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The 1859 Goodman-LeGrand House and Museum

624 N Broadway Ave, Tyler, TX 75702-5344
+1 903-531-1286
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Gorgeous historic home to explore

There are lots of nooks and crannies in this old home, which was constructed in several eras as the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Our first stop of the day....

Took our motorcoach group here first thing in the morning...which was a great time to go. Staff on... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2017
Topeka, Kansas
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624 N Broadway Ave, Tyler, TX 75702-5344
+1 903-531-1286
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Reviewed 2 days ago

There are lots of nooks and crannies in this old home, which was constructed in several eras as the family living in it gained more wealth. The home tells the stories of two Tyler's native families, and many of their possessions are still in the...More

Thank MamaStephF
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Took our motorcoach group here first thing in the morning...which was a great time to go. Staff on hand was very patient, very knowledgeable. This is a beautiful home full of history amazingly preserved.

Thank CHazen
Reviewed 11 October 2017

A beautiful historic home. I recommend spending time to watch the video before exploring the home. Everything is original to the home. Very fascinating to hear the history of the owners. Loved the handpainted china. The attendant Diane was very friendly and knowledgeable.

Thank jmb1432
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We have visited the Goodman Museum on three occasions. We have thoroughly enjoyed all three visits. The first time, we were there for a special exhibit with our family. The home is beautiful and has very interesting history. Our grandkids enjoyed the home but really...More

Thank 803sandran
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

This is a very nice old house with original period and items owned by the last family. The clothing and house accessories were all very nice. They had very nice signs in each room describing what the items were and who they belonged to. Nice...More

Thank justvisiting256
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

This is a must destination on you trip to Tyler TX. It was so interesting to see all the history of this home. The lady at the front desk was very knowledgeable of the home and family that lived there. Beautiful place to visit!

Thank Mmsfnm
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Lovely home with a lot of local history and artifacts and furnishings. Excellent video introduction and lovely docent, We have visited and toured many homes, and this is one of the best. And all for only a $2 donation, and no crappy overprced gift shop...More

1  Thank michael m
Reviewed 15 June 2017

The Goodman is one of Tyler's best kept secrets. It is also one of the must see places in Tyler. Most of the furniture belonged to residents of the home and a visit to the Goodman is like stepping back in time to the 1880s....More

2  Thank Reta C
Reviewed 8 June 2017

This should be a destination on your list to see when visiting Tyler, TX! The history is awesome and the grounds are just beautiful!

1  Thank KiepersolTexas
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

For a mere $2.00, the visitor can view 2 floors of rooms filled with stunning antique furnishings, artifacts and period clothing. The histories of the home and its occupants' lives are detailed. In 1939, the home was bequeathed to the City of Tyler, which has...More

2  Thank David T
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25 December 2017|
Response from Mmsfnm | Reviewed this property |
I want to say $5.00 each but it’s really a donation of what ever you want.
6 April 2015|
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Response from pasyalannatin | Reviewed this property |
Not sure too, but there is an entrance mon the side. If ever it's wheelchair accessible, it will only be the first floor. The second floor is a narrow staircase. Call them too, they're very helpful.