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Visit Tanglewood

Explore the Tanglewood Grounds

Tanglewood welcomes visitors to the grounds all year long!
Sunlight shines through tall trees, casting shadows on the Tanglewood grounds

We welcome you to enjoy the beautiful grounds at Tanglewood, open year-round, free of charge, for visitors to come and enjoy.

If you would like information about grounds hours on specific dates, please reach out to Ticketing and Customer Service at, or by phone at 888-266-1200 (September-May) or 413-637-5180 (June-August).

No advance signup is required!

September-May Grounds Hours

Daily: 9am-3pm
As conditions allow

June-August Grounds Hours

Performance days: visitors without concert tickets are welcome outside of concert hours*
Non-performance days:
9am-3pm, as conditions allow

*Grounds typically open at 9am and our staff clear the grounds prior to gates opening for concerts, so please be mindful of your arrival and departure times relative to the day’s performances.

  • Please note:

    No dogs or bicycles are allowed on the grounds.

For Your Enjoyment While Visiting

Tanglewood Grounds Narrated Walking Tour
Enjoy a guided audio tour of the grounds of Tanglewood narrated by BSO staff and musicians.

Kripalu Walking Meditation
Relax with a mindful walking meditation in the trees from Kripalu, the leader in yoga and mindfulness-based education. Led by Micah Mortali, this thoughtful meditation will help you walk mindfully and deepen your connection to Tanglewood.

Audio Stream
Add to your sensory experience with this audio selection of BSO performances as you take in the beauty of the Tanglewood Grounds.