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Address: 407 East 12th Street, Alton, IL 62002-7230
Phone Number: 1-866-843-2325
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very informative tour of the mansion!!

The tour guide was very knowledgeable of the town of Alton and the previous owners of the Beale mansion. The history of the mansion and the town was enlightening!! I recommend... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 13, 2015
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Waterford, Michigan
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Waterford, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

The tour guide was very knowledgeable of the town of Alton and the previous owners of the Beale mansion. The history of the mansion and the town was enlightening!! I recommend to anyone who visits the city of Alton to go on this tour. The tour guide was also humorous.

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Calumet City
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

We decided to take this tour while on a Home away from Home weekend in Alton. we were pleasantly surprised to see all of the early 20th century furnishings and art pieces. The interior appears as if frozen in 1910. Beautiful...stunning...a must see if you're visiting the Alton area. Here's the bonus....it is also a B&B.

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Columbia, Illinois, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

My sister and I toured the Beall Mansion last Friday and had a very enjoyable time. Jim gave us a lot of history on the home and the Alton area. The home is lovely! We would highly recommend the tour, or a stay at the bed and breakfast.

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Kansas City, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Great history on not only the sight but local and even touched a little on early American business. Beautiful grounds and home, hoping to plan a trip back for fast approaching anniversary!

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Jim knows everything there is to know about the mansion he owns. He was so thorough and answered every question we had. Our tour was definitely worth the money.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

We toured the Beall Mansion today and totally enjoyed the visit. Jim was very informative and friendly in his talk. The mansion is beautiful and elegant and the gardens are lovely. We all want to come back for a longer visit.

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Florida City, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Took a tour awhile back of the Beall Mansion. The owners Jim and Sandy were very hospitable. I cannot believe the detail in the home, the ornate woodwork, chandeliers, fireplaces in every room, and beautiful furniture. This home was built around the turn of the century (1900). This would definitely be a place to stay for a truly unique evening.... More 

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troy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

My friend and I highly recommend the Beall Mansion Tour. The home is unbelievably beautiful. This was the high-lite of our trip. We were not able to spend a night there, but if you have the opportunity take it, you will not regret it. Thank you so much. You can feel the joy that lingers in the house, such a... More 

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Logan, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2013

We stayed one night at the Beall Mansion. We loved it so much that we came back for two more nights on the end of our trip. The home is beautiful and relaxing. Jim, with his butler attire, made us feel welcome and right at home. He was very informative about the area and the home. We loved it and... More 

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Fairfield, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2013

The homeowner is a gracious host and very knowledgeable regarding not only the history of the mansion, but of the Victorian era as well. Jim provided a lot of insight into aspects of that period that I was not aware of.

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Address: 407 East 12th Street, Alton, IL 62002-7230
Phone Number: 1-866-843-2325
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Alton

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