Silver & Gold: Glensheen Tour

A fund-raiser for Glensheen and the Duluth Preservation Alliance

Not your standard house tour: get ready to explore the complexities of Glensheen, the historic Congdon estate. From the innovative to the luxurious, this is a rare opportunity to take a closer look at this national treasure on the shores of Lake Superior.

February 19, 2011
4:15 p.m. Presentation by Dennis Lamkin, president of Glensheen’s advisory council and Duluth Preservation Alliance member
5 p.m. In-depth tours begin

Tickets: A fundraiser for Glensheen and the Duluth Preservation Alliance
Limited to the first 60 guests to make reservations.
$22 per person available through Glensheen’s website, or by calling 1-888-454-GLEN, (218) 726-8910

With 39 rooms, 15 bedrooms, 15 fireplaces and more than seven acres, Glensheen is a hallmark of extraordinary design.

Glensheen was built for the family of Chester and Clara Congdon between 1905 and 1908 and is open for tours every Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. through 3 p.m. Summer hours begin May 28, at which time Glensheen will be open seven days a week from 9:30 a.m. through 4 p.m.

For more information or to make reservations, please call (218) 726-8910 or e-mail

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