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I live here

I live here a beautiful area We have the historic homes we have beautiful scenery all around us we... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
James W
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Albany, Oregon
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A stroll through time

A walk through this delightful district is a stroll through time, back to the late 19th and early... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2018
X4518BIpaulv
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Albany, Oregon
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27 Aug 2018
“I live here”
18 Jun 2018
“A stroll through time”
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An historic district in downtown Albany that offers a large number of turreted Queen Anne buildings.
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Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

I live here a beautiful area We have the historic homes we have beautiful scenery all around us we have talking water gardens Waverley Park Monteith park Bryant Park and many more that are very relaxing for your family we also have many businesses which...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank James W
Reviewed 18 June 2018

A walk through this delightful district is a stroll through time, back to the late 19th and early 20th century when Albany was just establishing itself on the Willamette as a whistle stop for the north-south train and riverboats.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank X4518BIpaulv
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Some of the houses were kept up very well. All the 80 something houses all have plaques on the front of the house. It can be a pretty long walk. We decided to drive down the streets and look at them.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Tcard2013
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

This is a wonderful drive by all of the old homes. Some are restored and have the house names and date built on the front. Several were open for tours. I understand there are several walking tours available with maps from the visitors center.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Ekeller115
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We have enjoyed many walks around this historic area of Albany over the past 11 years, enjoying the architecture and the amenities it offers.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank EliKenoah
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Lots of very well maintained Victorian buildings and a stupendous, restored, electric power generator, mini-canals and good restaurants and clothing stores.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Michael W
Reviewed 23 August 2016

The Monteith District, located on the west side of downtown Albany, is named after Walter and Thomas Monteith, the founders of Albany and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The Albany Visitors Association has walking maps that feature a number of the...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank Larry R
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

These homes are beautiful to see and to enjoy but one of the best things we enjoyed about Albany is the effort going on to restore their old carousel. Funds have been raised and a new building is currently under construction where it will be...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank Condocat
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Enjoy the the quiet streets and the beauty and diversity of historic homes. I love the tree lined streets and architecture of Albany.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Celia S
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

We found a walking guide on the Internet, parked the car and followed the walking route. Lovely to see the old homes in the area. Not all were in pristine condition and some beautiful homes could do with a lot of TLC but if it's...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Henwoods24
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