Visits & Tours

Public Tours

See the schedule to the right.

Private Tours

Private group tours of the mansion may be arranged. Call 314-664-3400 to schedule a tour for any day and time. Tours take about 1 hour and 15 minutes. For groups of 15 or more people, the cost is $20 per person. For groups with less than 15 people, the cost is $300.

Organize a Private Tour

More Video

2023 Public Tour Schedule

The April through September tours are $20 for adults, $10 for kids 6-12 and free for kids under 6.

The October through November tours are $25 for adults, $10 for kids 6-12 and free for kids under 6.

The Compton Heights/Compton Hill tours in May are $35 per person in advance (via Eventbrite) or $45 day of.

The Christmas tours in December are $40 per person in advance or $50 day of.

Advanced tickets are sold through Eventbrite.

Flat-soled Shoes Only – No Small-Tipped Heels

Due to the delicate condition of the original golden oak flooring throughout the Mansion, high-heeled shoes are not allowed indoors at the Magic Chef. This is a zero tolerance area. You and your guests may bring ballet-type slippers or flats and leave the heels outside or in the car (there is no "shoe check" or "coat check" unless you arrange one). You must advise your guests of this policy in advance so they can select appropriate alternative shoes. Any damage caused by shoes of any type will be charged to you. Be comfortable! Wear flat-heeled shoes! Your feet and our floors will thank you.