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Asa Packer Mansion

Packer Hill Avenue, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
+1 570-325-3229
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Amazingly intact historic well worth a visit

Many lovely surprises await your visit. I own a home in the town and happily visit at least once a... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2017
bluedoc810
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Gillette, NJ 07933
Trip back in time!

Very good, one of the place we take visitors to! The tour shows how the very rich lived before... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2017
RJSchundlr
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Macungie, Pennsylvania
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Packer Hill Avenue, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
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Packer Hill Avenue, Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
+1 570-325-3229
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Reviewed 19 April 2017

Many lovely surprises await your visit. I own a home in the town and happily visit at least once a year to share this gem with guests.

1  Thank bluedoc810
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Very good, one of the place we take visitors to! The tour shows how the very rich lived before "displaying your wealth was in style.

1  Thank RJSchundlr
Reviewed 6 April 2017

I've been thru several mansion tours within our state as well as the greatest in New Port Rhode Island and this one is well worth the time. The mansion is truly a time capsule. Our guide was wonderful, shared so much info and did it...More

2  Thank David J
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

A very interesting tour, one of its kind. Unique insight into the lines and time that was so important in the history of this area. The home is basically left the way that the family had once lived in it, which is fascinating. The stories...More

1  Thank w m
Reviewed 3 April 2017

This museum is high up on the hill, accessible from downtown Jim Thorpe. We had hiked all day and were so sore but it was worth the steep hike up! The mansion is clearly pretty on the outside but was more spectacular inside. Unlike many...More

1  Thank lcattau
Reviewed 1 April 2017

The tour of this beautiful home was very interesting. We learned a lot about the family and the era that they lived in.

Thank pickytraveler223
Reviewed 22 March 2017

This attraction is a "must-see" when visiting Jim Thorpe. The price of the ticket alone cannot be beat! The structure is amazing and innovative for its time. Captures the beauty and essence of Jim Thorpe.

Thank smithpatrick2017
Reviewed 15 February 2017

we loved our visit to the asa packer mansion. our guide was great, she told interesting and funny stories

Thank Lyn R
Reviewed 22 January 2017

what a beautiful mansion. very knowledgable staff. took you back in time , beautiful view from the porch, well worth the visit....give yourself about an hour or so.

Thank baron13
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

The Asa Packer Mansion is definitely a must see when visiting the beautiful quaint town of Jim Thorpe. It is immaculately preserved and brings you back to the millionaires yesteryear with all their authentic furnishings. The view from their front porch is stunning but the...More

2  Thank TeamTravelor09
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Poconite
1 August 2017|
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Response from Jennifer H | Reviewed this property |
it depends on the child. i had a 12yr old and. 15 yr old and they were interested for a bit but didn't really apprrviate it as an adult does.
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mickigraham
16 July 2017|
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Response from David J | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a significant incline. Some of it steps, some sidewalk. The mansion sits high on a hill overlooking the town.
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pajcb
11 September 2016|
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Response from DiscountKing | Reviewed this property |
Admission is $10 per person.
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