Appointments for tours are not necessary unless the group is 10 or more.  For information call  812-926-0087 OR EMAIL  


APRIL 1 -DECEMBER 30.                                                                  TUESDAY-FRIDAY 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.                        SATURDAY & SUNDAY 1:00 – 5:00 P.M.                                  CLOSED MONDAYS AND THE FOLLOWING HOLIDAYS: EASTER, FOURTH OF JULY, THANKSGIVING, CHRISTMAS EVE, & CHRISTMAS DAY.  LAST TOURS BEGIN 45 MINUTES BEOFRE DAILY CLOSING TIME.  PLEASE CALL 812-926-0087 FOR INFORMATION.



$10.00 – Adults & Students over age 13
$4.00 Children ages 7-13
Free – Children 6 and under

Thursdays – 20% discount offered to seniors and veterans


Discounted Group Tours available for groups of 10 or more by reservation.

Private Teas time can be booked for groups of “10”  to “40”.  Enjoy a one or  three-course tea in the elegant Hillforest parlors. One course $25, three-course $35. Tea includes tour after the Tea by our Docents and volunteers.


Parking is available next to the house where persons may enter the side door. (ramp at door).    For those who cannot climb stairs, there is a DVD of the upstairs tour that may be viewed. Only the first floor is handicapped accessible.





Hillforest is available for small wedding ceremonies, Up to 60 people including the wedding party. The museum is also available for photography sessions, bridal teas, showers, rehearsal dinners. Contact us for prices.


35 minutes from downtown Cincinnati. Take I-275 to Lawrenceburg/Aurora exit #16.Turn left off of exit onto US 50 West. Following US 50 West, Turn left on St. Rt. 56, right on Main to Fifth St. , to top of hill in Aurora’s historic district.

Phone: 812-926-0087

The Hillforest Historical Foundation invites you to visit the mansion and enjoy the beauty and charm of the surrounding Ohio River Valley communities!