2015 | 12-1PM
A Cupola with a View

Member: $10. Nonmember: $20 978.356.4351 x 4049

July 8, 2015 | Tuesday - Thursday, 11AM, 1PM & 3PM, Friday and Sa
Guest of the Cranes

Member: $5. Nonmember: $15 978.356.4351 x 4049

July 8, 2015 | 12-1PM
A Cupola with a View

Member: $10. Nonmember: $20 978.356.4351 x 4049

July 8, 2015 | 2-3:15PM
Hot and Cold

Member: $10. Nonmember: $20 978.356.4351 x 4049

July 9, 2015 | 12-1PM
A Cupola with a View

Member: $10. Nonmember: $20 978.356.4351 x 4049

July 9, 2015 | 7-9PM
Castle Hill Picnic Concerts

Member: $20/car. Nonmember: $30/car. 978.356.4351 x4015

July 9, 2015 | 1-3PM
Let's Make A Field Guide! What We Find at the Beach

Member: $5. Nonmember: $10 978.810.5892

July 9, 2015 | Tuesday - Thursday, 11AM, 1PM & 3PM, Friday and Sa
Guest of the Cranes

Member: $5. Nonmember: $15 978.356.4351 x 4049

July 10, 2015 | 12-1PM
A Cupola with a View

Member: $10. Nonmember: $20 978.356.4351 x 4049

July 10, 2015 | Tuesday - Thursday, 11AM, 1PM & 3PM, Friday and Sa
Guest of the Cranes

Member: $5. Nonmember: $15 978.356.4351 x 4049

July 10, 2015 | 10:30-11:30AM
The Cat's Meow

Member: $5. Nonmember: $10. Children FREE. Backpack babies welcome. 978.356.4351 x 4049

July 10, 2015 | 8-9:30PM
A Friday for Fireflies! Kid's Night Hike

Member: Adult: $10; Child: $5 Nonmember: Adult: $15; Child: $10 978.810.5892

July 11, 2015 | 12-1PM
A Cupola with a View

Member: $10. Nonmember: $20 978.356.4351 x 4049

July 11, 2015 | 9:30-10:45AM
Hot and Cold

Member: $10. Nonmember: $20 978.356.4351 x 4049

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