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Porter House Museum

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Interesting

Beautiful house with a lot of interesting artifacts that the family either collected, made, or... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2018
Jeff H
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Christmas open house

it is a lovely well preserved old home. There is a wonderful array of collections like dishes... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2015
Virginia K
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Decorah, Iowa
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11 Jul 2018
“Interesting ”
6 May 2017
“Disapointment”
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401 W Broadway St, Decorah, IA 52101-1741
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Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Beautiful house with a lot of interesting artifacts that the family either collected, made, or painted in their life

1  Thank Jeff H
Reviewed 6 May 2017

I stopped by based off of times on website and no one was there. The fence was unusual and I'm sad I couldn't get in. Lesson call ahead.

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Reviewed 10 July 2015

it is a lovely well preserved old home. There is a wonderful array of collections like dishes, furniture, butterflies. The staff is well informed and very friendly

1  Thank Virginia K
Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

The Porter House Museum shows all of these aspects! It was quite the surprise and we're so glad we made time for a tour. We'd been intrigued by the creative use of rocks and whimsery in the fence like wall around the house. That same...More

1  Thank 2seniors53
Reviewed 20 October 2014

This historic house museum is a fun stop. Check website for hours. Mr. Porter constructed the yard's fence with exotic stones collected on his travels throughout the US. The inside is very interesting as well. With a fabulous butterfly collection and the original interiors from...More

3  Thank elgatogordo79
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