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Special Victorian Holiday Tour



Anyone who would like to see what the life of the local rich and powerful was like a hundred years ago – and of course, to experience the over-the-top Victorian Christmas decorations that only such a Lumber Baron house can showcase -- will be welcome to tour the James Dempsey Mansion on December 31, New Years Eve day.

Advanced Reservations (to Guarantee Your Preferred Hour)            $12.00

     Call (616) 802-4588

     Credit and Debit Cards only will be accepted

Unreserved Price-At-The-Door (Subject to Space Availability)           $15.00

     Cash Only will be accepted 


There will be Three (3) Tours:

TOUR 1-   1:00pm to 2:00pm;

TOUR 2-   2:15pm to 3:15pm;

TOUR 3-   3:30pm to 4:30pm;


EACH TOUR GROUP is limited to EIGHT (8) persons.


All tour proceeds go to the Dempsey Mansion Preservation Fund for the continuing maintenance and restoration of the exterior of the Museum.


All Dempsey Mansion friends planning to attend these Tours:

     -- need to be 16 years of age or older,

     -- and are required to arrive 15 minutes early

          to allow you, your party, and our Staff

          (1) time to shake off any snow,

          (2) to confirm your presence on the advanced-sale Tour Registration list,

          (3) to complete the mandatory Tour Guest Information Card required from each visitor,

          (4) to slip on the temporary shoe-covers used during their stay,

          (5) to check availability for "pay at the door visitors" who did not reserve in advance.


For any questions or any other information about either the James Dempsey Victorian House Museum or a stay at The Dempsey Manor, please call (616) 802-4588. 

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