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Chateau de Mores

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A nice glance into the past

This historic place allows a most interesting glimpse back to another time, inspired thoughts of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
reid6
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Saint Louis, Missouri
History!

The house is beautiful and very well kept it. Beautiful deck around the house with great views. You... read more

Reviewed September 4, 2018
AdventurePam
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Minot, North Dakota
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This 19th century, 26-room hunting cabin constructed in 1883 by the Marquis de Morès, is now a museum displaying the family's original furnishings.
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3448 Chateau Road, Medora, ND 58645
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This historic place allows a most interesting glimpse back to another time, inspired thoughts of what it must've been like to live in a time when the comforts of life were so much different. Well represents the hardy souls that envisioned what we could become.

Thank reid6
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

The house is beautiful and very well kept it. Beautiful deck around the house with great views. You see how the couple, kids and servers were living there. The marriage couple was sleeping in sepate beds and rooms. Each one had a servent living with...More

Thank AdventurePam
Reviewed August 31, 2018

Visited in late august after school has started most everywhere, visitors mostly retirees. House nicely restored to period.

Thank John C
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

As stated in other reviews, the house is exceptionally well kept, decorated with original furnishings and loaded with images that create a romantic tale of money, privilege and and visions of endless wealth. It was very interesting to hear of the many people lured by...More

Thank jerkbait
Reviewed August 23, 2018

The title of my review says it's a little town. With a population of 130, Medora, ND is a tiny town. However, there is lots to do here. It's main claim to fame is that the entrance to Theodore Roosevelt National Park is just off...More

Thank Chuck B
Reviewed August 18, 2018

Not sure I would return. A lot of nice things, but it would have been better as a guided tour. The lady that greeted us at the house was not very welcoming.

Thank cindyMidMN
Reviewed August 14, 2018

This house and tour gives you a great idea of what it must have been like to live there if you were richy rich! The house is almost 90% all the same as it was when they lived there! It is also strange to think...More

Thank Pammy B
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

My teens where not super excited when I told them about this stop- after all they had never heard of the house. After the tour and learning quite a bit about the ranch and the family both my 12 year old daughter and 14 year...More

Thank lisa s
Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

We went quite late so had a slightly hurried visit. Given his important place in the history of the town it is worthwhile to visit his home. The docents are very informative and bring the place alive.

Thank pacuthbertson
Reviewed July 14, 2018

Did not think it would be that interesting but we were with another couple who wanted to go. Glad we did. After a short walk to the house. They have people inside who explain the story of how the Marquis De More ended up with...More

Thank Thomas P
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