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McHenry Mansion

15th & I Streets, Modesto, CA 95354
+1 209-575-7558
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This is a wonderful place to take pictures. You often see a bride & groom or young adults for... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2017
Places2Enjoy
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Modesto, California
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Lovely historical attraction.

A lovely local historical attraction. Bring the whole family and friends visiting from out of... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2017
diannabates
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Modesto, California
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  • Very good27%
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“gift shop” (13 reviews)
“local history” (8 reviews)
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15th & I Streets, Modesto, CA 95354
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+1 209-575-7558
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"gift shop"
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"local history"
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"visitor center"
in 4 reviews
"christmas season"
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"tour guides are"
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"period pieces"
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"historical landmark"
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"free tour"
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"like stepping back in time"
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"beautifully restored victorian"
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"on display"
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"beautiful grounds"
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"piece of history"
in 2 reviews
"central valley"
in 4 reviews
"many times"
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"all ages"
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"downtown modesto"
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Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

This is a wonderful place to take pictures. You often see a bride & groom or young adults for there prom taking photos outside. The garden is well kept up. The inside has lots of history that pertains to Modesto. You will see old bicycles...More

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Reviewed 19 May 2017

A lovely local historical attraction. Bring the whole family and friends visiting from out of town. Close to downtown shops and restaurants.

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Reviewed 11 April 2017

Start in the nearby gift shop that has a small theater showing a video about the McHenry family. Always good to know the story of the people who lived at the residence. The restoration of the home from a divided apartment building back to its...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2017

McHenry Mansion provides the viewer the opportunity to step back in time, to a long gone era, with docents to add to the mystery and mystique of life back when Modesto was a very small town.

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Reviewed 11 April 2017

This Victorian home as been completely restored to the time period of 1883 when Robert McHenry had it built so he could be nearer town. The home is beautifully decorated with period furnishings and is immaculately maintained by volunteer docents.

Thank Joyce T
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

upon entering this mansion it is like stepping back in time and the life of Mr. McHenry and his family not to mention a goodly part of Modesto and it's growth highly recommend

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Reviewed 14 February 2017

I love old historical buildings. This one did not disappoint. It is a true beauty. Make sure you take advantage of this local beauty!

Thank Cheryl S
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Reviewed 13 February 2017

I enjoyed the free tour which you can register just up the street for free Monday to Friday, weekend different.

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Reviewed 24 January 2017

I took my grandchildren to the McHenry Mansion for the Dickens Christmas Fair. The function was very well done and a great experience.

Thank victoria b
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Reviewed 14 January 2017

Congratulations to Modesto for rescuing and restouring this beautiful old home. I like the fact of having to watch the video of the history before touring the home, as it gives perspective. The history of the poeple whom lived in the house is just as...More

Thank Cat33R
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Anne T
26 November 2016|
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Response from Kathy B | Reviewed this property |
There is no senior discount because there is NOT a charge for visiting the mansion. it is FREE! It is especially beautiful during the holiday season. There is a 5$ charge for the candlelight tours, which includes a tour of... More
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Christyn S
24 December 2015|
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Response from Ed258536 | Reviewed this property |
No cost. All is free. A guided tour with lots of things to see.
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