tours and visits

Summer Season

Through August 24th the Mansion will open to the public every Saturday afternoon at 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. 

Private tours/visits may be arranged in advance. Please call (617) 442-2275 or email us at governorshirley@gmail.com for pricing and availability. 

Tours last approximately 45 minutes and include 10 rooms* on two floors. The Mansion is only accessible by stairs.

*Please note: The Lafayette Bed Chamber is temporarily closed while undergoing refurnishing. 

Off-Season (September-May)

By appointment only. Please call (617) 442-2275 or email us at governorshirley@gmail.com for pricing and availability.    

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The orchards, gardens, and grounds are free and open to the public year-round, from dawn until dusk. 

Admission

  • $8 for adults

  • $5 for students, seniors (65+) and  local Roxbury & Dorchester residents

  • Free any season for members of the Shirley-Eustis House Association. Active-duty military personnel and up to five family members tour for free during our Regular Season. Off season a discounted rate of $5.00 is offered to Blue Star Families. 

group tours

Group tours are available by appointment only. To inquire about availability and pricing please contact us at (617) 442-2275 or email governorshirley@gmail.com.                 

By touring the Mansion, Carriage House, and Grounds you agree to allow use of images intended for promotional use of the museum.  We respect your privacy so if you would like to opt out please let us know by contacting us with your name and the date and time of your visit.

Header Photo Credit: Magdelena Taber