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The Harry Packer Mansion is open for self guided tours Saturday and Sunday from 1PM to 4:30 at a cost of $5 per person.Used as the model for the Haunted Mansion in Disney World, the mansion sits on a hill overlooking the historic district.Guests can...more
Paid $10 for a tour and was handed a piece of paper and told to go explore. Be certain you will get guided tour otherwise don't pay for the piece of paper and just look around. Honestly, not a well kept mansion. Bar is just...More
Date of experience: January 2017
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Harrypacker, Owner at The Harry Packer Mansion Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017
The tour is $5 per person and is self guided through the first and second floors. The bar is hand built and just lovely, please check out the photos. Most people enjoy wandering at their own pace and then enjoying a glass of wine while...More
We visited for the Murder Mystery Weekend The mansion was incredible .Pat and Bob were wonderful hosts. Eleven couples in a historic renovated 19th century mansion together to experience and participate in a murder mystery. Bob's comical and passionate trip through history had us laughing...More
We went to Jim Thorpe for the first time as a day trip. The mansion tour is a must-see if you are interested in history, architecture, craftsmanship, and/or historic preservation. The most intriguing aspect being the fact that the interior is completely original, just as...More
The Harry Packer Mansion is another wonderfully preserved Victorian style home. The design, furnishings and the grandious style of the home reflects the wealth of Harry Packer and his family enjoyed.
But it also tells the story of hard working, innovative man who brought jobs,...More
The Harry Packer is pictured above, which offers accommodations for the night.
Asa Packer Mansion, is the light colored building lower on the hill. The Asa, which HERE isn't the place for you to review for it, is the building that has all the original...More
Again we have stayed at the Asa Packer Mansion on previous occasions but not this trip. We have been going to Jim Thorpe for many years and we have stayed at both Asa Packer and Harry Packer Mansions. We have participated in a Murder Mystery...More