Tallac Historic Site647 Votes Currently Open
There are actually three attractions to this place: the Baldwin Estate, the Pope Estate and Valhalla. It all opens only during summer. The entire area offers a glimpse into Tahoe as it was during the 1800s; even then Tahoe was a popular summer retreat. Highlights are:
The Pope Estate: See how the elite lived in an hour-long tour.
- Prices: Adults USD 8; Children USD 3
- Hours: May 24th-25th 1 pm & 2:30 pm; May 31st-June 21st daily 1 pm & 2:30 pm except on Wednesdays; June 22nd-Sept 1st daily 11 am, 1 pm & 2:30 pm except on Wednesdays.
The Baldwin Museum: Introductory video to the area, the children’s room, the kitchen, the Baldwin Room and the Washoe room, and the Blacksmith’s Shop.
- Hours: May 24th-25th 12 pm-4 pm; May 31st-Sept 28th 10 am-4 pm.
Other highlights include the Gourd Workshop and the vintage Vatican.
Valhalla: A grand hall with stunning floors and a magnificent fireplace. It’s now the site of summer concerts. From June – September, the Valhalla Art, Music and Theatre Festival is held here, but pricing depends on the show.
The Gatsby Festival is held here on the second weekend of August.
Tallac Historic Site Travel Tips
- Limited parking.
- Pets must be leashed.
- Food at the site.
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44.59% of people who visit South Lake Tahoe include Tallac Historic Site in their plan
09 AM - 10 AM
93.33% of people start their Tallac Historic Site visit around 09 AM - 10 AM
People usually take around 6 Hrs to see Tallac Historic Site
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Tallac Historic Site