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Healy House Museum & Dexter Cabin

912 Harrison Ave, Leadville, CO 80461-3321
+1 719-486-0487
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Excellent

Great tour comparing with tours in larger cities than Leadville. We had a great knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Glen83
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Paisley
Very interesting and informative

We stopped in here on a Monday afternoon and were greeted by a young woman in period dress. She led... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kenneth R
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Country Club
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912 Harrison Ave, Leadville, CO 80461-3321
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Great tour comparing with tours in larger cities than Leadville. We had a great knowledgeable guide: the gentleman from Mississippi who led us through and pointed out things for us. He also dealt well with questions. The whole place is fascinating

Thank Glen83
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped in here on a Monday afternoon and were greeted by a young woman in period dress. She led us on a tour of the Dexter cabin and then the Healy House, probably 45 minutes to an hour total. We learned a great deal...More

Thank Kenneth R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An interesting and fun tour if you like old mansions. Though the house has been occupied by several owners and used as both private residence and boarding house, the character of the periods are well preserved. It's true that the furnishings are not original to...More

Thank Janet S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tour two historic Leadville homes and see rooms full of antiques and historic artifacts. Learn about Leadville history through a lengthy guided tour. The museum is well maintained and clean and admission is reasonable for families.

Thank Erin F
Reviewed 22 January 2017

So this is how it was in the Gilded Age in Leadville, Colorado, in the late 1880s when silver was King and the town boasted a population of 40,000? Visit the Healy House Museum and Dexter Cabin at 912 Harrison Avenue in Leadville and soak...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Came here on a whim while driving through Leadville, and OMG what a find! There are so many beautiful historical items in here it is incredible. Furniture, clothing, pictures, quilts, you have got to see it to believe it!

Thank outdoorguy92563
Reviewed 17 September 2016

My wife and I took an hour long tour of the Healy House Museum and Dexter cabin while in Leadville, Co. It is well worth the tour, lots of History and interesting items to hear about and actually see what the guide was talking about.

Thank Eric B
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Typical historical home in Leadville. One of the main issues is that they only have one piece of furniture that is original to the home. The guide did not talk much, so the tour was rather brief.

Thank kevin s
Reviewed 2 June 2016

I have visited this museum several times and was quite impressed at the quality of all the details of this museum. Of all of the museum in Leadville, this is one of the top three I recommend visiting for the rich history of the house.

Thank cowboyred
Reviewed 15 October 2015

This is a great place for history buffs. I've been on the tour 3 times - twice I've taken friends. The tour is led by various volunteers. Some are a little better but all are knowledgable. The cost is $6 for adults, $5.50 for seniors....More

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