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Due to the fact that this is an Historic Landmark property,  we are not allowed to change the exterior appearance, therefore, the home is not handicap accessible. 

Note: the museum will be most appreciated by adults.


Prices: 

Adults and children 13 and older - $8

Seniors over 65, military, police and fire - $6

Children 5- 12 - $4

Children under 5 FREE
(Children must kept be under adult supervision at all times)


Groups of 10 or more must register in advance.

Group tour price $6 per person for all adults.
​ Email: thegingerhousemuseum@gmail.com


Ticket includes a brochure and a
self-guided tour of the home. 

Allow 30 - 45 minutes to complete the self-guided tour of the home

Contribution Amount

Group Tours:


Tour guides please contact us at least one week in advance of your visit to make arrangements for a private guided tour outside normal open hours. Times are usually 11 A.M. Wed - Saturday, or any time on Monday or Tuesday. 


Busses: Please park on the street behind Hub Cycle


Groups without a bus - please carpool if possible due to limited parking on the street.  


We provide a special presentation prior to your tour that is not included in individual tours. 


 Payment must be made in advance by credit card or check, or in cash the day of the event in one payment. 


Group Reservation Form

The Ginger House is located just a few blocks from the Truman Library and the Vaile Mansion

Map to the Ginger House

Manager: Audrey Elder

Director: Marge Padgitt

Phone 816-833-1602 (Answered during office hours only - leave a message after hours)
Fax 816-461-2818

Email: thegingerhousemuseum@gmail.com

​​​​0pen seasonally April 1 to September 30

AND FOR SPECIAL EVENTS AND PRIVATE TOURS


Regular Hours

WED-SAT 1:00-5:00 PM

Closed on Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday

and on the following holidays:

Memorial Day weekend

4th of July

Labor Day weekend

During Santa-Cali-Gon (Labor Day weeked)

​Open for special events (see below)



MUSEUM hours & Tickets

Contact Us

If you'd like to make a monetary contribution click here: 

Contributions are made through the Local History Preservation Society, a not-for-profit organization. Your contribution is tax-deductible. 

Media Relations & Advance Booking for Bus or Group Tours Call  816-833-1602

​​​Special Events at the Ginger House in 2018:

Spirit Tours Friday Nights in October


​October 5, 1 2, 19, and 26
8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
We've had a team check out the house and there is evidence of paranormal activity. Join us for an investigation and bring your camera!
$30.00 per person

16 and older only - Must register in advance
Register early to assure a seat! Maximum 12 persons per tour






Weekends in October: (Saturday and Sunday)

Regular daytime hours

October 6-7, 10-11, 17-18, 24-15
Special Victorian Halloween with old-fashioned Halloween decor




Weekends in November and December: (Saturday and Sunday) Special History of Christmas and the house will be decorated inside and out

November 3-4, 10-11, 17-18
December 1-2, 8-9, 15-16




Weekends in February: Month of Love: Find out about Ginger Roger's loves and the history of Valentine's Day
February 2-3, 9-10, 16-17, 23-24




Open year-round for special private events and 
 group tours.

Open to the public 

The Ginger House Museum

- Birthplace of ginger rogers | Independence, Missouri -