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.



$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.

Group Luncheons are available for groups of 20 or more. Call or email for pricing.

Tea time can be booked for groups of 10 or more. Enjoy a one or three-course tea in the elegant Hillforest parlor. One course $25, three-course $35. Tea includes tour.


Parking is available next to the house where persons may enter the side door. (Two steps) If you are need of a wheelchair ramp, please call ahead to let the staff know. 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 65 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
Fax: 812-926-1075

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