About the Estate Tour

Our 2018 Tour Season runs May 13th-December 2nd. Advance reservations for tours are HIGHLY recommended!

Tours are available Tuesday - Saturday, 10:00 am-2:30 pm and Sunday, 12:00 pm-2:30 pm. Actual tour times can vary based on reservations and the day.  Ring our reservation line at (262) 968-4110 for the exact tour times for any specific day. 

This season, included in your admission rate, you will have the rare opportunity to see many of Lynn Fontanne's marvelous gowns, dresses and accessories displayed in the Lunts' home.  We are honored to have these items on loan through the Fashion Department of Mount Mary University.  This is an experience that cannot be duplicated elsewhere other than on the estate of Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne.

The Lunt-Fontanne Program Center is open (free of charge) to the public during the tour season from 9 am to 5 pm Tuesday - Saturday and 11 am - 5 pm on Sundays. Do stop in to learn more about the Lunts and to visit our lovely Museum Store.

Admission Rates

Tour guests are placed in small comfortable groups and are led through the estate by our knowledgeable docents, offering an engaging and personal experience for everyone who visits Ten Chimneys.

Full Estate Tour: $35 per person

The Full Estate Tour provides the optimum Ten Chimneys experience. This tour includes the three-story Main House, the rustic Studio, the Enchanting Cottage, the restored gardens, and the exteriors of the Poolhouse, Greenhouse, and Creamery. Guests should allow two (2) hours, including a shuttle ride to and from the estate.

Main House Only Tour: $28 per person

This tour is designed for those who may have difficulty traversing the full estate, and features the fourteen rooms in the Main House. Guests should allow ninety minutes, including a shuttle ride to and from the estate.

Champagne & Canapé Tour: $50 per person (Spring/Summer Tour Season Only)

The Full Estate Tour ending with champagne and canapés, served either in our Program Center with a beautiful view of the Kettle Moraine or on the Cottage porch overlooking the Estate (at our staff's discretion). Advance reservations are a must. Guests should allow two and a half hours, including a shuttle ride to and from the estate.

Group Rates for 20+ Guests

Group rates are extended for advance reservation to groups of 20 or more guests. Learn more about group tours

After Your Tour is Booked


Map of Genesis Depot

Directions and Tour Season

You’ll find us in bucolic Genesee Depot, Wisconsin.

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The Arrival Hall Murals

Dining & Lodging

Area establishments ready to offer hospitality during your visit.

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Purses in the Museum Store

Museum Store

Our store offers only the most delightful things, representing the style, values, and legacy of Broadway’s most beloved couple.

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What is Ten Chimneys?

Ten Chimneys, the estate lovingly created by theatre legends Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne, is open to the public as a world-class house museum with a progressive mission to serve the arts.

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Reservations: 262-968-4110
General: 262-968-4161

PO Box 225, Genesee Depot 53127
S43 W31575 Depot Road
Genesee Depot, WI 53127

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