Hours & Fees


Museum Hours of Operation

Monday: Closed
Tuesday-Sunday: Grounds open from 10:00am till 4:30pm

Closed on November 14 for volunteer day.

Planning Your Visit
There are two tour options available.  The self-guided tour is available Tuesday-Sunday from 10:00am-4:30pm.  This is an “at your own pace” experience and does not include access inside the Farrell Wilson house or any of the buildings.  The docent guided tour is available once daily at 1:30pm.  A guide will take you through the Farrell Wilson house, around the grounds, and into the outbuildings.  See below for more information.

Docent Guided House Tours

A docent will take you on a guided tour of the Farrell Wilson house, the grounds, and outbuildings.

Monday: Closed
Tuesday – Sunday at 1:30pm

Docent Guided House Tours – $7.00 per person*
Students and children – $5.00 per person*
Children 4 and under – Free
Museum members – Free

*new prices effective 9/8/15

Reservations should be made for groups larger than six (6) people.  Call 972-881-0140 at least 24 hours in advance to reserve your tour time.

Self Guided Tours

Mondays: Closed
Tuesday – Sunday: 10:00am-4:30pm

$3.00 per person
Children 2 and under are free.

Self guided tours include the grounds, animal viewing, and outside of buildings.  Self guided tours do not include access to the Farrell-Wilson House, the Young House, or the School House.  A printed guide is available.


The Heritage Farmstead Museum grounds will be closed to observe the following holidays:

New Years Eve, New Years Day
Good Friday, Easter Sunday
July 3, Independence Day
Thanksgiving Day, Thanksgiving Friday
Christmas Eve, Christmas Day


Gift Shop:

An assortment of books, historic reproductions and handmade gift items, are available in the Visitor Orientation Center.

A signed copy of the new book “Never A Good Girl” written by curator, Hillary Kidd, can be purchased in our gift shop or online.

Store Hours: By appointment or during the guided tour presentation.

We accept: Cash, Checks, Debit, Visa and MasterCard (MC).