We will be enforcing COVID protocols during the tour. Details.

Home Tour-FAQ’s

When does the tour begin and end?

The tour begins at 5:30 and ends at 8:30. To see everything, please begin the tour promptly at 5:30 pm and make every effort to complete your tour by closing time at 8:30.

Remember, this event is staffed by students and is held on a school night.

Can I tour the homes earlier than 5:30 pm.

No. Please remember the houses on the tour are private homes and are available for touring during the allotted time.

Do I need a ticket to tour the homes?

Yes. Either have a paper ticket or a ticket on your phone to enter.

Can I take pictures of the homes?

No photos are to be taken inside the homes.

How can I get pictures of the homes?

Photos of the homes will be available on the website after the date of the tour.

Is there much walking involved in the tour?

Yes. Be sure to wear comfortable shoes. All guests will be provided with paper booties to wear over their shoes.

Is the tour handicap accessible?

These are private homes and handicap accommodations may not be available.

Are there stairs or steps?

There are several two-story homes/buildings on the tour. Please be careful with steps and stores. Your can choose not to climb the stairs. Docents will also be available to help with steps and/or stairs.

Are restrooms available?

Restrooms are not available in the homes but they are available at the other two sites.


There is free parking on Fresno City College’s campus but not in the neighborhoods immediately surrounding the campus. Fresno High School’s parking lot at McKinley and Echo will be open for parking.


Masks are not required this year but it might be a good idea to wear one when in close quarters in some of the homes.

Other hints, tips or suggestions while on the tour?