The Hess Collection Visitor's Center & The Hess Art Collection

We are currently open by appointment only while we make repairs to our visitors center which sustained limited damage due to the Napa earthquake. Wine tastings however, are being offered in some lovely areas around our scenic property.You may make a reservation, taste some wine and have a visit with us. We have quite a story to tell! Reservations can be made here or by calling 707.255.1144.

Note: While we are under construction parts of the art collection will be unavailable for viewing July 27th thru September 14th, 2015.

*August 6, 2015 We will be closing at 2:00 PM for a Special Event*

Please call our Visitor Center at 707.255.1144 to inquire about the status of the exhibit, as well as wine tours and tasting.

The winery and art museum are open daily for visits, tours and tastings. You are invited to make a reservation to taste four current release wines, many available only at the winery, for $20 per person.  Groups are asked to contact the winery’s guest relations staff at 707.255.1144 x226, or email the Visitors Center.

Complimentary winery tours, including an overview of The Hess Collection Winery and Vineyards are offered daily between 10:30a.m. and 3:30p.m. Please call 707.255.8584 to confirm current schedules. 

Visitor's Center Hours
Tastings Available: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Winery & Vineyard Tours: 10:30 AM - 3:30 PM

For reservations or questions please call the Visitor's Center 707.255.8584.

Make a Reservation

There are several options for a more comprehensive visitor experience:

Private Tour & Wine Tasting:  Daily, $40 per person, advanced reservations required.
Tour the winery, followed by a current release wine presentation with your own private host.

Tour Of The Palate:  Daily at 2p.m., $85 per person, advanced reservations required.
Enjoy a guided tour of the winery followed by a tasting of three current release wines expertly paired with three exquisite creations from Hess Collection's Executive Chef, Chad Hendrickson.

Tour, Wine & Chocolate Experience:  Daily, $65 per person, advanced reservations required.
Enjoy a private tour of the Hess Collection, followed by a current release wine tasting of four wines paired with artisan truffles developed and handcrafted with TCHO chocolate by our Culinary Team. This is a unique, educational experience with one of a kind chocolates. Please allow 90 minutes for this tour and tasting experience.

Tour, Wine & Cheese Pairing: Daily, $65 per person, advanced reservations required.
Enjoy an educational wine production tour with your own private host from The Hess Collection, followed by a current release wine presentation paired with Artisan cheeses served with seasonal fruits and nuts selected by Hess Executive Chef Chad Hendrickson.

Museum Walk: Daily 10:15, $30 per person, advanced reservations required. currently unavailable
Start the morning with a 60 minute guided tour of The Hess Collection Art Museum, featuring works from Donald Hess’ private collection. Enjoy an optional complimentary tasting of four current release wines in the tasting room immediately following.

Vineyard Tour: Tuesday - Thursday at 10:30a.m., $50 per person, advanced reservations required.
AVAILABLE starting April 28th, 2015
Join The Hess Collection for a guided 90-minute vineyard walk through the historic Mont La Salle vineyard, exploring a range of Napa Green sustainable practices. From the organically farmed Brother Timothy old vine cabernet block planted in 1936 through more recent blocks. Explore different trellising, spacing and viticulture approaches to mountain farming before returning to the winery to enjoy a tasting of current releases.

*This is a moderate hike, good hiking boots or appropriate footwear is strongly recommended, as is sun protection.

Garden Service: 10:30a.m.-4:00p.m., $27+ per person. Advanced reservation required.
Underneath vines of wisteria, surrounded by contemporary sculptures and beautifully landscaped gardens, experience a glass of a specially selected current release wine with our Provisions Plate of specialty nuts, fruit, and noshes. Executive Chef Chad Hendrickson individually pairs the unique flavors and textures in our wines with complementary flavor combinations in these offerings. For parties of 5 or more we ask that you contact our events coordinator.

Unique Gifts
The Hess Collection Wine Shop is open daily from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
For special orders and gift ideas please inquire here.