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Phelps Mansion Museum

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ADMISSION TICKETS (1)
Phelps Mansion Museum Admission and Guided Tour
From US$7.00*
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The Phelps Mansion is a Historic House museum. We are open for tours Fri-Sun 11 to 5. Last tour leaves at 4:30pm. Admission is $7 students and senior 62 and over $5, kids 12 and under free. Come see the "jewel on Court st"
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191 Court St, Binghamton, NY 13901-3503
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Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful tour of the mansion today. Truly a well preserved piece of history. The home is beautiful and highly recommend having a tour guide.

Thank Teri W
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

We stumbled upon the Phelps Mansion and had a fascinating visit. Out your guide was very knowledgeable and brought the house to life with great stories. The woodwork in every room was impeccably maintained, there were great mirrors that illuminated the house and made it...More

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Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed the Phelps House tour. It’s interior is really beautiful. We’ve toured many historic homes, palaces and castles. The wood detail throughout was exquisite and the tour guide (the house manager) was knowledgeable about every detail. We would recommend it to anyone visiting...More

Thank kelli481
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Have been here many times and the place and the docents never disappoint. Their events are good and well thought out, too. This was a straight guided tour and Chelsea was our guide. Knowledgeable and lively, she presented the history of the Mansion engagingly and...More

Thank T3535UWdeborahc
Joe S, General Manager at Phelps Mansion Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2018

Hi Deb Thanks for visiting with us again. We are always happy to see you ! We like your idea about the gift shop too, and have lots of new merchandise on the way.

Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Great guided visit to the impressive Phelps Mansion Museum. Andrea, our charming and extremely knowledgeable guide, was most informative, and truly made the history of the mansion come alive. Definitely a must for anyone visiting Binghamton!

1  Thank Favolo
Joe S, General Manager at Phelps Mansion Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2018

Thank you for your review, we appreciate your feedback and we are happy to hear you enjoyed your tour with Andrea.

Reviewed August 5, 2018

WE went thru this mansion with Frank.. what a great guy. He was so knowledgeable. made this awesome mansion tour even better.... but it was great on its own. we enjoyed this and anxious to give this tour a strong 5 star...

1  Thank kmarineau
Joe S, General Manager at Phelps Mansion Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2018

We think Frank is pretty great too ;) Thanks for visiting with us!

Reviewed July 27, 2018

The guide was very knowledgeable and friendly. She made our tour a nice experience. It was well worth the admission fee. The mansion, woodwork, lighting, etc. were all original to the home. The obvious draftsmanship, hand-carving, choices of wood, marble/tile, selections of chandeliers, was incredible....More

Thank Tim B
Joe S, General Manager at Phelps Mansion Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2018

Hi Tim, thanks for visiting with us. We are glad to hear you enjoyed your tour of the mansion.

Reviewed July 16, 2018

If you are in Binghamton, this mansion should definitely be on your list of things to do. It has a wonderful combination of local history, architecture, decoration, and beauty. The mansion is open for tours on weekends (Friday to Sunday) from 11:00am-5:00pm. Admission is $7.00...More

1  Thank ScenicTrek
Joe S, General Manager at Phelps Mansion Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2018

Thank you so much for your review. We appreciate you visiting with us and are glad to hear you enjoyed your tour.

Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I stopped in Binghamton on our way to Chataugua. Had an in depth tour of the Phelps Mansion conducted by Joe. Joe has a tremendous ability to bring the story of the house to life. We were greeted on arrival by two...More

Thank Rick M
Joe S, General Manager at Phelps Mansion Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2018

Thank you for your review. We strive to be friendly and welcoming. We are glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

My ten-year-old daughter and I where in Binghamton and decided to do something fun. We came across the Phelps Museum. We had a great day, our guide was filled with information. I really wish the third floor would have been intact, it would have been...More

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Joe S, General Manager at Phelps Mansion Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2018

Thanks for visiting. We hope to see you in October.

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kathipro
April 16, 2018|
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Response from joesC943FX | Property representative |
we are fully accessible. we have a lift at our ballroom entrance and an elevator in the mansion. we can accommodate wheelchairs and small scooters. hope that helps.
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laurahollenbeck
December 28, 2017|
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tours generally last about 1 hour. We are open 11am to 5pm. Tours are every 30 mins and the last tour leaves at 430pm. No tours on Saturday December 30th, that is our open house from 1pm to 4pm. visitors can view the... More
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Tammylove123
March 1, 2017|
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Response from Joe S | Property representative |
our hours are Friday to Sunday 11am to 5pm. Hope that helps. ☺
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