Volunteers Kathy Boyle, left, and Brette Fulton talk to a student tour group at the Stroud Mansion.
ABOUT STUDENT TOURS
Please read this information carefully and then register for your tour online with the link at the bottom of the page. Await our confirmation via email. Payment is made upon arrival at the mansion for your tour.
TOUR TIMES: Tours may be scheduled Tuesday through Friday between 9:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Please submit a desired date and an alternate date or dates on your tour request form.
This is a two-hour tour. Please plan to arrive 15 minutes before scheduled time, for orientation.
Please reserve early enough to allow our staff/volunteers to schedule your desired date.
ACCESSIBILITY: The Stroud Mansion is a historic 1795 building and only the first floor is wheelchair accessible.
STUDENT BEHAVIOR: Exhibits and items in the collection of the Stroud Mansion are museum-quality; therefore, museum etiquette is required. Please review the tour descriptions, and consider the application to your grade level(s). Students must stay with their group, attended at all times. Unless directed, nothing should be touched, leaned or sat upon.
No food, drink or smoking is permitted.
ADULT SUPERVISION: We require one adult supervisor to accompany every six elementary students scheduled for a tour. (1:6)
We require one adult supervisor for every 10 older students. (1:10)
For the security of our exhibits, only two classes (50 students) can be accommodated in the mansion at one scheduled time. Classes may be divided for tours on separate dates.
TOUR FEES: Fees are payable in full, by cash, check or credit card (Mastercard, VISA) upon arrival at the mansion. We will provide a receipt for your visit at this time.
The cost is $5 per student for schools or districts that are MCHA educational sponsors.
The cost is $6 per student for non-sponsoring schools.
Teachers and other adults accompanying student tours as the required number of supervisors are admitted free. Additional adults are welcome, but will be charged the student admission fee.
PARKING: There is no parking at the Stroud Mansion. Metered parking is along Main and 9th streets. Students may be dropped off and picked up at the Main Street entrance to the Stroud Mansion.
CANCELLATIONS: If your group must change or cancel a tour, please provide at least 24 hours notice. If the tour was scheduled for a Tuesday, cancellations must be made by the Friday before the scheduled tour by 4 p.m.
Thank you for your cooperation and we look forward to sharing Monroe County’s rich history with you and your students.
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