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Castle Tucker

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So much great storytelling

This was a very interesting tour....we were a small group, just four of us, so it was easy to hear... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
Poynette
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Poynette, Wisconsin
One of the better house tours.

This is an historic, old coastal home with a great story to be told by the excellent docents... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2018
Sightseer747096
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Bluffton, South Carolina
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1807 mansion maintained by Historic New England; extraordinary furnishings and design details.
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2 Lee St, Wiscasset, ME 04578-4121
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Castle Tucker was situated in a quiet residential neighborhood of upscale homes near the Sheepscot River and away from the congested downtown area where parking is a challenge. There was adequate parking in the semi-circular driveway and on the street, if needed. Admission fees were:...More

6  Thank Maurene_K
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Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

We pulled up, tried to follow the confusing signs, rang a buzzer, tried to open the door thinking we could walk in to purchase a tour, and nothing. 3 of us couldn’t figure out where to go for the tour. I snapped a couple pictures...More

1  Thank GregoriousTraveler
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Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

We pulled up, tried to follow the confusing signs, rang a buzzer, tried to open the door thinking we could walk in to purchase a tour, and nothing. 3 of us couldn’t figure out where to go for the tour. I snapped a couple pictures...More

1  Thank GregoriousTraveler
Reviewed 9 September 2018

This was a very interesting tour....we were a small group, just four of us, so it was easy to hear and see all the detail and family stories. Our guide was fabulous and seemed to know everything about the house and family. Mostly everything in...More

Thank Poynette
Reviewed 2 September 2018

This is an historic, old coastal home with a great story to be told by the excellent docents. Loved the kitchen area - the authentic Hoosier Cabinet is especially neat.

2  Thank Sightseer747096
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Tour guide was very knowledgeable and gave lots of information. Took time to answer questions. Husband was admitted free as a veteran. Nice surprise . Would go again on a nicer day to see views. It was raining

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Reviewed 6 June 2018

Our guide, Jennifer, practically brought the Lees and Tuckers to life for us with all that she shared about the history of Castle Tucker. It was a fascinating tour peeking into rooms that once throbbed with life. The contents were the "real thing," not period...More

2  Thank Karrie007
Reviewed 23 October 2017

The guides made this tour very special! The property itself is fascinating. Don't miss this attraction.

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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Beth, our guide, made our visit! She had lots of stories and information about the families--engaging. Don't miss an opportunity to see this undisturbed treasure.

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Reviewed 4 August 2017

Our tour guide, Roxane, was extremely knowledgeable about the rich history of the home and the three generations of the Tucker family that lived there. When you walk into Castle Tucker, it's like you've been transported directly into the Victorian Era. You feel as if...More

1  Thank hannahdkelly34
Reviewed 29 July 2017

A friend and I visited Castle Tucker on a beautiful July afternoon. We were shown through the house by Doug who is full of information about the house and the history of the times. The rooms contain the actual furnishings used by the family who...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed our visit, Beautiful We love the old home tours On Vacation , We love the history and seek out these special homes The grounds and garage are amazing , on top Loved it Thanks for having us

1  Thank Peter S
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debE50
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Response from dissatisfied307 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is but how much escapes me! I'm sure it was less than $10.
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