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Caetani Centre – Guided Tours

June 13 @ 10:00 am - August 24 @ 4:00 pm

$5 – $20

Join our interpreters at our 129-year-old heritage house museum near downtown Vernon for Guided Tours.

Discover the intriguing story and legacy of the Caetani family, descendants of Italian royalty. Learn why Leone Caetani, an Italian prince and duke, left his royal titles and family fortune behind to move to Vernon with his beautiful, young mistress and their creative and talented daughter. Find out why the women went into seclusion in their home for 25 years.

Explore the incredible Caetani collection of artwork, exquisite 1920s fashions, family heirlooms, photographs and home movies!

NEW ARTWORK ON DISPLAY. View the latest rotation of detailed and intriguing large-scale watercolour paintings from Sveva Caetani’s Recapitulation series that recall her life’s journey.

Visit our new gift shop for books, prints and locally made art by Caetani studio artists.

Guided Tours happen:

  • Thursdays, Jun 13, 2024 to Aug 29, 2024 At 6:00pm
  • Saturdays Jun 15, 2024 to Sat, Aug 24, 2024 At 11:00am
  • Saturdays Jun 15, 2024 to Sat, Aug 24, 2024 At 2:00pm

Please note there are no tours on Saturday, July 20 or Thursday, Aug. 15 due to special events at the Caetani Centre.

Tickets are:

$20 Adult
$10 Youth (ages 12 -18)
$5 Children (11 & under)
Includes Fees & Taxes

Purchase your guided tour tickets in advance at the TicketSeller.

Guided tours last about an hour and a half with additional time to look around.

View the Caetani Centre collections at your leisure with a self-guided drop-in tour, available during office hours, Tuesday-Friday, 10 am to 4 pm. Private tours are also available for groups of six or more. Please visit www.caetani.org for more information.

PLEASE NOTE: We are Now Accessible! The Caetani Centre has an accessible entrance (ramp) and washroom at our heritage facilities.

Be Air Aware! The Caetani Centre is a scent-free building. Scented products can aggravate health problems for some people, especially those with asthma, allergies, and other medical conditions. Please do not wear scented items. Thank you for your understanding.


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Caetani Centre
3401 Pleasant Valley Road
Vernon, British Columbia V1T 4L4 Canada
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