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Healy House Museum & Dexter Cabin

912 Harrison Ave, Leadville, CO 80461-3321
+1 719-486-0487
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Great tour of an interesting home

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... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2017
denver53
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Denver, Colorado
An Interesting Place to Visit

This historic house was part of the passbook tour. It contains a lot of interesting artifacts and... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
RRichardson
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Spencer, Indiana
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912 Harrison Ave, Leadville, CO 80461-3321
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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

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

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.

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

Thank Glen83
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped in here on a Monday afternoon and were greeted by a young woman in period dress. She led us on a tour of the Dexter cabin and then the Healy House, probably 45 minutes to an hour total. We learned a great deal...More

Thank Kenneth R
Reviewed 6 July 2017

An interesting and fun tour if you like old mansions. Though the house has been occupied by several owners and used as both private residence and boarding house, the character of the periods are well preserved. It's true that the furnishings are not original to...More

Thank Janet S
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Tour two historic Leadville homes and see rooms full of antiques and historic artifacts. Learn about Leadville history through a lengthy guided tour. The museum is well maintained and clean and admission is reasonable for families.

Thank Erin F
Reviewed 22 January 2017

So this is how it was in the Gilded Age in Leadville, Colorado, in the late 1880s when silver was King and the town boasted a population of 40,000? Visit the Healy House Museum and Dexter Cabin at 912 Harrison Avenue in Leadville and soak...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Came here on a whim while driving through Leadville, and OMG what a find! There are so many beautiful historical items in here it is incredible. Furniture, clothing, pictures, quilts, you have got to see it to believe it!

Thank outdoorguy92563
Reviewed 16 September 2016

My wife and I took an hour long tour of the Healy House Museum and Dexter cabin while in Leadville, Co. It is well worth the tour, lots of History and interesting items to hear about and actually see what the guide was talking about.

Thank Eric B
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