Discover one of the nation's finest examples of the American Aethstetic style at the Historic Chapin Mansion.  

Chapin Mansion

Henry and Ruby Chapin constructed their magnificent home in 1882. Donated to the City of Niles in 1933 it served as City Hall and is now administered by the Niles History Center.  

Chapin Mansion 2017 Tour Schedule  
Fridays and Saturdays at 1:00 pm 
Admission is $5 for ages 10 and over.
May be closed holiday weekends. Please call to confirm hours.
Call 269-845-4054 or email us for Tour Schedules as the Mansion will close periodically for historic restoration.
Look for special events to take place throughout the year. 


Mansion interior

Colorful stained glass windows, beveled mirrors, impressive brass chandeliers, beautiful hand-carved wood work and nine fireplaces will transport you back to the ornate Aethstetic period of the 1880s.  

Tours of the Chapin Mansion are led by trained docents and allow visitors an inside look into this beloved Niles landmark. 

For more information contact: 

Christina Arseneau, Director
Niles History Center
508 E. Main Street
Niles, MI 49120 
269-845-4054, x 4010
HCdirector@nilesmi.org

Mollie Kruck Watson, Assistant Director
Niles History Center
508 E. Main Street
Niles, MI 49120 
269-845-4054 ext. 4013
mwatson@nilesmi.org