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Opening Day for the Season – Castle in the Clouds, Moultonborough NH

May 25 @ 9:00 am - 5:30 pm

Our 2024 season begins on May 25th and ends on October 20th.

  • May – June: Open 6 days/week (Closed Wed)
  • July – Aug: Open 7 days/week
  • Sept – Oct: Open 6 days/week (Closed Wed)

Historic Entrance Open              9am – 3:30pm
Onsite Tickets Available              10am – 4:00pm
Trolley Service to Mansion          10:15am – 4:15pm
Gift Shop                                          10am – 4:30pm
Carriage House/Exhibit Gallery  10am – 5:30pm
Carriage House Restaurant        11:30am – 3:30pm

Carriage House Restaurant is serving lunch 11:30 to 3:30 every day we are open. On a first come, first served basis. Reservations are not accepted.


View our Private Event Calendar to see if amended operating hours apply on the day of your visit.

Historic entrance closes                        3:00pm
Admission sales end                              3:30pm
Carriage House Restaurant closes     3:30pm
Last trolley to mansion                          3:45pm
Lawns of Lucknow close                       4:30pm
Mansion closes                                        4:45pm



Join us for an unforgettable Opening Day as we kick off the 2024 season on Saturday, May 25, 2024. Explore the rich history and heritage of “Lucknow’s Laborers: The People Who Built and Cared for Tom Plant’s Estate,” showcased in our brand-new Gallery Exhibit in the Carriage House.


The 2024 season will also offer a brand-new guided tour of the historic 1913-1914 Lucknow Mansion. This exclusive experience will be offered once daily to a maximum of 10 guests and is available only through advanced purchase through the Castle website here: Guided Tour Online Tickets


Also new for this season, you can pre-purchase admission tickets online through the Castle website’s Hours & Admissions page. Online tickets offer guests the opportunity to purchase tickets at their convenience, and these online tickets are available for use on any day during the 2024 season. You can still purchase admission and basement tour tickets onsite. We will be open 6 days a week in May and June (Closed on Wednesday), then 7 days a week in July and August!


Music Nights start June 3rd every Monday-Wednesday. Join us for dinner and live music as you watch the sunset over Lake Winnipesaukee from our beautiful outdoor terrace! You can also enjoy lunch in the historic Carriage House Restaurant every day that we are open.


With breathtaking views of Lake Winnipesaukee and miles of hiking trails maintained by the Lakes Region Conservation Trust, Castle in the Clouds offers an escape into nature like no other. Join us this season for over 200 exciting programs and events, including our popular (and now available for reservations!)


Experience all of this and so much more! Make plans now to enjoy the magic of a new season at Castle in the Clouds. We can’t wait to see you on May 25th for Opening Day!


May 25
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
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