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Cottonwood Mansion Museum

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Great Museum!

My boyfriend and I spent a lovely summer morning and afternoon at this museum while camping at... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2016
Ontario, Canada
Nice tour

Enjoyed our visit--I want to learn more about William Holmes Jr. and this building. Be sure detour... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2016
Craig S
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31 Jul 2017
“Nice last-century mansion”
24 Aug 2016
“Great Museum!”
Cottonwood is an Italianate-style red brick mansion built c. 1870 by William Holmes Jr., as a private residence. Come and explore the 1870’s historic mansion, immerse yourself in local history and experience the heritage of the Victorian Era and the...more
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740 Haldimand Road 53, Selkirk, Ontario N0A 1P0, Canada
+1 905-776-2538
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Reviewed 31 July 2017

Nice last century mansion in the middle of the country-side. An opportunity to learn history of the region and way of life of the late 19-th century. During the month of July, when I visited, the visit was free with voluntary donation.

Thank Oleg B
Reviewed 24 August 2016

My boyfriend and I spent a lovely summer morning and afternoon at this museum while camping at Selkirk Provincial Park. It is a stunning house with great with a great view from the 3 floor.

Thank backusbre
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed our visit--I want to learn more about William Holmes Jr. and this building. Be sure detour to this area for a visit.

Thank Craig S
Reviewed 23 October 2015

We did not have this historic site on our trip plan but during the drive happened to see a highway information sign indicating the routing to "Cottonwood Historic House". Fortunately, we took the time to investigate and were rewarded with a tour of a very...More

Thank Wayne B
Reviewed 21 April 2015 via mobile

this place will take your breath away..we have also rented the mansion for two private functions..staff is excellent. .place kept up nice..hold your next party here. .the price is out of this world and your memories priceless

Thank themadfoodfinder
Reviewed 17 June 2014

This historical mansion is a labour of love. Bought by Larry Hamilton from the US decades ago. He with his wife, Joyce were major drivers in restoring this Mansion. Selkirk and area residents gathered together and still do to maintain and restore this Mansion. It...More

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