Bidwell Mansion State Historic Park

Bidwell Mansion Visitor Center

Visitor Center
Tour sign-ups and ticket purchases are at the Visitor Center, which is accessible. The exhibit hall, which highlights the Bidwell?s influence, is generally accessible. Assistance in the store is available, if needed. A captioned introductory video about the Bidwells is available. A captioned video of the upper floors is also available for tour guests who can not climb the stairs to view the second and third floors.

Bidwell Mansion
A gently sloped ramp enables wheelchair users to enter and tour the first floor of the Mansion. A captioned video of the upper floors is also available in the Visitor Center for those who cannot climb the stairs to view the second and third floors.

Operating Hours
The Visitor Center is open
Tues. - Fri. 12 pm to 5 pm
Sat. & Sun. 10 am to 5 pm
Closed Mon.

Tour Schedule: Tours leave on the hour and take approximately 50 minutes with the last tour leaving at 4 pm. Tours are scheduled Tuesday through Friday from 12 pm to 4 pm.

On weekends the tours run hourly from 11 am to 4 pm. Those interested in a group tour should call ahead for reservations.
Tour Fees

Adult 18 and over: $4.00
Youth 5-17: $2.00
Children 4 and under: Free

Directions

From Highway 99: Take East First Avenue exit and head west. Turn Left on Esplanade. The Mansion is located on the right hand side of the road at Memorial Way and Esplanade.

From Highway 5: Take Highway 32 exit at Orland east 20 miles to West Sacramento Avenue. Turn left (east) onto West Sacramento Avenue to The Esplanade where you turn right (south).