Historic Tours

 
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historic tours

Historic tours of the Wonder House are available only by booking a reservation online in advance here.

Tour dates are posted up to two months in advance. Sign up for our newsletter at the bottom of this page to be notified of new tour dates.

The Wonder House is a full time private residence opening up on a limited basis to offer historic tours.

The tour lasts approximately 1 hour and covers three floors of the house. We will cover the history of the Wonder House, the builder Conrad Schuck and the inventions and gadgets he implemented into the building of the house, as well as some of the items we have collected to bring Schuck’s vision back to life.

Reservations required for all tours. Reserve online here!

Cash only.

Free parking.

Space is limited!


admission

Adults: $20
Children 12 and under: $10
CASH ONLY.


parking

Parking is located in the rear of the property, accessible via El Paso Trail.
Please be considerate of our yard and other guests when parking.


booking info

In order to book a historic tour- please click here.

You must have booked online in advance and have an email confirmation in order to take a historic tour, no walk ups are accepted.

Tours are cash only, we cannot accept credit cards at this time. You must present a valid email confirmation on your smart phone or printed in order to proceed with the tour.

You may change or cancel your reservation up to 24 hours in advance. If you are unable to make your reservation, please cancel via the link at the bottom of your confirmation email, this allows guests on the waiting list to book a tour!

If all the spaces on a tour are filled, you may be placed on a waiting list. If a tour becomes available, you will be notified via email to book your tour.


Things to know

You must have booked a tour online in advance in order to participate in a tour. No walk ups for tours will be accepted, as this is our full time private residence and we are opening up on a limited basis to offer historic tours.

Tours are cash only- bring extra cash if you would like to purchase a souvenir from our gift shop.

The tour begins on the southwest porch of the Wonder House (the house faces north). After parking your car, please follow the signs to the porch and take a seat and look through some of our progress photographs and newspaper articles until your tour begins.

You may arrive up to 20 minutes early, however admission to the house or grounds is not permitted until your tour time. Please arrive at least 10 minutes prior to your tour start time.

For the safety of our personal belongings and the antiques on display, leave all bags, purses and backpacks in your vehicle during the tour.

Due to the historical nature of the house, there is no elevator and the house is not wheelchair accessible.

Please refrain from wearing high heels as there are many stairs involved on the tour!

There is no photography or videography permitted inside the Wonder House.

Please no food, drinks or gum inside the house.


Halloween tour

From October 4th to the 27th, come join us for a spookier side of the Wonder House. The house will be decorated for Halloween but there will not be any ghosts or goblins popping up at you since this is a family friendly tour. :)

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Christmas tour

Mark your calendars and sign up for our newsletter because we will be offering a Christmas tour beginning on November 8th and running through December 29th!
See the Wonder House decked out for the holidays- more information to come.