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
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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 .
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.