About the Estate Tour

We are thrilled to again be open to the public!  Tours are currently available Tuesdays through Saturdays at 10:00 am and 2:30 pm, and on Sundays at 12:00 pm and 2:30 pm. Additional tour times MAY be added - actual times can vary based on reservations and the day.  ADVANCE RESERVATIONS ARE HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!  Ring our reservation line at (262) 968-4110 for the exact tour times on a specific day. We are closed on Mondays.

We are committed to everyone's safety as our first priority.  Protocols include all visitors wearing face masks that fully cover your nose and mouth when inside any of our buildings or shuttle, social distancing to the extent possible based on the area you are in, having your temperature taken when checking in for a tour and regular cleaning of all areas before and after tours.

Our Program Center hours are Tuesdays through Saturdays 9 am to 5 pm and Sundays 11 am to 5 pm.  We are closed on Mondays.  Please stop in to learn more about Ten Chimneys and the Lunts and 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 Pool House, Greenhouse, and Creamery. Guests should allow two (2) hours, including a shuttle ride to and from the estate.  In addition, all exhibits in the Program Center are available for your viewing, along with the movie the Lunts starred in, The Guardsman.

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.  In addition, all exhibits in the Program Center are available for your viewing, along with the movie the Lunts starred in, The Guardsman.

Champagne & Canapé Tour: $50 per person (not available in 2021)

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 required. Guests should allow two and a half hours, including a shuttle ride to and from the estate.  In addition, all exhibits in the Program Center are available for your viewing, along with the movie the Lunts starred in, The Guardsman.

Program Center Exhibits:  $10 per person

All exhibits in the Program Center highlighting more about the lives of Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne, their work and plays are available for your viewing, along with a number of their lovely belongings.  In addition, you can watch the one movie they starred in and were each nominated for an Academy Award, The Guardsman.  (The exhibits and movie are automatically included if you are taking a tour.)

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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