House and Garden Tours

Garden Tours

Forty-minute guided tours of the gardens are offered Wednesday through Sunday, mid-June through mid-August and every day July 4th week. Garden tours are included in the cost of admission. Tours begin on the Veranda at 1pm and are conducted by a member of The Fells landscape staff.

Historic House Tours

South HallHistoric tours of the Main House are offered seasonally during Main House Hours. Scheduled tours begin at 11am, noon, 2pm and 3pm. Check in at the Welcome Kiosk or Main House for the time of the next tour.

Watch a 15-minute video and take a docent-guided 40-minute tour of the 1891, 22-room house. Learn about Hay family history, the architecture and building phases of this Colonial Revival summer home, and discover what it was like to live on Lake Sunapee in the late 20th century.

VerandaFollowing your tour, browse the Gallery where there are rotating art exhibits throughout the season, visit the Shop and snack center, and enjoy the view of lake and mountain from the Veranda.