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Warden's House Museum

Stillwater, MN
+1 651-439-5956
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interesting tour

Its right down on the Main ST. We got there just in time for the last tour....was nice.. parking... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2016
Andrea C
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Cedar Falls,IA
Lots of interesting details at a local museum

My wife and I visited this museum, and really came away with respect for the way these people... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2016
Todd A
,
Rosemount, Minnesota
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Former home of Stillwater State Prison's warden.
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Reviewed 14 October 2016

Its right down on the Main ST. We got there just in time for the last tour....was nice.. parking was tuff as it was the arts festival weekend.

Thank Andrea C
Reviewed 3 October 2016

My wife and I visited this museum, and really came away with respect for the way these people lived. Great place to visit and lots of detail provided by the museum people.

Thank Todd A
Reviewed 30 September 2016

this was informative and very laid-back. The house was amazing, along with the stories. Good for those first coming to Stillwater to get to know about the area.

Thank S a
Reviewed 26 September 2016

The tour was really interesting. I stayed on for a lecture after. It was a perfect day to visit. I would come back again. Plus rumor has it...it's haunted!!!

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Toured the museum with my three children. The tour guide was fantastic! We learned many new things and the tour was very entertaining. One of my children is a history buff, but the other two not so much. The tour guide did a great job...More

Thank toobusy71
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

Amazing tour!!! Great history, beauty and rich insight into such a historic estate in my own hometown!

1  Thank Ashley O
Reviewed 14 January 2016

This is a small museum, but well worth the visit. Portions of the exterior walls of the jail are still present. The exhibits are very interesting, and we enjoyed the time spent there very much.

Thank luvscats
Reviewed 24 October 2015

I did this for the first time last weekend. What a bargain! It is only $1 for students and $5 for adults. We had a great tour guide (younger man in his 20s or 30s) and he did a wonderful job explaining the artifacts from...More

2  Thank Stillh2olocal
Reviewed 9 October 2015

So much information available. Very interesting to see the history and relive the past. Staff was very helpful

1  Thank Karla M
Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

You'll get not so much a history of the Warden's House, but of the village of Stillwater its people (including the wardens), and its industry. Very inexpensive for a tour ($1 for students) and the volunteer tour guides care about what they're telling you. Lots...More

1  Thank Max-zeene L
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