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Always a gorgeous walk (or drive) . . . these homes are so elegant and it is always a beautiful... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Diana D
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Vancouver, Washington
Elegant Historic Treasure

Everyone looks at the former officers quarters, but to me it's the landscape setting. The very long... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Donald H
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Vancouver, Washington
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This historic drive is lined with 21 restored Victorian homes built for military officers of the Vancouver Barracks, including Ulysses S. Grant, General O.O. Howard House and George C. Marshall. Two of the homes are open for tours.
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One street north of East Evergreen Boulevard, Vancouver, WA
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+1 360-992-1800
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always a gorgeous walk (or drive) . . . these homes are so elegant and it is always a beautiful and peaceful walk (except for the Fourth of July, when the fireworks bring huge crowds to the lawns opposite these homes). :) Even then,it's a...More

Thank Diana D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everyone looks at the former officers quarters, but to me it's the landscape setting. The very long tree lined sidewalk fronting on the parade ground projects an elegant setting for the beautiful Victorian and Queen Anne former residences. It is meticulously maintained and all of...More

Thank Donald H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice place to walk around,The structures are well maintained and have preserved thier beauty and will take you back in time. If you are not staying the night, Just getting out of your car and going for a walk, It's BEAUTIFUL AND PEACEFUL.

Thank psalms139bc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Walk through the area and be a part of history- really well kept buildings...with plaques that speak to the building's historical use- great area for daytime picnics... its haunted by the way- there is a lantern ghost tour in Oct...but my dog and I had...More

Thank Cory L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a wedding at the Marshall House a while ago. It was perfect! Before that it was a nostalgic area where i remember coming with family to watch the fireworks every 4th of July (they have seating on the field across officers row). During the...More

Thank molladimarina
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always a pleasure to roam under the huge trees with manicured grounds and lovely old homes. One of our best treasures!

Thank nanclaws
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Nicely restored housing that is actually a living history--and you can get on the waiting list to "live" here. A quick drive through is sufficient.

Thank fred d
Reviewed 26 May 2018

Lovely, well manicured landscaping and beautiful old homes in prime condition. One hundred year old trees line the street.

Thank LLP1957
Reviewed 6 May 2018

Beautifully restored homes.The landscaping is pure perfection and the homes were in great shape. Park in the free parking area and walk all around the area.It is very nice.

Thank ladyme1
Reviewed 27 February 2018

Grant's House restaurant on Officer's Row is located in a beautiful area with old trees and large lawns. The restaurant has great food, made with locally sourced ingredients, in a wonderful historic setting, and offers free parking. There is a nice little historic lounge in...More

Thank Randy L
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