A tour of Mayowood Mansion is to experience the personal lives of Dr. Charlie Mayo, co-founder of the Mayo Clinic, and his son, Dr. Chuck Mayo, and gives visitors an opportunity to celebrate their amazing achievements in medicine and human service.
The 23,000-square foot, thirty-eight room mansion was built in 1910 by Dr. Charlie and Edith Mayo. The home is built of concrete construction, the first of its kind in southeast Minnesota. Tours start every hour Wed, Thur, Sat from 10-3 and Sunday from12-3PM through September and Sat, Sun and Wed in October.
Keeping Us All Safe: COVID Precautions
All visitors and staff must wear masks while on the Mayowood Mansion property. The following are not acceptable as masks: Masks with vents and athletic neck gaiters, bandanas or crochet material. New evidence suggests they may be less effective than cloth masks.
Social distancing is encouraged.
No food or drink will be permitted inside of the mansion.
If you are feeling sick, have flu-like symptoms, or have been in contact with someone who has recently had COVID-19, please visit us another time.