Explore all that the Linden Hill Historic Estate has to offer....
The Linden Hill Historic Estate is home to two grand Clarence H. Johnston designed homes that sit upon 9.5 acres of beautiful gardens and wooded grounds along a picturesque stretch of the Mississippi River. Come explore our house museum located within the Weyerhaeuser mansion, enjoy the unique opportunity to stay as a group in the Musser mansion, hold a celebration on the estate or join us for one of our fundraising events.
Explore Historic Tours
Guided tours of the Weyerhaeuser (green) mansion are available during the summer months. Originally the home of Charles A Weyerhaeuser and his family, this 9,500 square foot home now serves as the Linden Hill museum. Come learn about life between the 1890s-1980s, hear about local history, and walk through much of the beautifully preserved, nationally recognized historic home filled with original Musser & Weyerhaeuser family heirlooms.
Guided Historic Tours
Weyerhaeuser House Museum
Historic Tour tickets are available for purchase on-site at Laura Jane's Gift Shoppe located in the little white schoolhouse near the south entrance gate. Tickets are available 15 minutes before each tour on the Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays during the summer months. Advanced tickets are available by request and can be pre-purchased through our office during business hours.
June 1st - September 2nd
Thursday & Friday
Tours begin at 10am, 11am, 12pm, 1pm & 2pm
Tours begin at 10am, 11am & 12pm
Historic Mansion Tours are guided and last about 45 minutes. Guests will have the opportunity to view three floors of the 1898-built Weyerhaeuser home that is filled with original artifacts from a bygone era. Take a step back in time to learn about the history of lumbering in central Minnesota and hear the stories of the Musser and Weyerhaeuser families who made their homes here.
Adults - $10.00/person
Youth (5-17) - $8.00/person
Child (4 & Under) - FREE
Please note: Due to the irreplaceable nature of the artifacts displayed inside the home, children must be supervised at all times.
Please contact us to schedule a group tour. Groups of 30+ individuals will receive $1 off regularly priced admission along with free admission for tour guide operator(s) and bus driver(s).
Explore Estate Garden & Grounds
Walk. Bike. Drive. Enjoy a self-guided tour of the 9.5 acres of beautiful riverside scenery.
Signs at each structure share a brief history of its role in daily life when the estate was a private residence.
Thank you for observing a 5mph speed limit.
Lower grounds are unavailable seasonally due to icy conditions.
Please Note: Weddings and private events are held outdoors seasonally on the estate. We ask that you please be respectful of the groups celebrating these special occasions and do not drive through the estate when events are in progress. Thank you in advance!
Laura Jane's Gift Shoppe
Laura Jane's Gift Shoppe will be open for the 2022 season in conjunction with touring hours from Memorial Day - Labor Day. Until then, our satellite gift shop is located at the Shoppes of Little Falls downtown. There you will find Linden Hill memorabilia along with unique gift and boutique items.