From June 25 – December 3, 2021, the King Caesar House will open for museum tours on Fridays.
Tours are offered each Friday, at 1:00 and 2:30. Click your desired date and time in the links below to purchase tickets. Tickets after Aug. 1 will be made available on the first day of each month.
Most dates below are regular tours of the historic house and its story. Please note these special themed tours offered this season:
July 9, 2021: Women in the King Caesar House. Led by DRHS Archivist and Historian Carolyn Ravenscroft. From a female head of household, to domestic servants, King Caesar House has been home to many women over the years. This tour will examine some of their lives and occupations. Offered at 1 pm and 2:30 pm; choose July 9 below.
August 13, 2021: New Beginnings at the King Caesar House. Led by DRHS Archivist and Historian Carolyn Ravenscroft. In the late 19th century Duxbury was becoming a popular summer destination and its land was becoming developed. Frederick B. Knapp was at the forefront of these changes, operating the Powder Point School for Boys from the King Caesar House, while buying and selling real estate along the shore. Learn about the life and times of this educator and entrepreneur. Tours are limited to 8 people; advanced tickets required, $10/person; visit our website to purchase. Offered at 1 pm and 2:30 pm; choose August 13 below.