Mansion Tours

Hempstead House Rear Facade

Hempstead House

See the grand rooms inside the massive 50,000-square-foot Tudor-style mansion, the former summer residence of Howard Gould (1912-1917) and later Daniel and Florence Guggenheim (1917-1930).

Tour Schedule – Winter 2023

Tours are available on the following dates at 12pm and 1:30pm.  Each tour runs approximately 45 minutes.

Wednesday, January 11 – 12pm only
Saturday, January 14
Sunday, January 15
Saturday, January 21
Sunday, January 22
Saturday, January 28
Saturday, February 11
Sunday, February 12
Saturday, February 18
Sunday, February 19
Saturday, February 25
Sunday, February 26

Hempstead House Tours are $10 per person, payable at the Welcome Center
Tickets are available for purchase day-of only – advance ticket sales are not available 
Entrance to the Preserve is free for Conservancy members; $15 per car for non-members

Please note:
Hempstead House tours are designed for adults and 10 year olds and up, but all ages are welcome. Photography is allowed.

Falaise – closed for the season

Falaise tours are available on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays at 12, 1, 2 and 3pm from June through October.

This cliff-side French Norman-style mansion was the residence of Captain Harry F. Guggenheim and his wife, Alicia Patterson, founder of Newsday. Explore the exquisite artwork, antiques, and furnishings inside one of the most inviting mansions on the Gold Coast.

Falaise tour tickets are $15 per person, payable at the Welcome Center
Tickets are available for purchase day-of only – advance ticket sales are not available 
Entrance to the Preserve is free for Conservancy members; $15 per car for non-members

Please note:
Falaise tours are designed for adults and 12 year olds and up; younger children are not permitted; photography is not allowed. This historic home has limited handicap access.