Discover our new Specialty Gifts!

Don't forget to browse through our new Specialty Gifts section which features special and unique designer jewelry! The Specialty Gifts area is located in the PRODUCTS MUSEUM which can be entered through the Gift Shop.

Continue: Winchester Cafe
Wander through 110 of the 160 rooms of this Victorian mansion, designed and built by the Winchester Rifle heiress. Tour the estate daily. Keep up to date on all the happenings, worldly and otherwise, only with the exclusive "13th Hour" newsletter.

The mirror over the fireplace in the alcove of Mrs. Winchester's bedroom was one of only three mirrors allowed in the entire house at the time of Mrs. Winchester’s death. Legend has it that spirits hate mirrors, since the sight of their reflection causes them to vanish. This is why Mrs. Winchester’s servants and secretary reportedly used only hand mirrors or went without.