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Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park

1450 Highway 88, Minden, NV
+1 775-783-9417
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A wonderful local attraction

The ranch, ranch house and tour (reservations usually required) are great. The various music... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2017
Historic Cattle Ranch - Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park, Minden, Nevada

We visited the Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park. Its a working cattle ranch currently managed by... read more

Reviewed 22 November 2016
Fremont, California
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1450 Highway 88, Minden, NV
+1 775-783-9417
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Reviewed 19 January 2017

The ranch, ranch house and tour (reservations usually required) are great. The various music, Chitaqua and historical programs are WONDERFUL, free or inexpensive, with a great tent-on-the-lawn location.The Curator and all the volunteers work hard to make the ranch and its programs a great local...More

Thank zephyrcon
Reviewed 22 November 2016

We visited the Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park. Its a working cattle ranch currently managed by Park Cattle Company, There is a historic home and barn. There is also a stone cellar built in 1870 and a laundry house built in 1906. Heinrich Friedrich Dangberg...More

Thank mini
Reviewed 13 July 2016

This was an unexpected highlight of our recent tour of the Bay Area. We arranged our tour in advance and found it after a short drive from South Lake Tahoe. The Dangberg Ranch is an incredibly well-preserved time capsule of Nevada ranching history from the...More

Thank rdale
Reviewed 9 July 2016

We had an excellent tour of the Ranch with Mark. It was fun to explore the early days of a wealthy family in the Carson Valley. The home contains all original items from the family and is uniquely displayed. What a treasure!

1  Thank ghebe
Reviewed 10 June 2016

We were visiting in the area and went to the Dangberg Home Ranch Historic Park for a Kite Festival. More interesting than the kites -- which were quite colorful -- was speaking with the docents and members of the Park's board who had such interesting...More

Thank Eva S
Reviewed 21 October 2015

Enjoyed our visit to the Dangberg Home Ranch park. It gives a glimpse into how the early settlers lived.

Thank carnbru
Reviewed 27 August 2015

After two event and currently buying tickets for a third tonight, I can say this venue the Dangberg Home Ranch provides great entertainment and awesome environment. Twice the stage has been graced by lovely ladies in period costuming portraying historical figures. The last presentation a...More

Thank Elizabeth R
Reviewed 13 August 2015

We couldn't find much info on this place, but it had been recommended. Got there Friday am and found out you must have reservations to see the place, but we were invited to walk around and see the grass, and one outer building that had...More

1  Thank elelvr
Reviewed 13 August 2015

We attended a Twilight Concert. Performer was Milton Merlos. The flamingo guitar music was fabulous. Cost $5 per person. Bring your own chairs. Can bring your own food and drink, but food is available. Allow enough time to drive in on a dirt road, well...More

1  Thank sunshine1941
Reviewed 8 June 2015

Unlike other historical attractions in the area which attempt to tell the story with incomplete collections of artifacts related to the history, the Dangberg family turned over an intact house complete with all belongings, photographs, letters and documents. This allows the curator to create seasonal...More

2  Thank Wyndwhystle
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