Hours Open

We are open February-December.

February, March, April 

  • Tuesday through Saturday: 10am-5pm

May thru October

  • Tuesday through Saturday: 10am-5pm
  • Sundays: April through October 1pm-5pm

SPECIAL NOTICE: Due to ongoing renovations, Rock Castle will be closed for tours through March 2017. However, the Visitor Center is open Tuesday - Friday from 10:00AM - 3:00PM for events appointments.

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  • Tuesday through Saturday: 10:00am, 11:30am, 1:30pm & 3:00pm
  • Sunday 1:30pm & 3:00pm (April-October)

Tours of the interior of Rock Castle are offered through a guide only. No animals or video recording devices are permitted in the historic home, however we do encourage you to take pictures. Reservations are required at least 24 hours ahead of time. Please call us today to make your reservations!

Tour Admission

  • Adults: $7.00
  • Seniors: $6.00
  • Children (6-12): $5.00
  • AAA or AARP: $1.00 off per member
  • Family Rate: $20.00 (Two Adults & Two Children)
  • RC Members: Members are free + 4 guests

Group Tour Admission (10 people minimum)

  • Groups of 10 people or more by  appointment only
  • Regular Group Admission: $6.00 per person 
  • Students/Children Admission: $5.00 per person


Photography sessions are $20/hour during business hours, and $75/hour for after hour sessions. Appointments are required. To schedule a photo shoot, please call (615) 824-0502 or email to set up a date and time. 

Photographers: Please print, read, and sign all documents on theWeddings & Rentals page and bring them with you at your scheduled appointment.

For more information, check out our Photography FAQs.

Holidays & Days Closed       

  • The month of January for Site Maintenance and Repairs
  • Good Friday (Friday before Easter)
  • Independence Day (July 4th)
  • Thanksgiving Week (November 21st - 26th)
  • Christmas Eve thru New Years Day (December 23rd - January 2nd)