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The 1859 Goodman-LeGrand House and Museum

Closes in 26 min: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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Interesting as well as beautiful

Very interesting with many of the original furniture pieces, clothes, china, etc. Well worth the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Susan B
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Such a treasure!

Lovely, lovely home preserved from original family possessions. The 25 minute video is well worth... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Bonnie C
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624 N Broadway Ave, Tyler, TX 75702-5344
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Very interesting with many of the original furniture pieces, clothes, china, etc. Well worth the time to walk through.

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely, lovely home preserved from original family possessions. The 25 minute video is well worth your time before walking around. Every piece is priceless and has a story. I still find myself thinking of the Goodman and LeGrand families. Such a treasure! Don’t forget to...More

1  Thank Bonnie C
Reviewed September 21, 2018

What a wonderful place to visit. Museum curators have spent a lot of time and effort to preserve the home, relics and HISTORY of the place. Just a wonderful step back in time to the way it was.

Thank kathrynl492
Reviewed September 15, 2018

This museum is loaded with history dating back to pre Civil War. Be sure to watch the 20 min video to learn just how special this place is. Almost everything in the museum is original to the house and displayed well. The grounds are nicely...More

Thank John R
Reviewed September 15, 2018

We traveled here while vacationing in nearby Holly Lake Ranch. They had a very informative video we watched before touring the mansion. It was so nice to see all the items in the house and visualize times past. It was like the folks just walked...More

1  Thank sharon37762
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Great historical home. No entry fee. Can casually walk through most rooms. Lots of original furnishings. Kids were amazed.

1  Thank Doug I
Reviewed July 3, 2018

I was not sure of this visit at first, but it caught my attention from the time I entered the house. My mother suggested that we visit it but with reserve we did, Loved it. Lots of history of Tyler and the surrounding cities.

1  Thank TroyCoast
Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

What a nicely maintained antebellum mansion. Large rooms decorated with furnishings of the day. Every room was as grand as the one you left. Just an amazing home of a time long ago.

1  Thank Joel M
Reviewed June 14, 2018

Great place to take a relaxing stroll. Home is beautiful and like a walk down memory lane from my grandmothers home.

Thank Val L
Reviewed June 6, 2018

This beautiful mansion is in downtown Tyler Texas. Be sure to visit the adjacent little park. The house is handicap accessible but no access to the second floor for wheelchairs. Nevertheless, the first floor is worth visiting by itself. I urge you to give a...More

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Response from Mmsfnm | Reviewed this property |
I want to say $5.00 each but it’s really a donation of what ever you want.
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Response from pasyalannatin | Reviewed this property |
Not sure too, but there is an entrance mon the side. If ever it's wheelchair accessible, it will only be the first floor. The second floor is a narrow staircase. Call them too, they're very helpful.
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