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Kelley House Museum

45007 Albion St, Mendocino, CA 95460
+1 707-937-5791
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Small informal museum in an old house with a history

We only toured the house so I cannot comment on the walking tour. It was on a weekday and we were... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2016
jimandbevh
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Plano, Tx
Great walking tour

On our first full day in Mendocino, we decided to try the Kelley House walking tour (weekends... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2016
SteveandMolly
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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“walking tour” (13 reviews)
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45007 Albion St, Mendocino, CA 95460
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+1 707-937-5791
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Reviewed 4 September 2016

We only toured the house so I cannot comment on the walking tour. It was on a weekday and we were the only ones there. The admission is only what you want to donate. The museum was nothing special but the information was great. We...More

Thank jimandbevh
Reviewed 21 August 2016

On our first full day in Mendocino, we decided to try the Kelley House walking tour (weekends only). This three hour tour was led by a delightful docent dressed in 19th century attire consistent with the role he played as our tour guide. This man...More

Thank SteveandMolly
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

Joined the 2-hour walking tour of Mendocino conducted by Jane T, a fascinating story teller and one of the Kelly House docents. It was a great way to see and understand how this charming and remote city came to be.

Thank PrettyGreen
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

I love to go and look back in time and get a glimps of what my great great grandfather built in the town of Mendocino and it really shows that Mendocino was Mainly a Portuguese town great place to go to at least once

Thank jayceemclean
Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

We stopped by to take the walking tour. Then the rain intensified and we stayed inside and talked to the two docents for about an hour. They gave us a custom tour of the small museum of town history that included town establishment (shipwrecks, logging),...More

Thank marko18745
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Our visit to the Kelley House gave us an understanding of how the town of Mendocino came to be. The Ford Museum across the street rounded out the information. They have a short movie that gives the history of the area.

Thank JudiWeiner
Reviewed 17 January 2016

Knowledgeable docents, great photographs and artifacts--a perfect rainy day activity for history buffs.

Thank Jody W
Reviewed 22 October 2015

Gives a great insight into the history of the town and region. Well informed and helpful guides who really are interested and interesting

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Was met at the door by a visitor volunteer hoist that took us on a tour. A full model of the town in its glory days and wonderful picture display on how they loaded lumber, freight and passengers off boats anchored offshore. Wonderful experience by...More

Thank Lynx9
Reviewed 17 August 2015

When you are in Mendocino this is a must visit if you are interested in learning more about the fascinating history of the town and region. The museum itself is great but if you can take advantage of a docent led tour walking tour of...More

Thank Neil C
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