Bilmore House and Gardens

Discover the awe-inspiring wonder of Biltmore in Asheville. Begin with the breathtaking beauty of 250-room Biltmore House-Americas largest home-and century-old gardens. Explore our 8,000-acre Blue Ridge Mountain backyard through a variety of activities from horseback riding to rafting. Please your palate at our award-winning winery and restaurants, then browse our shops for unique items inspired by George Vanderbilts estate. Finally, savor the long-lasting benefits of a luxurious getaway at our four-star inn. Open daily.

Biltmore Concert Series
South Terrace Venue June 4–October 1, 2010

Tickets on Sale Now!

See more stars in more locations with the 2010 Biltmore Concert Series. Enjoy performances on the South Terrace with its breathtaking sunset views. And, new this year, take in live music at our Diana at Biltmore location—set on a high hill with sweeping views of Biltmore House framed by the Blue Ridge Mountains.

2010 Concerts Lineup

Diana at Biltmore Venue

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Hotel Packages

Relax with an overnight package, including concert tickets, Biltmore admission, lodging, and more.

Inn on Biltmore Estate Packages
Asheville–Area Hotel Packages

Add Dining

Make the good times even better—enjoy a special meal or relaxing picnic before the concert. Reserve your dining online when purchasing your tickets and save 10% on dining, too.

Three-course meal at Stable Café – View menu
Enjoy a casual buffet dinner at Deerpark Restaurant – View menu
Picnic for Two to enjoy outdoors – View menu

Biltmore Passholders receive a 10% discount on general admission tickets for concerts at Diana at Biltmore and 15% off reserved and general admission tickets for concerts on the South Terrace. Based on availability. Discounts not available online. Passholders may call 800-413-9787 for tickets.

Biltmore Concert Series sponsored by SunTrust.

Get a Closer Look with Specialty Tours

Immerse yourself in history and details with richly informative and entertaining guided specialty tours. Most are offered year-round. Prices are in addition to estate admission. For additional information and reservations, call us at 800-411-3812 or stop by our Guest Services locations on the estate.

Audio Guide to Biltmore House

Daily.

New! Enjoy a new storytelling audio guide that leads you room-by-room, sharing stories of Biltmore’s former occupants.
Cost: $10.00 per guest, in addition to estate admission.

Neckloop Telecoil
Couplers Available.

Biltmore House Rooftop Tour

Daily. Advanced reservation required. Call 800-411-3812 to reserve.

Enjoy magnificent views of the estate from the rooftop and balconies. See rooms closed to the general public and learn secrets of the house.
Cost: $17.00 per person, in addition to estate admission.

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Biltmore House Behind-the-Scenes Tour

Daily. Advanced reservation required. Call 800-411-3812 to reserve.

Discover more about the lifestyles of the Vanderbilts, their guests, and servants. Visit Mrs. Vanderbilt’s Bath and Dressing area, and other areas not opened to the public.
Cost: $17.00 per person, in addition to estate admission.

Guided Biltmore House Tour

Daily. Advanced reservation required. Call 800-411-3812 to reserve.

Tour the house with a knowledgeable host, ready to share stories about the Vanderbilt’s family history, unique artifacts, and more.
Cost: $17.00 per person, in addition to estate admission.

Premium Biltmore House Tour

Daily. Two-day advanced reservation required. Call 800-411-3812 to reserve.

Tour the house for two hours with a guide assigned to you exclusively. Includes areas seen in the Behind-the Scenes, Rooftop, and House Tours.
Cost: $150.00 per adult in addition to estate admission, $75.00 per youth and child in addition to estate admission.

Family & Friends Guided Tour

Daily, beginning May 20, 2010. Biltmore House



We invite you to experience our new tour focusing on the legendary hospitality of the Vanderbilts. This tour helps you envision the lifestyles of the Vanderbilts and their guests. Cost: $17.00 per person, in addition to estate admission.

Legacy of the Land Tour

Daily. Reservations suggested. Call 800-411-3812 to reserve.

Take a motorcoach tour of the estate and learn about the history of the land, structures, and former residents. Visit areas not usually open to guests.
Cost: $19.00 per guest, in addition to estate admission.

Red Wine & Chocolate Seminar at Winery

Daily: 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.

Discover why chocolate and red wine is a match made in heaven. Please register at the Winery Portal area in Antler Hill Village.
Cost: $15.00 per person. Guests must be 21 years of age to attend.

Winery Behind the Scenes Guided Walking Tour

Daily, 5:00 p.m.

Guests are guided on a walking tour of the Winery production areas. See and learn the difference between making red wine and white wine, as well as the bottling process. The tour ends in the Champagne finishing room where guests learn how true French style sparkling wines are made. 45 minute program. Please arrive at the Winery Portal in Antler Hill Village 15 minutes ahead of the scheduled program time. Tickets must be purchased prior to event.Cost: $8.00 per person

Signature Tasting at Winery

Daily, 6:00 p.m.

Guests will be guided through a tasting of red and white wine varietals with emphasis on the individual characteristics of each grape style. Gain an understanding of how wine and cheese interact by tasting particular types of cheese. 60 minute program. Tickets must be purchased prior to scheduled event. Please arrive at the Winery Portal in Antler Hill Village 15 minutes ahead of the scheduled program time.Cost: $35.00 per person.

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Farm Guided Walking Tour

Daily, 5:00 p.m. May 28 to October 31 Farm in Antler Hill Village. Tour departs from the entrance to Antler Hill Barn.

Take a tour of what everyday life was like on the estate at the turn of the century. Meet friendly farmyard animals, a blacksmith, a woodworker, and try your hand at churning butter. Stroll through the stunning Kitchen Garden.
Cost: $10.00 per person, in addition to estate admission. $5.00 Youth (ages 16 and under).

Farm Wagon Rides

Daily, 4:00 p.m., May 28 to October 31 Farm in Antler Hill Village. Tour departs from the Kitchen Garden entrance.

Cost: $10.00 per person. $5.00 youth 16 years and under. Prices are in addition to estate admission.

Need More Time to Explore Biltmore?

Add an Extra Day

If one day isn’t enough to see and do everything at Biltmore, extend your visit by purchasing a next day upgrade for $10.00 at one of our Guest Services locations on the day of your visit.

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*note; this is a direct reprint  from the Biltmore website as a service to our readers.

 

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