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oublic tours

Sunday Tours

May - August, 1-4pm
(excluding holidays)

Van Horn Mansion
2159 Lockport-Olcott Rd. Burt, NY 14028

The mansion is open to the public for guided tours of all four floors and the estate. Average time: 90 minute tour; $5 pp/ free for society members. Reservations not necessary, we start tours as groups arrive.

 

apple blossom

45th Apple Blossom Festival

Sunday, May 21
10am to 4pm

Country Village
2685 West Creek Rd. Newfane, NY 14108

Free admission & parking
rain or shine | no pets

Join our annual spring gathering and celebrate everything the planting season offers. Includes food, music, performers, local products, crafters, exhibits and hands-on fun. Come early before popular items and food sell out!

 

apple harvest

44th Apple Harvest Festival

Sunday, September 24
10am to 4pm

Country Village
2685 West Creek Rd. Newfane, NY 14108

Free admission & parking
rain or shine | no pets

Honoring the annual local harvest, enjoy amazing local vendors and products. Includes food, music, performers, crafters, exhibits and hands-on fun. Come early before popular items and food sell out!

 

candlelight tours

October Candlelight Tours

Fridays & Saturdays in October

Van Horn Mansion
2159 Lockport-Olcott Rd. Burt, NY 14028

Guests are led through the spooky halls and grounds of the infamous haunted Van Horn Mansion. You’ll be entertained by ghostly legends and eerie stories, and enjoy plenty of chances for feeling and even seeing the supernatural! Tickets on sale in Fall.

 

christmastime

Christmas Tours

Sundays, 1-4pm
Nov. 12, 19, 26, Dec. 3 & 17

Van Horn Mansion
2159 Lockport-Olcott Rd. Burt, NY 14028

Explore the mansion when it's decorated for Christmas in Victorian/ Vintage styles. Tours feature a look at Christmases of yesteryears. Open to the public, 90 minute tours. Cost: $5pp. Reservations not necessary, we start tours as groups arrive.

 

carol sing

Christmas Open House

Dec. 10, 1-4pm

Van Horn Mansion
2159 Lockport-Olcott Rd. Burt, NY 14028

Visit the beautifully decorated mansion during Christmastime. Enjoy listening to Christmas carols as you peruse various rooms with activities and refreshments. Donations accepted for the local food pantry.