Chihuly at Biltmore

Chihuly at Biltmore represents the first art exhibition in Biltmore’s historic gardens, and the first garden exhibition of Dale Chihuly’s works in North Carolina. The world-renowned American artist’s work is included in more than 200 museum collections worldwide, and now, for a limited time only, they can be seen at Biltmore. Learn more about Chihuly.

We invite you to immerse yourself in this unique visual experience, an absolute must-see presentation of unparalleled artistic expression.

Dazzling in daylight, the exhibition takes on an entirely new dimension when viewed after nightfall; experience the brilliance and beauty of these awe-inspiring marvels of color, form, and light.

Chihuly at Biltmore - Daytime

Glass sculptures in curving spiral spikes of greens with yellow and white resembling plants, in a pond. In background, purple spikes of glass resemble tall stalks coming out of the water.

May 17 - October 7, 2018

Included with daytime admission, Chihuly at Biltmore showcases breathtaking large-scale glass sculptures in an equally breathtaking setting: the historic gardens of America’s Largest Home®. The vibrant colors and organic shapes that distinguish Chihuly’s creations are captivating presented within Biltmore’s artfully designed landscapes; the sculptures' placement offers an intriguing juxtaposition of the master works of two consummate artists—premier American artist Dale Chihuly and revered Biltmore landscape designer Frederick Law Olmsted.

Your daytime admission includes:

  • Self-guided daytime visit to Biltmore House & Gardens
  • Admission to Antler Hill Village & Winery, estate shops, restaurants, and The Biltmore Legacy
  • Complimentary tastings at America's most-visited Winery

Chihuly Daytime


Chihuly Nights at Biltmore

A large orb of glowing gold glass comprised of many tiny spiral shapes joined at the center sits on a pole on display in a garden at night.

Select Evenings, May 17–October 7, 2018

Biltmore House & Gardens will open to the public on Thursday–Sunday evenings for special viewings of Chihuly’s stunning large-scale glass sculptures after dark. Chihuly Nights at Biltmore is an enchanting opportunity to witness the effects of dramatic nighttime lighting upon the luminous colors and graceful forms of these spectacular installations. Sunset over the majestic Blue Ridge Mountains, live music in the gardens, and a wine bar make the evening experience all the more enticing. Requires an evening admission.

Your evening admission includes:

  • Self-guided evening visit to first floor of Biltmore House and surrounding gardens
  • Daytime admission to gardens, Antler Hill Village & Winery, estate shops, restaurants, and The Biltmore Legacy on the day of your evening visit or the day after
  • Complimentary tastings at our Winery

Chihuly Nights


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