December 2019 Hours

Guided Mansion Tours

Tuesday through Sunday at 1 p.m. CST 

$8/adult & $5/youth or senior

 Self-Guided Mansion Tours

Tuesday through Sunday from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. CST, with last entry at 2:30 p.m. 

$8/adult & $5/youth or senior

The mansion will be closed on Mondays for upkeep. The mansion will also be closed on December 24, 25, and 31st.

For our December calendar of events click here.


The mansion can be viewed during these tour times only, and we cannot accept early arrivals earlier than fifteen minutes prior to tour start. If the door is locked, simply ring the bell and we’ll let you in. 


For information on group tours and field trips, click here.

For information on scout programs, click here.


The historic Barker Mansion lives as a monument of industry, charity, and turn-of-the-century life in Michigan City, highlighting the legacy of the Barker family through interpretive tours and special programs for kids and adults. Browse our site to learn more about venue rentals, scout sleepovers, and more.

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