Special Events at the Ard Godfrey House

Upcoming Events at the Ard Godfrey House

Join us for the following 2019 Special Events at the Ard Godfrey House. All events are free and open to the public.

Dandelion Day Celebration 

  • May 19, 2019
  • 1:00 - 4:00 pm Guided Tours
  • Free to all, donations appreciated 
  • Cookies and lemonade will be available in the kitchen
  • Facepainting and temporary tattoos for children
  • Learn why Harriet Godfrey sent for dandelion seeds from her home in Maine. Take home a free dandelion recipe booklet.


 Godfrey House Opens for the Season

  • Open June 1 - August 31
  • Our summer season kick-off! Summer hours are Saturdays and Sundays, 1:00 – 4:00 pm.

Private Tours

  • Private tours may be arranged year-round for groups of 10 or more for a small fee by contacting Muriel (612-781-8791)

General Information

  • At the Ard Godfrey House we recognize the diverse needs of our audience and strive to offer accessible programming to enable all visitors to explore this historic site.
  • Accessibility for guests with limited mobility can be challenging due to historic and natural features. With advanced notice, we will make every effort to respond to access needs. Our goal is to provide as much information as possible to guests before they visit our site. If you have special needs, contact Muriel (612-781-8791) one week in advance. 
  • For visitors who are blind or have low vision, a descriptive narrative of the Ard Godfrey House is recorded and available upon request. For visitors who are deaf or hard of hearing, printed information is available on site. For visitors with mobility disabilities, a disability entrance is provided and selected areas of the Ard Godfrey house are wheelchair accessible.