Ice House Museum & Tours

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Ice House Museum & Tours


Daily | 10am-5pm

Explore the 1889 Ice House Museum and discover the behind-the-scenes history of The Del, along with its world-famous dining, recreation and legendary guests. Featuring artifacts, memorabilia, and a Marilyn Monroe selfie spot, the Museum is also where all of our history tours begin. The Museum is located next to the Power Plant on Wagers Row, the row of historic buildings along the main drive. Admission is complimentary.


Legendary Tour
Daily at 10am, Fri-Sun at 2pm | Ice House Museum
Bring to life the iconic resort’s rich heritage through an in-depth, docent-led walking tour of the Victorian building and gardens, including access to exclusive behind-the-scenes areas.
90 minutes

Haunted Happenings Tour
Nightly at 7pm | Ice House Museum
Learn the official account of Kate Morgan’s 1892 visit to The Del and why her spirit never left in this guided ghostly tour of the resort. Walk in Kate’s footsteps as you uncover the mystery of her death, other spirits who haunt the hotel and ghostly guest encounters.
60 minutes

Self-Guided Audio Tours
Daily | 10am - 5pm
The Del’s self-guided tours offer a fun experience based on letters, records and oral histories from previous guests and staff. Hear about their experiences, and the resort's history, through audio reenactments as you explore the property.
60 minutes | Available at the Ice House Museum.

Private Group Tours
Private Legendary Tours and Haunted Happenings Tours are available for groups of 20-100 people. Reservations must be made in advance by contacting Gina Petrone, Heritage Manager.

Tour Policy: All authorized tours are shown above. Unauthorized tours are not permitted. 
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