Enjoy These Upcoming Events and Tours at Gore Place near Burlington, MA
Gore Place is a Federal period, historic house and estate of Massachusetts Governor Christopher Gore, includes a small farm with sheep, goats and poultry. The elegantly furnished mansion has been called “the Monticello of the North” and architectural historians consider it to be the most significant Federal period mansion in New England.
“The Best Seat in the House: A Selection of Interesting Chairs from the Collection”
Monday through Saturday
12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Through April 19 - FREE
The chairs on display in the Great Hall exhibit a range of styles, time periods, materials. Each chair was chosen because it displays a unique feature such as the chair that converts to a set of library stairs. Many more chairs including a number of chairs owned by Christopher and Rebecca Gore are exhibited in room settings as they might have been originally in 1816 and may be seen as part of the mansion tour.
Monday through Friday at 1:00 PM
Saturdays at 12:00pm, 1:00pm, 2:00pm and 3:00pm
Enjoy a guided tour of the mansion including views of the Great Stairs, Great Hall, Withdrawing Room, Breakfast Room, Billiard Room, Gentlemen's Sitting Room, Servant, and Family Chambers. See why Gore Place has been called “The Monticello of the North”
Additional tours planned - see Gore Place Website for details
Enjoy a guided, evening tour of the mansion including views of the Great Stairs, Great Hall, Withdrawing Room, Breakfast Room, Billiard Room, Gentlemen's Sitting Room, Servant, and Family Chambers. See what this beautiful house looks like at night!Full Moon Tours: Living in the Dark
March 29, 7:30pm
Learn what it was like to live before the electric light. You will be lead through the 1806 Gore mansion while a guide in period dress tells tales of life before electricity.
Gore Place is less than 30 minutes from the Boston Marriott Burlington. When staying with us you can enjoy our pool, fitness center, onsite restaurant - Summer Winter and Fitzwilliams Irish Pub and easy access to many area attractions. Visit our website and book your next stay.