• CCHS Office Hours: 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Monday-Friday
  • Mansion Tours Hours: 1:00-4:00 p.m. Sunday, Wednesday, Friday (Group tours by appt.)
    • Mansion Tours are free and open to the public.  Donations are welcome (suggested $4.00)
    • Please allow 1 hour for a tour.  Arrivals after 3 p.m. may get an abbreviated tour.
    • The first two floor are handicap accessible
  • Holidays: CCHS is closed for Thanksgiving Weekend, the Sunday after the annual Stocking Stuffer Sale (approx. 1st Sun. in Dec.).  The CCHS office is closed with no tours the week between Christmas and New Year’s, December 22 – January 2, 2018. Office hours will resume Tuesday, January 2, 2018.   Easter weekend, and most National public holidays.  
  • Garden & Grounds Hours: Dawn to dusk, the beautiful gardens and walking paths at the Mansion and Furnace Stack are open to the public. Interpretive signs are found along the trails.
    • Paths are handicap accessible.
  • Group Tours Welcome: Please click here for additional information on how to schedule a school tour for your public, private, or homeschool classes; scout troop; PSU alumni group, etc.
  • Archives: Researchers requesting use of archival records should make an appointment by calling the Mansion office at (814)  234 – 4779.
  • Research Requests: Requests for research can be made by contacting the Mansion office at (814) 234 – 4779.  The research is conducted by volunteers, so please allow 2 weeks for processing. Photocopy and digitization fees may apply.
  • Inclement Weather: CCHS follows the delayed openings / closings of State College School District.  Please call the office before traveling to the Mansion during snowy/icy weather.