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Beautiful exterior

There was no tour the day we were there so we simply walked around the grounds. The castle is... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
kmsmolen
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Crestview, Florida
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Worth seeing once!

Not a great spot for kids, but not terrible either. Took us about 1 1/2 hr to do the whole thing... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2018
Mike_45454545
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Monterey, California
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The estate of entrepreneur George Joslyn and his wife Sarah.
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3902 Davenport St, Omaha, NE 68131-2316
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

There was no tour the day we were there so we simply walked around the grounds. The castle is well-maintained on the outside and looks to be the centerpiece of this historic district. Makes for a beautiful photograph.

Thank kmsmolen
Reviewed 4 September 2018

tour the historic home of an omaha icon - old carriage house, tour the home during christmas - absolutely gorgeous

Thank shenderson24
Reviewed 22 August 2018

This is an incredible masterpiece. The way the owner came about the building materials and design was amazing. A must see if you like show case homes.

Thank Daniel C
Reviewed 6 August 2018

MUST tour the castle when it is decorated for Christmas with a differently decorated tree in each room. Beautifully maintained and the tour guide had a wealth of information to share. A castle in Omaha is a must see on your bucket list.

Thank EnjoyedVisit
Reviewed 20 July 2018

Not a great spot for kids, but not terrible either. Took us about 1 1/2 hr to do the whole thing. It was cool to see, but not sure we'll be back for anything

Thank Mike_45454545
Reviewed 23 June 2018

I remember seeing this Castle as a child but I didn't remember actually visiting it. The Castle is so beautiful and well kept. It is a must see if visiting Omaha. George and Sarah Joslyn were an interesting couple and learning about their life made...More

2  Thank josephine1996
Reviewed 10 June 2018

Though not a real home, this costly, for the times, home is an outstanding example of wealth and how it can be used to enrich the community. Tour given by very knowledgeable guide. Every room was very authentic, very nice, yet not so much as...More

2  Thank debi s
Reviewed 4 June 2018

This is the coolest place I've ever attended! the fact that they have pictures of how the room were actually set up... I don't want to tell it all. But it's definitely worth the visit to find out the history of this beautifully well kept...More

2  Thank mzlewis0125
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful historical site, though the limited tours are a little disappointing. We plan on trying to visit again when we can actually go inside.

Thank Liz H
Reviewed 10 April 2018

It is fun to take a tour here or go to an event. However, if you arrive when the building is closed, you can tour the grounds and gardens. Even in winter there is a story to tell here.

Thank Gisele O
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Rose D
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Response from kenger | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Hello, we are open to the public every 1st and 3rd Sunday for public tours at 1pm, 2pm, and 3pm. Through August, every Monday we will be offering tours at 10:30am and 12:30pm. If you are in town for the College World... More
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