Mission: To preserve the ventfort hall gilded age mansion, a building on the national register of historical places
Programs: Mansion tours - both guided and self-guided tours are offered daily and year-round. The purpose is to teach people the history of ventfort hall, to teach people about the guilded age, and to interpret our exhibits, restoration and architecture. This is our major source of earned income.
plays - ventfort hall's plays are produced by ventfort hall and in cooperation with various arts organizations for some of the plays. Performances run from the end of june through labor day weekend and during the winter. Revenue is generated via tickets sold in advance and at the door, shows take place in the great hall where a stage is constructed. Hired specifically for the productions are actors, playwright, director and stage manager. The purpose is to help fulfill our mission to teach people about the gilded age and to do so through an engaging and entertaining format, and to generate earned income.
lectures and victorian tea - lectures are performed at ventfort hall to teach people about the gilded age. Tickets are sold in advance or at the door.
other programs include holiday and other various program events.