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Historic Mattie Beal Home

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Great tour guide!

We stopped here after visiting Mt Scott and it was really pretty! The tour guide was very... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2018
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
via mobile
A thoroughly enjoyable tour

We really enjoyed our visit to this historic home. The home is lovely and has been restored to it's... read more

Reviewed 21 November 2017
Connie K
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1008 SW 5th St, Lawton, OK 73505
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Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

We stopped here after visiting Mt Scott and it was really pretty! The tour guide was very knowledgeable and friendly. She gave us the option of letting us go through on our own, or giving us the guided tour.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 21 November 2017

We really enjoyed our visit to this historic home. The home is lovely and has been restored to it's original beauty. What made the visit so enjoyable was the commentary given by our tour guide. She was so knowledgeable and so entertaining. When we entered,...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Connie K
Reviewed 28 September 2017

This tour took me back in time to early luxury of Oklahoma living compared to roughness in most areas this young woman "Lottery Winner" of 160 Acres won 160 acres and donated much to the new community of Lawton. The home has some original pieces...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank jam1958ada
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Very neat old house. Love the history of it and the guide is very knowledgeable and makes it interesting.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank donna122007
Reviewed 18 July 2017

I have to say disappointed because I went on a Thursday afternoon at 1:30 & the sign says open from 12 to 3 & to call so I did & all i got was an answering machine. Not good business when you advertise you are...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Cloda D
Reviewed 19 March 2017

The docent was delightful and informative. Being able to walk through the rooms instead of looking over a roped off area was a wonderful treat. My 11 year old son even enjoyed the tour and the history of the house and the former inhabitants.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank KandC08
Reviewed 17 January 2017

I work at this facility as a docent, and volunteer my time on their board. The home is very well kept and is the heart of the growth of the City of Lawton. Built in early 1900 and carefully restored to the renovated home of...More

Date of experience: January 2017
2  Thank Donald P
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Mattie Beal is an example of a young woman who was not afraid to go after her dreams. I am thankful that the home has been restored and is open for all to enjoy it. Mattie Beal donated some of her land to create a...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Arlene C
Reviewed 27 September 2016

The tour guide was wonderful and informative. It was a beautiful home. She pointed out some very interesting architectural features of the home.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Thomas L
Reviewed 24 September 2016

What an interesting history this home has of Mattie Beal's that was built when Oklahoma became a state in 1907. She was a 21-year-old single woman who came from Kansas to enter the land lottery, was the 2nd name drawn out of 160,000 registrants, and...More

Date of experience: September 2016
4  Thank Charrie S
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7 March 2016|
Response from Sherry959 |
Address is: 1008 SW5th St. Lawton Ok.