Hours Open

We are open February-December.

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


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

Tours of the interior of Rock Castle are offered through a guide only. Please, no animals, photography or video recording devices are permitted in the historic home or Visitor’s Center. We recommend calling ahead to schedule a tour.

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 (We always Comp: Driver & Guide)
  • Students/Children Admission: $5.00 per person (We always Comp: Teachers, Chaperones & Parents as space allows)


Photography sessions are $10/hour during business hours, and $50/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 Day and Friday (4th Thrusday & Friday in November)
  • Christmas Eve thru New Years Day