Glendower Historic Mansion Group Tours

Glendower Historic Mansion

Group Tours at the Glendower Historic Mansion

When: By appointment only, for groups of 20 or more (minimum 20 people). These tours are available during the hours of 10 am-4 pm Tuesday-Friday, and Saturday 10 am to 5 pm. Individual tours are available on a drop-in basis seasonally - Click here for hours and information.

Where: Glendower Historic Mansion, 105 Cincinnati Avenue, Lebanon, OH 45036 (Please note that Glendower is NOT Handicap Accessible)

Details: The Glendower Historic Mansion, c1845, is one of the finest examples of residential Greek Revival architecture in the country. It sits on a hill overlooking Historic Downtown Lebanon and is rich with beauty and history. A tour of this mansion is guided by a knowledgeable docent and takes about one hour. During December the mansion is professionally decorated for Christmas.

Cost: Group rate is $6 per person for groups (minimum 20 people). During December the group rate is $8 per person. Admission for the bus driver is complimentary.

To book a group tour or for more information, call 513-932-1817 or email us at wchs@wchsmuseum.org. For lunch and tour combination packages, we have several choices---call for pricing and options -- sorry, no lunch option during December. 513-932-1817 or wchs@wchsmuseum.org

Traditional Afternoon Tea and Craft Package

Includes a traditional afternoon tea, an herbal sachet craft, and a tour of the mansion. Available SPRING through SEPTEMBER only by advance appointment.

The Tea: Enjoy a traditional afternoon British tea, all served on china: Assortment of hot teas, lemonade and coffee.
First course: cucumber sandwiches on white bread, pimento cheese on wheat bread and compound herbal butter on rye (no seeds).
Second course: British jam cake.
Last course: Assortment of dainty cookies.
The tea includes a talk about the tradition of the afternoon tea and the types of teas being served. Recipe cards will be available for some of the foods as a take-away. 

The Craft: Following the tea, craft your own herbal sachet from a selection of dried herbs. Herb sachets help keep moths away and impart a pleasant fragrance into dresser drawers and closets. 

The Tour: Lastly, enjoy a guided tour of the mansion.

Cost: All of the above for $25.00 per person, minimum 15 people, maximum 30.