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The fancy home

This Victoria Style was built in 1901. It was the best residence in all of Ogallala. We were able... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2018
Robby G C
Toronto, Canada
Great local history

Today we toured with our guide Dana. She was excellent it speaking of the history on the home and... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2018
Denver, Colorado
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1004 N Spruce St, corner of W 10th and Spruce St, Ogallala, NE 69153-1206
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Reviewed 4 October 2018

This Victoria Style was built in 1901. It was the best residence in all of Ogallala. We were able to visit the mansion grounds. I liked the garden. The fireplaces were attractive, made of cherry wood with panel inserts. The walls were huge, ten feet....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Today we toured with our guide Dana. She was excellent it speaking of the history on the home and the area. The home is full of period furniture. Be sure to see all 3 floors and the 2 small I room buildings in the rear....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank daler225
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Well restored house, good guide and pleasantgreeter and all around informant about area. Admission is donation only.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Roan C
Reviewed 11 July 2018

This is the former home of several early Ogallala families. It is beautifully furnished with period items. We had a guided tour with Trevor, who was very knowledgeable both in the tour and with our questions. It's a three-story home so you need to be...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Laura V
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Old and creaky like me. Nice, quaint museum. Easy enough to find. Not far from boot hill so very easy to go to both.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank williamo126
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Since I was not able to go inside I can rate this only from an outsider's perspective. Really lovely home and seems well maintained. The NE history marker in the yard gave a nice history of the area.

Date of experience: November 2017
3  Thank Leah F
Reviewed 20 July 2017

The last time I visited this home more than a half century ago, my great-uncle Art and his wife lived there. Not quite as I remembered it, of course, but very much as it was. There's an interesting history to this home and the city...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Alan R
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Wonderful museum in the heart of downtown Ogallala! Rich in the area's history! Hosts some lovely events such as dinners at the mansion, Holiday Home Tours, American Girl doll parties, etc.

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Linda F
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

Very fun local historic house. It good to the community has taken an interest and restored it. Don't just drive stop and help support it.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank rickdA2069QA
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

We stopped and took a tour with school children and the staff was so excited to share the story of the mansion. It was fun to see the kids respond to their city's history.

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank cathomps01
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