The museum can only be experienced by guided tour. Tours last approximately 30-45 minutes, and include six rooms over three floors. The house is only accessible by stairs.
Tours are offered on the hour from 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. The last tour is at 4:00 p.m.
April 1 - October 31
Open Tuesday through Saturday
November 1 - March 31
Open Thursday through Saturday
The Nichols House Museum will be closed for general tours from 1:00-4:00pm on Saturday, January 20th due to an afternoon programming event.
Seniors (65+): $8
Children 12 and under: Free
Special themed tours and group tours by appointment.
Please call 617-227-6993 to reserve.
We are proud to be a Distinctive Destination of the National Trust for Historic Preservation. We welcome all National Trust members to receive 2-for-1 admission when visiting our site. Please visit the NTHP website for more information.
The Nichols House Museum
55 Mount Vernon Street
Boston, MA 02108
*Please note: If you are using a GPS device, please confirm your destination as 55 Mount Vernon Street in Boston, not Dorchester.
- Take the Green Line to the Park Street stop.
- Follow Park Street toward the Massachusetts State House to Beacon Street.
- Follow Beacon Street until you reach Walnut Street on your right.
- Follow Walnut Street, turn right on Mount Vernon Street. The museum is #55.
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