Bachman's Holiday Ideas House
November 10 - December 18, 2016
Bachman's Historic Family Home

Tickets On Sale Now!

Each season, our designers transform the historical Bachman’s home on Lyndale Avenue by painting, furnishing, and decorating the entire house with their signature mix of new items, repurposed pieces, and a touch of vintage.

Schedule a self-guided tour to see trendsetting décor and creative concepts firsthand. Welcome inspiring ideas for the change in season.

The Holiday Ideas House is open seven days a week, November 10 through December 18, 2016. Self-guided tours ($5) are sold in 30-minute increments during the following times: Mon.-Wed. 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m., Thurs. & Fri. 9:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m., Sat. 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m.

Please note: you will not receive a ticket in the mail. On the day of your visit, pick up your ticket(s) at the gift counter in our Lyndale store. If you have difficulties placing your ticket order online, contact our Call Center at 612-861-7311 and we will be happy to assist you in placing your order.
November 24

$5 Tickets
Tickets are available for purchase online or by calling 612-861-7311. Each ticket includes a coupon for $5 off a $25+ Bachman's purchase, with 20% of ticket proceeds benefiting Children's Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota. Admission is free for children 12 and under. Tickets are not refundable; see our Returns and Exchanges page for details.

About Our Holiday Charitable Partner
Our nonprofit partner to the Holiday Ideas House, Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota, is the only health system in Minnesota to provide care exclusively to children from before birth through young adulthood, and is an award-winning health system, regularly ranked by U.S. News & World Reports as a top children’s hospital. Learn more about the Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota

*NOTE: Tickets are required for entry and may be purchased in advance at or through our Call Center. Same-day tickets may be available only for purchase at the gift counter at Bachman's on Lyndale. If you have not pre-ordered, please call before you arrive. Tickets are limited, especially on weekends.

Ideas House Photo Galleries
View photos from past Ideas Houses on our Facebook page.

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Fall 2014 Ideas House Photos
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Holiday 2013 Ideas House Photos
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Spring 2013 Ideas House Photos
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Holiday 2012 Ideas House Photos
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Fall 2012 Ideas House Photos
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Spring 2012 Ideas House Photos
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Holiday 2011 Ideas House Photos
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Fall 2011 Ideas House Photos


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any difficulty in placing your order, we encourage you to call 612-861-7311. We would be delighted to assist you with the order process.