Get a glimpse inside the private life of the one of the world’s most interesting couples. Highlights of the tour include the game room where Broadway producer Flo Ziegfeld, New York Mayor Jimmy Walker and John Ringling may have played poker together, the fourth floor bedroom that was a favorite of Will Roger’s, and the Belvedere Tower that still provides Sarasota’s most spectacular view. This 45-minute tour takes you throughout the mansion’s private places not included on the regular Guided Tour of Ca’ d’Zan.
►For the safety of our visitors and staff, access to the Belvedere Tower is contingent upon weather and tower maintenance projects.
►This tour consists of over 85 steps and an elevator is not available. Visitors must be able to climb stairs and stand for the duration of the tour.
Museum Admission + Mable's Tour
Includes entry to the Museum of Art, the Circus Museum and a docent-led tour of the first and second floor of the Ca’d’Zan. Our docents will lead you through the first and second floors of John and Mable’s winter home. Tours are approximately 40 minutes long and scheduled throughout the day.
► Visitors on the Ca' d'Zan tour must climb a marble staircase and must stand for the duration of the tour (seating is not available).
► Motorized scooters can only be accommodated on the first floor of the mansion.
►There is a historic elevator to bring visitors to the second floor of the mansion, but its use is contingent on on-going repairs. Please consult with admissions staff on the day of your visit.
Museum Admission + Explore the 1st Floor
Includes entry to the Museum of Art, the Circus Museum and a Self-guided walk-through of Ca’d’Zan first floor.
John + Mable Tour
Enjoy the full Ca’ d’Zan experience! This tour package consists of two docent-led tours, including a Private Places tour and a tour of the first and second floors. This Ca’d’Zan Tour package may only be purchased by calling 941-358-3180 or at the admission desk. Due to the limited availability of this package advance booking is recommended.
Guided and Self-guided tours are available for school groups Kindergarten through College. Learn more
Your group visit will be enriched with the addition of scheduled tour. Tours are available in the Museum of Art, Circus Museum and Ca' d'Zan. Groups of 10 or more should schedule tours in advance to ensure availability. Learn more
Tour Photography, Video, and Audio Recording Policy
For the comfort of our visitors and volunteers, all photography, video, and audio recording is prohibited on docent-led tours.