• The Shadows is the first National Trust for Historic Preservation site in the Gulf South. The home and garden are as breathtaking as the history preserved here.


Thursday - Saturday: 10am–4pm

Guided tours begin 15 minutes after the hour. FIrst tour at 10:15 am and last tour at 3:15 pm. Tours are limited to seven people in one household/traveling group. Online purchase is highly encouraged.

Information & Admission Rates

  • Tours begin at the Shadows Visitor Center (320 E. Main Street), whichi is directly across the street from the Shadows.
  • The Shadows is encouraging visitors to purchase tickets ONLINE.

House & Gardens Tour

  • Senior (65 +): $8.50
  • Adult (18 – 64): $10.50
  • Student (6 – 17): $6.75

Health & Safety Measures

  • House tours will be limited to NO MORE than 7 people
  • Shadows Visitor Center, gardens, and restroom building have all been thoroughly cleaned and sanitized
  • Shadows Staff installed shields around the front desk in the Shadows Visitor Center, providing an additional protective barrier between Shadows Staff and visitors
  • Visitors are required to wear masks when touring the house. When touring the grounds, visitors are encouraged to wear masks when unable to social distance. 
  • Shadows Staff will be required to wear masks when onsite and participate in a vigorous cleaning and sanitizing schedule. Hand sanitizer and masks will be available for visitors to use.