Brucemore, National Historic Site And Cultural Center

Becoming Brucemore: A Walk Through History

Location: Brucemore
Time: 10:30 AM to 12:30 AM
2160 Linden Dr. SE
Cedar Rapids, Iowa

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Next Upcoming Date: Sunday, June 26 2022

June

26

2022

Upcoming Dates For This Event:
  • Sunday, June 26
  • Thursday, June 30
  • Friday, July 1
  • Saturday, July 2
  • Sunday, July 3
  • Thursday, July 7
  • Friday, July 8
  • Saturday, July 9
  • Sunday, July 10
  • Thursday, July 14

This summer, experience the history of the estate like never before. Guided by staff, this 45-minute outdoor walking tour will share a century of stories – from the widow who built the mansion to the stewards preserving the site today. Learn about the families who called the mansion home, see preservation in action all around the site, enjoy the inspiration of the gardens and landscape, and rediscover the modern impact of Brucemore on Eastern Iowa.

This summer, experience the history of the estate like never before. Guided by staff, this 45-minute outdoor walking tour will share a century of stories – from the widow who built the mansion to the stewards preserving the site today. Learn about the families who called the mansion home, see preservation in action all around the site, enjoy the inspiration of the gardens and landscape, and rediscover the modern impact of Brucemore on Eastern Iowa.
Admission: 
$10 per adult
$5 per student
Brucemore members receive a discount- please “sign-in” or call (319) 362-7375.
Dates and Times: Tours begin June 2!
Thursdays – Saturdays with start times at 10:30 AM and 12:30 PM
Sundays with start times at 12:30 and 2:30 PM

Dates and Times July 11 – August 28, 2022:
Thursdays – Fridays with start times at 10:30 AM and 1:30 PM
Saturdays with start times at 10:30 AM, 12:30 PM, and 2:30 PM
Sundays with start times at 12:30 and 2:30 PM

The mansion will be closed beginning June 1, 2022, to allow a geothermal system to be installed to replace an aging boiler system. The mansion will re-open in the fall of 2022.