Learn the secrets ...
Experience the mysteries ...
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Guided tours of Falcon Rest Mansion bring the Clay Faulkner
family and the 1890s to life for visitors of all ages.
There's something for everyone
Victorian mansion called "Tennessee's Biltmore"
by PBS. Mr. Faulkner's obituary called him a mechanical
genius, so it's easy to understand why his mansion was equipped
with "all the modern conveniences of a model city residence."
quality Victorian antiques in every room
reflecting the bounty of "the nursery capital of the
restoration that so revived a near-derelict old building
that it won the National Trust for Historic Preservations's
"Great American Home Award" -- an inspiration
to visitors who are redoing old homes themselves
accounts of experiences that hint Falcon Rest might be inhabited
by a friendly ghost
stories about real people associated with the mansion over
the years, from Mr. Faulkner (the "secret soldier"
of the Civil War) and his colorful family, through the hospital
days and its dedicated restoration
It all adds up to make Falcon Rest
the Victorian mansion where history is fun.
Guided tours offered
seven days a week
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
takes about an hour; walk-ins welcome.
Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year's Eve and New Year's
(age 4 through 12)
charge for children age 3 and under.
Sales tax additional.
Be sure to come hungry!
a delicious lunch in our Victorian
Tea Room any time during our regular operating hours. |
Allow some time to shop for 1800s treasures.
Victorian Gift Shop has around 3,000 items you won't
find anywhere else.
Special entertainment shows with meals
and tours offered for tour groups.