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Dolly's House Museum

24 Creek St, Ketchikan, AK 99901-6508
+1 907-225-6329
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“creek street” (33 reviews)
24 Creek St, Ketchikan, AK 99901-6508
+1 907-225-6329
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A good way to get out of the rain. If you enjoy poking through old houses, this is a gold mine. It's like stepping back in time. Otherwise it won't take long to get through. If it's included with another tour, you might as well...More

Thank windstarID
Reviewed 3 days ago

We did the tour thur the house . Dolly made money quick my kind of gal . I loved the shower curtain flowers . It was $10 pp I can say I did it .

Thank HappyGJackson
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed visiting one of the most popular destinations during the gold rush days and afterwards. While the house is smaller than expected it certainly gives people an idea of what life was like for a determined woman of her era. The admission was $10...More

Thank 13AnnD13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dolly's house is in a great setting on Creek Street, doesn't take long to do the tour at $5 pp but is is a great insight as to what it was like in the day

Thank Sambo_64
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great to witness a snapshot in the life of Dolly and her brothel. Am sure she was a very popular lady in her time and glad she had the forethought to document such an important part of the history of Ketchikan. All authentic and interesting...More

Thank Annielou11
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here do to hype. I agree dolly was not a looker and even tacky with her decor especially in her bathroom... Ewww gross! The men must have been desperate

Thank chula123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The 'Hello, Dolly' song is played throughout the museum, it's still in my head! Prostitution was a part of Ketchikan's history, and from the information learned touring Dolly's house, she was one of the more successful ladies of the night. It was an interesting tour,...More

Thank Laura V
Reviewed 12 May 2017

This was included in our package tour. Otherwise the $10 admission was steep for a brief trip through a former brothel. While the garb of the hostess was appropriate, it seemed to over exaggerate the brothel purpose --dollars in the garter-- really? The request for...More

Thank tiatoo
Reviewed 21 April 2017

this hole town had a lot going for it so much history and well presented it was amazing the way the town was built over the water

Thank Diane G
Reviewed 17 February 2017

An actual house eat when prostitution was common here. Dolly was a real madam, she was not much to look at, but the locals liked her. Check out her sewing throughout the house.

Thank Marlene S
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Do they have women costumed as prostitutes? Can you take pictures with the "working girls"?
29 May 2015|
Response from Cruisinbob | Reviewed this property |
Yes.. lots of fun.