Winter at Biltmore
January 6-March 31, 2022
During the early months of the year, Biltmore offers a peaceful retreat following the hectic holidays. Winter specials include the lowest admission and hotel rates of the year. See our Biltmore Winter Outings Guide
Legends of Art & Innovation
November 2021-November 2022
Biltmore unveils a year-long, unique exhibition series called Legends of Art & Innovation. This grand immersive experience features three different large-scale, multi-sensory displays showcasing the lives and masterpieces of Van Gogh, Monet, and Da Vinci. Read More.
- November 5, 2021-March 5, 2022, Van Gogh Alive: The first exhibition in the year-long Legends of Art & Innovation at Biltmore exhibition series, Van Gogh Alive is described as “an unforgettable multi-sensory experience,” presented in a powerful and vibrant symphony of light, color, sound, and scent allowing immersion into Van Gogh’s paintings. Exhibited in Biltmore’s event center, Amherst at Deerpark,
- March 9-July 10, 2022, Monet & Friends- Life, Light & Color: An homage to Claude Monet and the Impressionist painters of the mid-19th century through the early 20th century, this experience explores the history of the Impressionist movement amid the social and political turbulence of the era. It transports you back to a time when European art was poised to change forever, and immerses you in the Impressionists’ masterworks as they come to life in a rich display of light, color, and sound. Breathtaking paintings are projected on an enormous scale, illuminating the bold brushstrokes of Claude Monet, Camille Pissarro, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Paul Cézanne, Edgar Degas, and more. Part of the Legends of Art & Innovation at Biltmore year-long exhibition series, Monet & Friends will be exhibited in Biltmore’s event center, Amherst at Deerpark.
- July 14, 2022 - January 8, 2023, Leonardo da Vinci- 500 Years of Genius: Inventor, artist, scientist, engineer, sculptor, anatomist, musician, architect, philosopher—Leonardo da Vinci was all of these things. His brilliance and many extraordinary achievements are brought to vivid life in Leonardo da Vinci – 500 Years of Genius, the world’s most comprehensive and thrilling Leonardo da Vinci experience. The final exhibition in the Legends of Art & Innovation at Biltmore year-long exhibition series, Leonardo da Vinci will be exhibited in Biltmore’s event center, Amherst at Deerpark.
Biltmore Garden Railway- Wonders of the World
March 9, 2022 – January 8, 2023
Visit the estate’s Antler Hill Village for the return of this popular large-scale model railroad display with a brand new display of structures that chronicle the Wonders of the World. Railcars move around handmade botanical replicas of these iconic structures from around the world. This year’s display is made up of architectural wonders that were well-known during the Vanderbilt era including the Taj Mahal, the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the Great Wall of China, Machu Picchu and more. The Vanderbilt family traveled the world to see many of these architectural masterpieces in person. Visit Biltmore Garden Railway in Antler Hill Village and be transported to a whimsical place that is sure to delight all ages.
April 1 - May 26, 2022
Watch the progression of hundreds of thousands of spring blooms including tulips with stunning floral displays across the estate that celebrate the majesty of Frederick Law Olmsted’s legacy. Biltmore’s restaurants will include special menu items, with the Winery offering specialty tours. See our Biltmore Blooms Guide. In April 2022, Biltmore recognizes the 200th anniversary of the birth of Frederick Law Olmsted, the father of American landscape architecture and designer of Biltmore’s grounds. Be sure to see the scenic stops throughout the gardens and grounds that recognize Olmsted's vision for Biltmore more than a century ago.
Annual Easter Egg Hunt
April 16 & 17, 2022
Hunt for super-sized Easter Eggs inside Biltmore House and around the estate in this fun activity. Participants will receive a Scavenger Hunt Guide to check off each egg they spot while on their hunt. Participating children ages 9 and younger will receive a treat. The Easter Scavenger Hunt is included in daytime admission.
Fall at Biltmore
September & October 2022
See fall colors and enjoy many special events. See our Fall at Biltmore Guide.
Christmas at Biltmore Estate
November 4, 2022-January 8, 2023
See our Christmas at Biltmore Guide
Extravagant celebration, complete with more than 50 Christmas trees, miles of ribbon, garland, and lights, live music, and inspirational holiday demonstrations. Biltmore House Christmas Photos.
Looking Back: Past Biltmore Exhibitions
Downton Abbey: In 2020 this nationally touring exhibition featured set recreations, costumes, and never-before-seen multimedia elements. Read more!
Chihuly at Biltmore: This Summer 2018 exhibition of monumental glass sculptures by multi-media artist Dale Chihuly took over the gardens! Read more.
Titanic Movie Costumes 2018: The first large-scale exhibition of fashions from Oscar-winning “Titanic” movie was a show-stopper! Titled “Glamour on Board: Fashion from Titanic the Movie”, 53 costumes were inside the house and other locations on the estate.
Movie Wedding Gowns 2016: Biltmore presents another spectacular exhibition “Fashionable Romance: Wedding Gowns in Film,” featuring 41 wedding gowns and groom's attire from major motion pictures. As impressive as the costumes are, the elaborate floral displays throughout the house (with thousands of roses) steal the show.