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McHenry Mansion

15th & I Streets, Modesto, CA 95354
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love touring this mansion tour guide so helpful and interesting

this is worth the stop much infor about an interesting time Although this isn't on a grand scale... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2017
Anacortes, Washington
Worth an hour of your time.

Our docents have always been friendly, knowledgeable, and courteous. If you want some local history... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
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“gift shop” (13 reviews)
15th & I Streets, Modesto, CA 95354
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

this is worth the stop much infor about an interesting time Although this isn't on a grand scale the owner was trying to cut corners to get the house up quicker it was interesting

Thank peterpanjaffray
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Our docents have always been friendly, knowledgeable, and courteous. If you want some local history and sometimes, depending on you docent, personal reminiscences about early Modesto, this is one of the best places to find it. Enjoy yourself, we have several times. I have seen...More

Thank SkinnyEddy
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

We were traveling through California and made a little side trip to the mansion. It is beautiful! It's FREE and they give you a very informative tour through the house.

Thank bless235
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

This is a wonderful place to take pictures. You often see a bride & groom or young adults for there prom taking photos outside. The garden is well kept up. The inside has lots of history that pertains to Modesto. You will see old bicycles...More

Thank Places2Enjoy
Reviewed 19 May 2017

A lovely local historical attraction. Bring the whole family and friends visiting from out of town. Close to downtown shops and restaurants.

1  Thank diannabates
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Start in the nearby gift shop that has a small theater showing a video about the McHenry family. Always good to know the story of the people who lived at the residence. The restoration of the home from a divided apartment building back to its...More

Thank SydSays
Reviewed 11 April 2017

McHenry Mansion provides the viewer the opportunity to step back in time, to a long gone era, with docents to add to the mystery and mystique of life back when Modesto was a very small town.

Thank dcwiii2312
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This Victorian home as been completely restored to the time period of 1883 when Robert McHenry had it built so he could be nearer town. The home is beautifully decorated with period furnishings and is immaculately maintained by volunteer docents.

Thank Joyce T
Reviewed 15 February 2017

upon entering this mansion it is like stepping back in time and the life of Mr. McHenry and his family not to mention a goodly part of Modesto and it's growth highly recommend

Thank cancer745
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I love old historical buildings. This one did not disappoint. It is a true beauty. Make sure you take advantage of this local beauty!

Thank Cheryl S
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Anne T
26 November 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
24 December 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.