Meadow Brook Daily Tours

A guided tour of the 88,000 square foot house takes visitors on a journey through time. The unique features of the home reflect the opulence of the country estate era, including elaborately detailed carved wood and stone, handmade hardware and ceramic art tile, ornately molded and carved plaster ceilings, stained glass window insets, crystal and art glass lighting fixtures, and gold-plated bathroom fittings. And while the interiors reflect various historic styles, the house is equipped with every modern amenity available in the late 1920s. It was fully electric with a central heating system, two elevators, four kitchens and a full size home theatre.

In addition to daily Meadow Brook house tours, we also offer group tours, Holiday Walk tours, special tours, and youth tours.

Please note that Meadow Brook Hall will be closed on Monday, May 29 for Memorial Day and  Sunday, June 11 due to a private event. For additional closed dates, click here.

Meadow Brook General House Tour

Tour the family’s living quarters on the first three floors of The Hall.

April 1 through May 28, 2017

  • Monday through Friday at 11:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m.
  • Saturday and Sunday at 11:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m. & 3:00 p.m.

May 30 through September 3, 2017*

  • Daily at 11:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m. & 3:00 p.m.

* NEW! June 25 – 30 Meadow Brook in Bloom self-guided tours. The guided House tour is not available on these dates.

Meadow Brook Behind-the-Scenes Tour

Explore rarely seen areas of The Hall on this special tour which includes staff wings, bathrooms, closets and playrooms.

April 1 through May 28, 2017

  • Saturday and Sunday at 12:30 p.m. & 2:30 p.m.

May 30 through September 3, 2017*

  • Daily at 12:30 p.m., 1:30 p.m. & 2:30 p.m.

* NEW! June 25 – 30 Meadow Brook in Bloom self-guided tours. The Behind-the-Scenes tour is not available on these dates.

Meadow Brook Tour Admission

Meadow Brook tour tickets may be purchased in the Museum Store located inside Meadow Brook Hall. Tour reservations are not required. All guests must be accompanied by a tour guide. Meadow Brook house tours last approximately 1 to 1-1/2 hours, depending on the size of the group.

Single TourCombo Tour*
Adults$15.00$25.00
Seniors 62+$12.00$19.00
OU Faculty, Staff & Alumni$10.00$15.00
Active Military with ID$10.00$15.00
Youth (age 6-12)$7.50$10.00
Child (age 0-5)FreeFree
OU StudentFreeFree

*Please note that combo tours are not available after 1:00 pm

Visitors Needing Special Assistance

The Meadow Brook Hall General House Tour is barrier-free and wheelchair accessible. To arrange for sign language interpretation of a tour or a special lecture, call (248) 364-6200.

Visitors Guidelines

Smoking is not permitted inside Meadow Brook Hall. We ask that you not touch the art and furnishings to help preserve The Hall and its collections for the future. Strollers, umbrellas and large bags and backpacks must be checked at the Visitor Services Desk.

Photography

Non-flash interior photography for personal use is allowed during tours, community programs and special events at Meadow Brook Hall. Photography is permitted for private, noncommercial use only. Photographs may not be published, sold, reproduced, distributed or otherwise commercially exploited in any manner.

For the safety and comfort of our visitors and the protection of this National Historic Landmark, we ask that you be aware of your surroundings and stay in permitted areas only. Complete policy statements regarding photography, videotaping and sketching/drawing/painting are available at the Visitor Service Desk inside The Hall or by clicking here.

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For more information about Meadow Brook daily tours, call (248) 364-6200 or complete our contact form.