The Mount was founded in 1980 with a goal to preserve and display a tribute to its designer and creator, and also established to a cultural and literary center. Celebrating Edith Wharton’s legacy at The Mount there are many things to learn here on one of their guided tours.
Take a trip to Lenox to visit The Mount and one of their skilled tour guides will walk you around for about an hour long exploration. The hour long tour is guided throughout the mansions three floors. You then tour the surroundings where you will see the “formal gardens” with three acres of beautifully landscaped grounds, grass terraces, an English Lime walk, and rock gardens.