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Original Governor's Mansion

304 North Ewing, Helena, MT 59620
+1 406-444-4789
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Well worth a visit

There have been lots of budget cuts in the government in Helena, and tours of the State Capitol and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Kay M
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Augusta, GA
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Great guide. Good slice of history

Visited first time a few weeks ago. When back in town again recommended to a friend and went with... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
728Elizabeth
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Boston, Massachusetts
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304 North Ewing, Helena, MT 59620
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There have been lots of budget cuts in the government in Helena, and tours of the State Capitol and the Original Governor's Mansion have been hit. The woman who took us through the Mansion was great, but we felt sorry for her because she has...More

Thank Kay M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited first time a few weeks ago. When back in town again recommended to a friend and went with her. Theme tour brought history of Montana to life. Highly recommend tour.

Thank 728Elizabeth
Reviewed 18 August 2017

We really enjoyed touring the Original Governor's Mansion. The home is beautiful, has been wonderfully restored, and is well-kept. Our tour guide was friendly and knowledgeable.

Thank AirialBalloonCompany
Reviewed 13 August 2017

This is a moderately interesting home in terms of both architecture and history. We were lucky to have an extremely erudite guide who made sense out of a good bit of Helena history. There is currently a scattering of artifacts throughout the house related to...More

Thank Thomas F
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Things are very easy to find in Helena. We were there on a Monday and unfortunately it was closed but the outside is very elegant. We would have loved to have seen the inside but we will try again another time.

Thank Sandy F
Reviewed 26 April 2017

The Victorians of Helena have their own charm. While back East (Chicago to Boston) the wealthy were building mega houses, the people in Helena were building classic Victorian houses that had the charm of family living and the elegance of simple beauty. The craftsman in...More

Thank OttoSeitz
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Visited the historic home on a free tour day. Our guide provided a terrific look into the architecture and daily life of early governors. A must see for history buffs.

Thank Arnold S
Reviewed 17 October 2016

This tour was very interesting. The rich history behind the mansion was very interesting. The tour guide was very knowledgeable and accommodating. Being from Dayton, OH, it was a surprise to know that the guide was from Kettering, OH.

Thank richpmt
Reviewed 30 September 2016

This is another must do when in Helena. Cost was $4.00 each. Very good price for what you will see. The Mansion is simply magnificent! You will not be disappointed. To see how our Governor lived way back when, is nice to see. All the...More

2  Thank montanacountry
Reviewed 11 September 2016

This Govenors mansion is in a historical neighborhood with many old homes within sight. Easy neighborhood to walk thru and photo opportunities

1  Thank Carolyn L
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mutt2015
28 October 2015|
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Response from jeffreyshapiro | Reviewed this property |
The tours began on the hour.
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mutt2015
28 October 2015|
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Response from Shirley F | Reviewed this property |
Call either 406 444-4789 or 444-2694 for specific information
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