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Fulton Mansion State Historic Site

Open today: 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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Fulton Masion

What an interesting tour. Really enjoyed seeing a turn of the century mansion. The way they heated... read more

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Elaine Bennett D
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A Great Historic Stie

This is a Great historic site that many people visit, it is a must see for our area! Capt. Scott... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2018
Rockport, Texas
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Rising above the Aransas Bay and surrounded by stately live oaks, the Fulton Mansion is located in the resort area of Rockport-Fulton. The house must have appeared incredible in 1877 with its mansard roof and ornate trim. Interior gas lighting...more
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317 N. Fulton Beach Rd., Rockport, TX 78382
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an interesting tour. Really enjoyed seeing a turn of the century mansion. The way they heated and cooled it was extremely interesting. The history was riveting. Love this beautiful old place

Thank Elaine Bennett D
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Harvey did damage to lots of places in Rockport, and they all have new roofs, and new windows and are open for business. The poor Fulton House is still waiting, nothing has been done. The State hasn't even started to repair the roof, or the...More

2  Thank cairnhowff
Reviewed 17 April 2018

This is a Great historic site that many people visit, it is a must see for our area! Capt. Scott McCune "The Saltwater Cowboy"

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

A must see if you are in the Rockport area. My visit was on 4-7-2018 and the mansion is still undergoing repairs from Hurricane Harvey. You can still tour the mansion and information center for free. The architecture, garden and view of the Gulf of...More

1  Thank BobH1962
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Was open they have the furniture covered. Had the carpet pulled off was neat to see either way. Will be neat to see finished

Thank txpackerfan10
Reviewed 11 February 2018

Although it was closed to us, the gift shop, visitor center was open and they have a nice presentation of the Fultons. We were not disappointed in visiting that. Hopefully they can be up and running again in the near future, as the home looked...More

Thank Jeannene A
Reviewed 25 September 2017

The mansion is well preserved and has a very interesting past. They show the special way it was buit to be able to withstand hurricanes and it did very well during hurricane Harvey. Really enjoyed the self paced audio tour using your smart phone. Especially...More

Thank cuss0558
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

I saw a tv show about this place and knew I would have to visit when in the area. It is definitely a must see. A nice visitors center. The docents in the house are wonderful and so informative. One of the docents was a...More

1  Thank Jim S
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

It was really interesting learning about the Fultons and their house. There is a good self guided tour that you can download, but we didn't really need it as the docents in the house were very well informed and shared lots of interesting information.

Thank Anna C
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

While our visit in Rockport we visited this house during the day too avoid the heat. We have been taking family trips to Rockport and Fulton my whole life but this place really showed me the history. It's a tour of the house which has...More

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21 May 2018|
Response from scottY6234RT | Reviewed this property |
thc.texas.gov/historic-sites/fulton-mansion/visitor-information NOTE: The Fulton Mansion itself is currently closed for repairs due to Hurricane Harvey, but starting Friday, October 27, visitors can enjoy the interactive... More
Barbara M
15 February 2017|
Response from teelee68 | Reviewed this property |
Sadly, no elevator. But it would be worth it to see the first floor!