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Michael Jackson Family Home

2300 Jackson St, Gary, IN 46407-3050
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Interesting and Inspiring If You Have the Time - A DriveBy

I know about as much about Michael Jackson as I did before driving by his childhood home. The home... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Michael D
Spur Of The Moment Pit Stop

I stopped by on my way to visit a friend in Illinois. Spent about a half hour-45 minutes there. The... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2017
AdventureOnTheMove
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Massillon, Ohio
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good30%
  • Average21%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“small house” (11 reviews)
“family home” (7 reviews)
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2300 Jackson St, Gary, IN 46407-3050
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I know about as much about Michael Jackson as I did before driving by his childhood home. The home was not open to visit while I was there, but there were a number of others stopped and walking around for a view of a large...More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

I stopped by on my way to visit a friend in Illinois. Spent about a half hour-45 minutes there. The property is nice, well taken care of & it makes you think about the past. The neighborhood surrounding is horrible. I was nervous to get...More

1  Thank AdventureOnTheMove
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

After riding through the city to get to the house I was sad. It's truly the ONLY nice thing there. It was nice to see the Jackson family home but if I knew the journey would leave me depressed after seeing the ghost town I...More

2  Thank wise_cinderella
Reviewed 20 April 2017

I had to drive a class b truck from Baltimore to Chicago and back.When I was close to Chicago I saw the signs for Gary and remembered that was the home of the Jacksons,...so I investigated,found the address online and decided to stop by on...More

4  Thank stevediorio1960
Reviewed 15 April 2017

This is a small house in a somewhat abandon neighborhood. The street is quiet. Half of the street is run down and abandon. The half leading to the house is manicured for appearance. Nothing really to see. No need to get out of your car....More

2  Thank Gail B
Reviewed 10 April 2017

it was nice there school sits behind the house I had the chance to meet his kids & mom they come home in aug around his birthday

2  Thank howardw762
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

We decided to stop by on our way through Gary, and I'm glad we did. It is easy to find, and it was interesting to see what the neighborhood was like. The house itself is gated, but we were able to drive around it and...More

Thank AndieG1603
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Beautiful small home but the surrounding neighborhood is really run down. They have no tours of the home, all you can do is look from the outside. Hopefully that will change in the future.

1  Thank Julio R
Reviewed 13 February 2017

To be honest I was not a big Michael Jackson fan. I went because my good old friend Sinclair told me about it and I dont regret it. Since I went to the house I understand better all the music produced by MJ. Huge fan...More

Thank andrewlegbad
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

I became an avid MJ fan from the time that I was 5 years old. I passed this love for him on to my 11 year old daughter. We only went by to take pics from the outside; as I didn't realize that we could...More

7  Thank Butterflyz778
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patriciajones12
17 July 2017|
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Response from howardw762 | Reviewed this property |
yes aug 26th through labor day week end
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katandre2017
9 May 2017|
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yes
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katandre2017
8 May 2017|
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Response from howardw762 | Reviewed this property |
they will be here aug 26th through labor day weekend
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