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Ms rose

I enjoyed the tour of this house and all the original dishes furniture clothing etc the family left... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2018
Rose Ann V
via mobile
A Very Unique Look into the Past

This historic home is a wonderful place. They have been holding a 4th of July celebration and home... read more

Reviewed 5 July 2018
Linda D
Blue Springs, Missouri
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209 W Howard St, Tipton, MO 65081-8039
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Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

I enjoyed the tour of this house and all the original dishes furniture clothing etc the family left in the home. I didn’t know it was built as a girls school before the civil war

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rose Ann V
Reviewed 5 July 2018

This historic home is a wonderful place. They have been holding a 4th of July celebration and home tour for about 30 years. We enjoyed our lunch in the shade of ancient trees with music and a nice breeze today. Afterwards we toured the home...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Linda D
Reviewed 23 September 2016

On the National Register of Historic Places. It's on FaceBook, so you can find more information there.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Vernon G
Reviewed 26 June 2016

This is a wonderful old home with lots of history. The furnishings are original which is not always the case when visiting historical houses. This is a most see if you are in the Tipton, MO area. My husband and I really enjoyed the informative...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed 10 December 2015

Beautiful place to visit with lots of history. Each time I go I see more things that I missed the last time. A must see!

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Marna W
Reviewed 15 June 2015

I was very disappointed that it was not told on this site that photo's could not be taken inside the home. There was also no signs outside of the front door saying this. I have been in many other homes and was allowed to take...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank spirtfire
Reviewed 27 January 2015

Neat look back at Local Town History. Was used by General Fremont during the Civil War. In the past it was a plantation on the African-American side of the tracks back in the day and was also a girls school.

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank sjsjedi
Reviewed 17 April 2014

House has original furnishings in all seventeen rooms, dating from mid-1800s. Tour guides give history of house and its inhabitants.

Date of experience: October 2013
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