Frequently Asked Questions
What is the Luxury Home Tour?
The Luxury Home Tour is an exclusive self-guided home tour event featuring 10 of the most magnificent multimillion-dollar homes in the Twin Cities. The participating homes will unveil the latest trends in architecture, design, décor, craftsmanship, interior design, technology, appliances and landscaping.
When is the tour?
The Luxury Home Tour takes place over three consecutive weekends in June. Tour dates are June 8-10, 15-17 & 22-24, 2012. The homes are open to the public on Fridays from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. and on Saturdays and Sundays from noon until 6 p.m. On Fridays, participating houses will offer fine wine paired with gourmet cheese starting at 4 p.m.
Where is the tour?
The Luxury Home Tours features houses throughout the Twin Cities in some of the most sought-after residential communities including: Afton, Chanhassen, Chaska, Edina, Maple Grove, Medina, Minnetrista and Orono. Maps with tour locations and directions are included on the ticket.
How do I buy tickets for the tour?
Passport tickets are $20 when purchased at Twin Cities area Caribou Coffee locations or $25 if purchased at the homes. Each passport allows one-time admittance into all homes anytime during the three weekends. Tickets for single homes are available at the homes for $5 per home.
Who benefits from the purchase of my ticket?
All proceeds benefit Minnesota Public Radio, one of the nation's premier public radio organizations.
How does the tour work? Is there a tour guide?
Tours are self-guided, so guests can go as fast or slow as they’d like. The builders are on-site at each home to answer questions and can point out the home’s unique features.
Who built the tour homes?
Each home on the Luxury Home Tour is custom built by one of the Twin Cities’ premier home builders. This year’s participating home builders include: Charles Cudd de Novo, LLC, Creek Hill Custom Homes, Denali Custom Homes, Inc., Divine Custom Homes, Highmark Builders, John Kraemer & Sons, Inc., Pillar Homes Partner, Inc., Schrader & Companies, Stonewood, LLC, and Wooddale Builders, Inc.
Where can I find more information about the Luxury Home Tour?
For information including maps, photos, builder profiles and house features, visit www.luxuryhometour.net.