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Been here a couple years during christmas time.

A unique view into what a time period of how priveledged people lived. A home decor of Christmas... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Eddie B
Worth stopping

My husband and I decided to take the slightly longer drive home and went through Modesto. We... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2018
Leslie N
Los Angeles, California
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A unique view into what a time period of how priveledged people lived. A home decor of Christmas and love. How it must have been without AC... How could the go w/o it:)

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Eddie B
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I decided to take the slightly longer drive home and went through Modesto. We stopped at the McHenry Mansion and it was a real treat. The home has been lovingly restored and is in immaculate condition. I especially loved the period wallpapers...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Leslie N
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I saw randy Travis on stage. The staff at gallo was polite and respectively it was a wonderful experience and of course randy Travis was phenomenal. We love the shows Gallo puts on. Always we will definably come back

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank tomanysmiths
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

Took a private tour with my son for a school project it was amazingly informative. We both enjoyed ourselves.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank michellefY3233KQ
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

You'll really step back in time when you visit the McHenry Museum. Each room is set up to look almost as it did back when the family lived here. The docents do a great job explaining each room and provide a better experience than going...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank ReneeW1
Reviewed June 19, 2018

Beautiful decor, and well cared for home. Docents are knowlegable and very willing to share the information about the home and previous owners. Don't miss the Christmas decorations ~!

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Alice M
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

A local museum is always easy to recommend when visiting an area. This museum represents the area exceptionally well. Great pictures, artifacts and staff make for a rewarding experience.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank KevinMcGivern
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

See how things were done back in the day. Enjoy their story and the Sophisticated history lesson. The mansion is in the community and its free. It's a museum now, but once upon a time, it was a home to the family before us. Shop...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank lindamartham
Reviewed April 25, 2018

We were driving from Yosemite to the Bay Area and stopped in Modesto to take a tour of the Victorian-era McHenry Mansion. Our docent was delightful and very invested in sharing the history of the house, family, and area. A lot of care went into...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank evanie
Reviewed February 23, 2018

If you see nothing else in Modesto, you have to see this place! It's a study on how a well-to-do family lived in the Valley, the decor and the furnishings are truly fabulous! You get a good feel on what is was like to make...More

Date of experience: February 2018
3  Thank DonaldYokum
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May 29, 2017|
Response from 831thelmag |
Will you be open MLK day?
November 26, 2016|
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Response from Kathy B | Reviewed this property |
There is no senior discount because there is NOT a charge for visiting the mansion. it is FREE! It is especially beautiful during the holiday season. There is a 5$ charge for the candlelight tours, which includes a tour of... More
Christyn S
December 24, 2015|
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Response from Ed258536 | Reviewed this property |
No cost. All is free. A guided tour with lots of things to see.