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Shelton-McMurphey-Johnson House

303 Willamette St, Eugene, OR 97401-2600
+1 541-484-0808
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A view and an experience

This volunteer-run house gives one a glimpse into the past of the home and work space of a woman... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Eugene, Oregon
If you love history a good stop

We love old houses so we stopped here. The docent was new so a little rough but that was ok - she... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2017
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303 Willamette St, Eugene, OR 97401-2600
+1 541-484-0808
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

This volunteer-run house gives one a glimpse into the past of the home and work space of a woman doctor in early Eugene. The only negative is that the hours are limited, but not much! Special events regularly.

Thank tbatori99
Reviewed 5 September 2017

We love old houses so we stopped here. The docent was new so a little rough but that was ok - she spent a lot of time with us. Interesting place if you want to get a taste of old Eugene history.

Thank Houston_Eriol
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

It was interesting and a fun learning experience about the people who used to live there. Showed kids how people used to live.

Thank Kimberly T
Reviewed 29 June 2017

This mansion is amazing. There are so many original photos and home furnishings that makes this a must see. There is a walking trail next to the house for those who would like to do so. There is also a lovely park behind the mansion...More

Thank travelprof3
Reviewed 25 June 2017

This castle on the hill is impressive on the outside but not very Impressive inside The young man who gave us a tour was knowledge about the house and the families that lived there The inside needs a lot of work

Thank bradyboy2
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Five of us have the Christmas tradition to go here for a lovely holiday tea service, and we have always recommended it for the holidays to people who have asked. Prior to two years ago, there was plenty of food to eat and staff graciously...More

4  Thank melodieh246
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Came for the Candlelight tour with family. Was just an amazing experience. Loved everything. the docent was very knowledgeable of the history about the house and it's tenants .

Thank SMcase07
Reviewed 2 October 2016

If you enjoy history, you will love this place, A short tour that will take you back in time and is right in the neighborhood,

Thank bcpr02
Reviewed 31 August 2016

If you enjoy history this is the place for you. It was built in 1888 and has been updated a bit over the years. It's a short tour but the volunteer guides do a great job. It's such fun to see items from a time...More

Thank Mary Ann R
Reviewed 27 August 2016

This is a sweet little local attraction, just near a the 5th street market and some outstanding local restaurants, bars, and shops, so it makes for a fun little addition to a longer afternoon. You can also hike from here to the top of Skinner's...More

1  Thank AnitaVespa
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