Hours and Admission

Visiting with pets? Questions about parking? Please read over our Visitor Information page for answers to many of your questions about prohibited items, parking information, our pet policy, activities for young children and more.

2018 Regular Season Hours of Operation

May 12 through May 20 – Weekends Only
May 26 through October 21 – Open Daily

Hours of Operation – 10:00am – 5:30pm  
(last admission is 4:00pm)

Tickets are sold at the Front Gate and in the Gift Shop from 10:00 a.m. through 4:00 p.m. (You must be on the property by 4:00 p.m. at the latest if you’d like to tour the mansion.)

Trolleys depart from the Carriage House to the mansion every 15 minutes on the quarter hour until 4:45 p.m.* All buildings close at 5:30 p.m. Grounds close and property locks at 6:00 p.m.  Visit our Program Calendar for a list of events and programs! Some special events have different hours and admission rates.

*Please note on days we have evening weddings the last trolley to the mansion will depart at 4:15pm. The Lawns of Lucknow will close to Castle Visitors approximately 30 minutes prior to the start of the ceremony and remain closed during the ceremony. The interior of the mansion will remain open to visitors. Call ahead to plan your weekend trips.

2018 Regular Season Admission Rates

Purchase your tickets at the Front Gate located on Route 171. Follow signs on Route 171 for Castle in the Clouds main entrance.  Need Directions? Click here! We accept cash and all major credit cards for admission.

Adult $17 Senior (65+) $14
Child (5-17) $10 Child 4 & Under Free
Veteran* $12 Active Duty Military** Free

Pre-registered Groups – $12

*Plus 5 additional immediate family members at the same rate.
**We are a member of the Blue Star Museums. For information about who qualifies, click here.

Have you visited the Castle recently? We would love to hear from you! Fill out an online Visitor Feedback Form or download the  Visitor Feedback Form and mail it to:

Castle in the Clouds
Attn: Visitor Services
PO Box 687
Moultonborough, NH 03254