IN TIME...

    at Whalehead...into an era
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    hunting parties, a timeless
    Corolla Village and
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School Tours

$2 per person Bus drivers and one teacher per group of 15 are admitted free of charge. Additional chaperones and other persons will be charged $2.00 each.

Please note: This tour is offered to any school group of 15+ children whether public, private or home-schooled, to all groups K-12.

This guided tour takes approximately 30 minutes and leads the group through the first two floors of the house and then into the Exhibit Gallery located in the 6,000-square-foot basement. The group has the option to visit the Museum Gift Shop. If you prefer to remove this option, please let us know when you make the reservation.

  • All group tour reservations must be made no less than 48 hours in advance. Availability is on a first-come, first-served basis
  • Forms of payment accepted are company check, credit card (Visa or MasterCard) or cash. Payment must be received on or before the tour date
  • Group tour rates are offered to groups including 15 or more people

Please note that Whalehead is a historic property. We ask that all visitors assist us in preserving it for generations to come. Please refrain from:

  • Bringing food or beverages inside the house
  • Smoking on the porches or near the house
  • Touching artifacts and other items in the house
  • Leaning on walls or doors and sitting on porch railings
  • Photographing the interior

Advance reservations are required for all tours other than the Audio Interpretation Tour. For additional information or to make a reservation, call 252.453.9040 extension 226, or email info@visitwhalehead.com