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Hughes Historic House

91816 Cape Blanco Road, Port Orford, OR 97465
+1 541-332-0248
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Reenactment was an added surprise

We stopped at the Hughes House and Ranch after touring the Port Orford Lifeboat Station. Actors... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Karly51
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Gustine, California
Beautiful home

Really liked visiting this old Victorian house.Felt like going back in that time walking through... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
dolls23
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Calif.
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91816 Cape Blanco Road, Port Orford, OR 97465
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+1 541-332-0248
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped at the Hughes House and Ranch after touring the Port Orford Lifeboat Station. Actors provided an reenactment of a conversation between two family members to bring you back in time. This is a free tour.

Thank Karly51
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really liked visiting this old Victorian house.Felt like going back in that time walking through all the really nice rooms.

Thank dolls23
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This preserved home should be pared with the Cape Blanco lighthouse, because the original owner and his large family serviced the lighthouse as a keeper for 37 years. The docents are well prepared and engaging.

Thank KenSth
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Great side trip out of the wind! Staffed with knowledgeable volunteers, beautiful house, lots of history, free tours. The staff provided our children with sheets to complete a scavenger hunt, they had a blast and were each given a postcard as a reward.

Thank awels2015
Reviewed 27 May 2017

The tour guide volunteer was very knowledgeable and he was genuinely interested in the history of the house and of the family's history. The house had running water and hot water, plus indoor bathroom. It was nearly state of the art probably back then. Even...More

Thank Bill C
Reviewed 25 May 2017

We debated whether we should stop, but I'm glad we did! The house is perfectly maintained to historic detail. The docents are very knowledgeable and friendly.

Thank Photom299
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

A beautiful view of the ocean, the Hughes had a beautiful ranch. during tourist season you can get a tour.

Thank Moz710
Reviewed 8 April 2017

This home was built in 1898, and restored fairly recently. It is an interesting look back at our history.

Thank GLADSENIOR
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

This was a very interesting tour and the volunteers were very knowledgeable and pleasant. It was very fun learning about our local culture and people.

1  Thank Sharon G
Reviewed 9 October 2016

The house itself is interesting, and should definitely be included in a visit to Cape Blanco lighthouse. The insight and information provided by the knowledgable local volunteers was especially appreciated.

1  Thank Ann M
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