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Plummer House

1091 Plummer Ln SW, Rochester, MN 55902-2084
+1 507-328-2525
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Plummer House visit and tour

The Plummer house was built by Dr. Henry Plummer who helped to start Mayo Clinic with the Mayo... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Rochester, Minnesota
Beautiful place to see in Rochester Minnesota

It is so beautiful and a great place to see when you come to Rochester, Mn. It is a must see and is... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Rochester, Minnesota
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1091 Plummer Ln SW, Rochester, MN 55902-2084
+1 507-328-2525
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The Plummer house was built by Dr. Henry Plummer who helped to start Mayo Clinic with the Mayo brothers. The house is a wonderful old Tudor style overlooking the city from the hill. It is a wonderful place to visit or rent for a party....More

Thank J7797ZPfrankm
Reviewed 6 days ago

It is so beautiful and a great place to see when you come to Rochester, Mn. It is a must see and is on the Historical Society List. Great place to have a wedding or any occasion you have to celebrate with family and friends.

Thank rockwearhouston10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Plummer House is an old building (1920's ??) that was the home of Dr. Henry Plummer, who designed the modern medical record and the Mayo building that is named after him. Old, interesting architecture. However, the inside of the building is basically empty -...More

Thank abensteinjp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Drove over 2 hours to Rochester on the weekend to explore the city as a tourist and NOTHING OPEN!! Guess they don't want tourism business!

Thank Stephenie J
Reviewed 8 June 2017

The grounds are beautiful. The house shows restrained but high taste. I found the site very interesting for the insight into the values of its occupants. Our visit was well worth the investment in time. Be sure to remember that the house is open only...More

2  Thank Ernest H
Reviewed 3 May 2017

The ground are beautiful and something people should see if they are in Rochester. It is a little tricky to find but just follow the Brown Signs saying "Plummer House". Had our wedding pictures taken out on the grounds which turned out wonderful! The ground...More

Thank QuarterArabPOA
Reviewed 19 April 2017

The outside was very interesting! Historical and very good area! Well taken care ! Hard to get to some area!

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 12 April 2017

This is a beautiful place to visit in the spring and summer when the gardens are in bloom. Even when the house is not open for tours you can walk around the ground, great place for pictures and a picnic. You can rent the house...More

Thank braille
Reviewed 8 April 2017

I had read that this was not available to tour inside, unless you schedule a private group function or tour, later in the year. We went up to the grounds, because you can walk the trails in the gardens and around the exterior of the...More

Thank Lou P
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Self-tour done in 35 min. Lots of artifacts from Mayo brothers & clinic history. Very architecturally beautiful building inside & out. Well-worth your time...

Thank Laure S
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8 August 2016|
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Response from DNelson2013 | Reviewed this property |
Sooty, my first answer was for the Plummer BUILDING that is by the Mayo Clinic and part of the Clinic Compound downtown. It is FREE. The Plummer House is owned by the city park and recreation. There are hours to tour. Use to... More
Karen F
24 July 2016|
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Response from Yvette R | Reviewed this property |
No Tours are scheduled every Wednesday during the months of June, July, and August from 12:00 Noon to 6:00 p.m. The cost of a tour is $10.00 per adult and $5.00 per child. The grounds are open to the public for free to... More
24 September 2015|
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Response from DNelson2013 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure where you are with a falls. Downtown Plummer Building there is a large building with tall chimneys. It is the air-conditioner for all of the Mayo Clinic Buildings