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McAllister House

423 N Cascade Ave, at St. Vrain St, Colorado Springs, CO 80903-3391
+1 719-635-7925
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Nice outside.

Tried to get in twice, first time they had an event, not advertised, second they wouldn't let us... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2017
Marc W
Great Tour

I recently visited the McAllister House Museum. Wow! So glad I did. This was so informative. So... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2017
DreamTraveler365
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  • Average27%
  • Poor5%
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423 N Cascade Ave, at St. Vrain St, Colorado Springs, CO 80903-3391
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

Tried to get in twice, first time they had an event, not advertised, second they wouldn't let us in, seems they have tour times, also not advertised.

Thank Marc W
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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

I recently visited the McAllister House Museum. Wow! So glad I did. This was so informative. So much history. The guide was wonderful. She really new all the facts of the house and history of Colorado Springs. The museum is well kept. Whether you live...More

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Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

If you enjoy older homes, stories, and architectural details, spend an hour or so here. We got a private tour and were time constrained but the docent was very pleasant and enthusiastic. There are some stories that go along with the house that bring it...More

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Reviewed 20 May 2017

I am a historic preservationist that searched for a historic home to tour in the Colorado Springs area. What luck that I found this lovely older home with so much history in the heart of Colorado Springs. Of all my tours through older homes, this...More

1  Thank roselandfrog
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Reviewed 20 May 2017

I've forgotten who built this home, but if memory serves me correctly it was constructed in 1873 and is still standing and being used. The walls are extremely thick. Visitors to Colorado Springs certainly should include it in their travel plans, because if you do...More

1  Thank Jeremiahjj
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Reviewed 17 April 2017

A classic Victorian is immortalized in the oldest house still standing in Colorado Springs. Tours are interesting and teas (Christmas, Valentine's, Mother's Day) are worth getting reservations for. They also hold a family friendly ice cream social.

2  Thank Mimiwillow
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Reviewed 2 November 2016

A few weeks ago, my friend and I approached this little home and we noticed there were tour hours. We weren't certain of what it was or the times so we approached the little "house"/old carriage building located behind it. We were warned that the...More

2  Thank Alicia M
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Reviewed 29 October 2016

As a native of Colorado Springs, I have been to the McCallister House Museum three times and have always been impressed. I would recommend this attraction for any locals who have never been here as well as tourists in the area looking for something interesting...More

1  Thank PFWhittiron
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Reviewed 10 September 2016

Always on the lookout for local flavor when visiting and this was a find, this is the 1st. home to be built 1873 in Colorado Springs CO. until then most lived in tents and shacks, the home stands today well preserved and strong as a...More

1  Thank Jon B
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Reviewed 9 September 2016

Fun and informative tour of an historic home. Put it on the list of things to do in CO.Pretty location and nice landscaping.

1  Thank dzalk
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