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Culbertson Mansion State Historic Site

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Awash in color!

First of all, Jessica, one of the docents, is a top-notch historian. She loves what she does and... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2018
Louisville, Kentucky
A view of the past.

This mansion was built as a single family home. It is huge. It is mostly restored, but they... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2018
William M
Belleville, Illinois
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Admire this masterpiece of Victorian artistry nestled on the Ohio River and discover how the Culbertson family's legacy of benevolence lives on today. This location is part of the Indiana State Museum and Historic Sites, a statewide museum system...more
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914 E Main St, New Albany, IN 47150-5841
+1 812-944-9600
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Reviewed 13 August 2018

We thought we had tickets planned months ahead and had it on our calendars along with another couple. We showed up at the mansion on the specific Saturday night, and all the doors were locked and we walked around to the back and looked into...More

Thank Cheryl F
Reviewed 30 July 2018

First of all, Jessica, one of the docents, is a top-notch historian. She loves what she does and it shows in how she lovingly and passionately speaks of this grand home! It is undergoing some renovation but the messy progress on the outside faded away...More

Thank loriejacobs
Reviewed 25 July 2018

This mansion was built as a single family home. It is huge. It is mostly restored, but they are still working on a portion of it. At this time the grounds are undergoing major renovations (stone wall, sidewalks, steps, etc.). The tour and the story...More

Thank William M
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

We visited the Culbertson mansion for a tour and the mansion is just beautiful. It is undergoing renovations but it is still lovely. Our tour guide did an amazing job and spent a lot of time telling us so many interesting facts about the history...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2018

The mansion has an interesting story. Lots of steps. Bigger than it first seems. Young docent did not seem extremely knowledgeable.

Thank Luv2trvlafar
Reviewed 12 June 2018

My hub and I (late 60s) thoroughly enjoyed our tour of the mansion. It is beautiful, and our young docent did an excellent job conveying her passion for the house and its residents. It is still in the process of being restored, so it's not...More

Thank Bryan S
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Our personal tour was conducted by a young woman who became interested in the mansion and its history when she went there on a 3rd grade field trip. As a retired teacher, I found that most interesting. Our knowledgeable guide told us about the life...More

Thank Beverly H
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Great attraction.....well kept up and interesting history. It's right in town so you can walk to several restaurants from there.

Thank dino2mom
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

I can remember coming here on a field trip as a small child. A family member suggested hosting my future daughter-in-law's bridal shower here. I had forgotten how beautiful of a place it is. We were given a tour which was nice. I knew they...More

Thank Lisa J
Reviewed 3 August 2017

The Culbertson Mansion is being restored to its former splendor. The tour guide was very knowledgable and gave us plenty of time to look and ask questions. A must see when you are in the area!

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