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Healy House Museum & Dexter Cabin

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Don't miss this while in Leadville

We used our History Colorado membership and took a tour. We really enjoyed the private tour (as it... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2018
pjd_javamom
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Arvada, Colorado
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What a Wealth of Information!

After visiting this venue, we did not feel we needed to go to the Mining Museum! Our docent gave us... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2018
christylou60
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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

We used our History Colorado membership and took a tour. We really enjoyed the private tour (as it turned out). Our guide was very interesting and thorough. This museum has an amazing amount of one of a kind artifacts. It was the highlight of our...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

After visiting this venue, we did not feel we needed to go to the Mining Museum! Our docent gave us a dearth of information regarding the house, the people who owned it or lived there and then a lot of information about the history of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 25 July 2018

we were going to pass on this bc we didn't hv a lot of time but so glad we didn't. The history of the house was interesting and the guide (red head guy) was very knowledgeable about everything and was quite engaging. Definitely worth the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 16 July 2018

We lived in Leadville for almost 9 years. We always say we are going to visit the Healy House and never have so we finally did! What a great guided tour. So much interesting history. I also enjoy how the last Healy family member donated...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Princeton1212
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

We arrived at 3:15 knowing the last tour of the day was at 3:45. The entrance was closed with a sign that they were leading a tour and would be back shortly. At 3:45 we were told the last tour had already been done but...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Melanie R
Reviewed 17 June 2018

A very modestly priced admission ticket covers admission and a guided tour of both the Healy House and the co-located Dexter Cabin. Our guide was friendly, helpful and provided a wealth of info about the house and its occupants as well as Leadville's history. The...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

Had a 1 1/2 hour tour of both the house and "cabin"(you'll know why it's in quotes if you go see it). The tour guide was excellent and made the tour special with lots of stories in each of the rooms. You get to see...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank denver53
Reviewed 15 August 2017

This historic house was part of the passbook tour. It contains a lot of interesting artifacts and is tastefully decorated with period pieces. The docent was very knowledgeable and none of the areas were roped off. The gift shop has an nice selection of books...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank RRichardson
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

A dicent led tour of a three story victorian with information about the house, surrounding area and day to day living in the 1800's and early 1900's. Very informative and the house itself it a great restoration.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Dawb99
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Great tour comparing with tours in larger cities than Leadville. We had a great knowledgeable guide: the gentleman from Mississippi who led us through and pointed out things for us. He also dealt well with questions. The whole place is fascinating

Date of experience: July 2017
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