dates & hours of operation

At this time, the Monte Cristo Cottage is currently closed. We will re-open in early June with regular summer hours. Open via appointment only. Call 860.443.5378 x288 in advance of your visit. *Hours subject to change. Group tours available by appointment. Summer hours will be announced prior to the season. A minimum of 48 hours advance notice is required.

information, reservations, & volunteer opportunities

For information, advanced tour reservations, or to volunteer at the Cottage, contact theaterlives@theoneill.org.

additional resources

A comprehensive guide to the life and works of Eugene O’Neill, including a search engine, audio archive, and guide to upcoming O’Neill productions.
Boston Globe Sightseeing A visitor's experience at the National Historic Landmark. Theatermania A two-part series on all the ways O'Neill's Long Day's Journey Into Night continues to haunt America and the role that the Monte Cristo Cottage plays in understanding it. Connecticut Magazine A behind-the-scene's look at Long Day's Journey Into Night staged in the house that inspired it. "The Genius of O'Neill": An Essay by Tony Kushner He wrote his best play last, but it’s a mistake to think of the rest of the playwright’s thorny, ambitious, stammeringly poetic work as simply a warmup for Long Day’s Journey Into Night. American Masters A look at the life of Eugene O'Neill called Eugene O’Neill: A Glory of Ghosts through PBS' American Masters series. New Yorker Exploring his 'dark current of plays,' this article reviews the work of Eugene O’Neill. The Louis Sheaffer-Eugene O'Neill Collection
The Sheaffer-O'Neill collection, located at Connecticut College in New London, CT, is an archive of the life and works of Eugene O'Neill formed by author Louis Sheaffer.

admission pricing

Adults: $10 Students/ O'Neill Members: $5



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