Experience the grandeur of early Los Angeles with a visit to the Doheny Mansion located on the downtown campus of Mount Saint Mary's University at 10 Chester Place. Chester Place was an exclusive gated community of Victorian mansions in the early 1900's and home to oil baron Edward L. and Carrie Estelle Doheny for almost 60 years.
Organized in groups of 23, docent-led tours commence in the former home of Edward Doheny's son, Ned, at No. 10 Chester Place and conclude in the Doheny Mansion. The complete tour lasts approximately 2-1/2 hours; the tour involves walking, standing, and climbing a few stairs. So please wear comfortable walking shoes.
To sign up for a public tour, please click on the highlighted date of the tour you wish to take:
No tours for 2021 have been scheduled at this time. No tours will be held between January-June 2021. It is unknown at this time if tours will be able to be provided in the latter half of 2021. Check back for updates.
No tours for 2021 have been scheduled at this time. No tours will be held between January-June 2021. Thank you.
All public tours are $20 per person. Proceeds support mansion conservation.
Reservations are essential and must be accompanied by payment. No children under 12 years of age. No photographs are allowed inside the Doheny Mansion.
For tour information, please call 213-234-9837