Program Events: Mayowood Specialty Tours



Influential Friends at Mayowood

April 30th, 2022
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Dr. Charlie and Dr. Chuck were well known for inviting a variety of celebrities, both local and national, home to Mayowood for a visit. Both men kept guest books signed by some of their famous friends. Join us at Mayowood to learn more about some of the special guests that came to call at Mayowood and how each person came to be in Rochester.

Beautiful Inside and Out: Mayowood Arts and Garden Specialty Tour

May 28th, 2022
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Mayowood is surrounded by beauty, both within the house and outside on its grounds. Come learn some more about this magnificent area and some of the art that is still hanging inside the house and the gardens surrounding it.

Conserving Mayowood: Past, Present, and Future

June 25th, 2022
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Mayowood is over hundred years old and yet it still looks like it did when Doctor Charlie and his wife Edith lived there. This is no accident as the History Center of Olmsted County and the Mayo Clinic have worked hard to preserve this marvel and this special tour highlights these efforts and explores the hard work we put in every day to make sure the house will stand for another hundred years.

Women of Mayo Specialty Tour

July 30th, 2022
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
You have heard about the Mayo Brothers, but have you ever wondered about the women who helped develop Mayo Clinic? These women were physicians, laboratory researchers, developers, and innovators. Inspired by the book, Women of Mayo, this tour will explore some of the lesser known stories of the women who were instrumental in the development of Mayo Clinic. Spend time with us and learn about these amazing women and their part in developing Mayo Clinic.

Beautiful Inside and Out: Mayowood Arts and Garden Specialty Tour

August 27th, 2022
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Mayowood is surrounded by beauty, both within the mansion and outside on its grounds. Come learn some more about this magnificent area and some of the art that is still hanging inside the mansion and the gardens surrounding it.

Conserving Mayowood: Past, Present, and Future

September 24th, 2022
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Mayowood is over hundred years old and yet it still looks like it did when Doctor Charlie and his wife Edith lived there. This is no accident as the History Center of Olmsted County and the Mayo Clinic have worked hard to preserve this marvel and this special tour highlights these efforts and explores the hard work we put in every day to make sure the house will stand for another hundred years.

Influential Friends at Mayowood

October 22nd, 2022
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Dr. Charlie and Dr. Chuck were well known for inviting a variety of celebrities, both local and national, home to Mayowood for a visit. Both men kept guest books signed by some of their famous friends. Join us at Mayowood to learn more about some of the special guests that came to call at Mayowood and how each person came to be in Rochester.