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Winchester Mystery House

525 S Winchester Blvd, North San Jose, San Jose, CA 95128-2588
+1 408-247-2101
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Worth the time and price.

I had seen this mansion on TV awhile back and was excited to get a chance to see it. It really is... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
gerielou
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Phoenix, Arizona, United States
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Fantastic Place to Visit!

I want to say, first, I love the Winchester Mystery House. I've been here several times as a kid... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Kate P
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Visitors can tour the house and gardens once owned by wealthy widow Sarah Winchester, who kept construction going on the 160-room Victorian mansion for 38 years.
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good40%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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525 S Winchester Blvd, North San Jose, San Jose, CA 95128-2588
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I had seen this mansion on TV awhile back and was excited to get a chance to see it. It really is an amazing house. The guides are very knowledgeable and give a great tour.

Thank gerielou
Reviewed 2 days ago

I want to say, first, I love the Winchester Mystery House. I've been here several times as a kid and as an adult. The fascination will never wear off. I love the history and the story of Mrs. Winchester's life, and the life of the...More

Thank Kate P
Reviewed 2 days ago

We went through in a quick hours tour and managed to get a full story on this strangely interesting place. The guide was animated and full of information. So glad we made time for this huge house.

Thank GGMaSue19
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

During this first time visit to the Winchester Mystery House, we decided to also purchase admission to the newly added “Explore More Tour” that has recently become available as an option to the regular tour. While waiting for the main tour to begin we enjoyed...More

Thank SanDiegoDiversDown
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The house is worth a visit. But I am so glad that we bought a Groupon before hand because for the full price I would have been really disappointed. We had a great guide. Super energetic and lots of good ghost stories. These were my...More

Thank jillywilly1137
Reviewed 1 week ago

This has been on my bucket list for many years and after finally making it here I was honestly not disappointed. So first of all you are not allowed to just wander the house, you go on a guided tour and as our guide said...More

Thank aamoore106
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having been there multiple times through the years, I wasn't expecting it to be exciting. But I went with friends who hadn't been before. I really enjoyed it. I just wish there was a way to explore the rooms up close.

Thank EmkayW
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came for Halloween night tour. It was expensive but fun. Did make me want to come back during daylight hours. Great for everyone including kids.

Thank World_Traveller084
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Don't be shocked at the high admission price (37 for adults). The money is used to continually restore this one of a kind house. There is no stat funding so the admission fees have to cover it. This is a unique house built by an...More

Thank Californiamama145
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I took the candlelight tour. The house is beautiful at night. The candlelight made the house look eerie and haunted. I love old houses so I was more interested in looking at the architecture then hearing the "ghost stories". Some parts of...More

Thank Jackie G
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wogec
11 November 2017|
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Response from Aparna J | Reviewed this property |
Every Groupon is used differently. Once you buy it you will get instructions on how to redeem it.
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jeansullivan97
5 November 2017|
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Response from CryptoTracker | Reviewed this property |
$47 includes both, check the website for more details.
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Zoe B
27 October 2017|
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Response from JudyStacia | Reviewed this property |
All the options are interesting and fun but the Halloween candlelight tour was fantastic and it can be a bit difficult stumbling about by candlelight.
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