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2024 MUSEUM CLOSURES

 

The museum will be closed on the following days for holidays, private events, maintenance or exhibit changes:

May - 25th

June - 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th

July - 4th

August - 24th, 31st

September 7th, 14th, 18th - 22nd

October - 5th, 12th, 18th-19th, 26th

November - 2nd, 9th - 30th

December - 7th, 14th, 22nd - 26th, 29th


 

Furnished in period antiques, you will learn the fascinating history of the Woodruff and Fontaine families who resided in the mansion. 

GUIDED TOURS ARE NOT AVAILABLE AT THIS TIME.  TOURS ARE SELF-GUIDED ONLY.

Self-guided tours are available Wednesday-Sunday 12pm-4pm with the last admission at 3:30pm.

 

Tours can be modified for special interests and age levels.  Tours may not be appropriate for children under age 5.  Since all three floors are visited on the tour, it should be noted that there is no elevator available. The first floor of the building is handicapped accessible, and handicapped bathroom facilities are available in the Carriage House.

Free museum parking is located at the corner of Washington Avenue and Orleans Street.  The gate closes at 4pm daily.

"Beautiful home full of period pieces.  The staff is very knowledgeable about the history of the families and the history of Memphis.  You will enjoy the beauty of the home while learning so much about that era of Memphis’s growth and development."                               

~ Leslie W.

Tours & Admission

 

TOURS ARE SELF-GUIDED ONLY

General Admission Prices:

$16 for adults
$13 for seniors (65 & up)
$11 for children (6 & up)

Group tours are also available at special rates.                       

Please call (901)526-1469 or email georgia.cooper@woodruff-fontaine.org 

Free museum parking is located at the corner of Washington Avenue and Orleans Street.  The gate closes daily at 4pm.

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2024 Exhibition Schedule

TIMELESS ROMANCE

January 31 - March 10

                                       WEDDING BELLES                                    

May 1 - June 9

YELLOW JACK

August 7 - August 25

                        MOURNING MEMPHIS                  

    September 25 - October 31

                        VICTORIAN YULETIDE                  

       December 6 - January 5, 2025

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Hours & Directions

Hours of Operation:

Wednesday    12pm-4pm

Thursday       12pm-pm

Friday             12pm-4pm

Saturday        12pm-4pm

Sunday           12pm-4pm

Last admission is at 3:30pm

The Woodruff-Fontaine House Museum is closed all major Holidays.

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