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Boettcher Mansion

900 Colorow Rd, Golden, CO 80401
303 526 0855
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Ranked #24 of 28 attractions in Golden
Type: Historic Sites
Most recent review
- Apr 23, 2014
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Parker, CO
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195 reviews 195 reviews
108 attraction reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

This is a wedding and event venue that I would choose in a second! Just a pleasant place to be...situated on top of Lookout Mountain in the pines....nature trails with great views. Would be a fabulous place for ANY kind of event/party.

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Kansas City, Missouri
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013

The whole story of this man is very interesting, but the house is not that spectacular. It would probably be a great place for a wedding or family reunion or something like that. You are afforded some cool views from being on top the mountian, I can only imagine what an escape it would have been back in the day.

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Aurora, Colorado
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31 reviews 31 reviews
9 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2013

I have been up to the mansion 4 times and all the times I have only been able to look inside through the windows. I would really like to see the inside but they do a lot of fun stuff for kids around Halloween and other holidays so it is fun for younger kids.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2013

Fascinating that a man would come to Manitou, bring his aristocratic mother, build a mansion and leave!

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Denver, Colorado
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2012

We came here on our hunt for a wedding venue. It was soo beautiful that we were set on having it here until we started searching a little more and realized we could do a lot more with the cost. The only real downside besides the expense was that you would have to use their DJ because of a tower... More

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Houston, Texas
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45 reviews 45 reviews
18 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2012

We visited in March, snow on the ground, we took a short walk through the mansion, the building was interesting but not too much to see....

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Denver, CO
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87 reviews 87 reviews
34 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2012

I've been to several weddings here and they are always lovely. Good indoor and outdoor spaces.

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denver, co
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49 reviews 49 reviews
20 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2011

Dark and not very interesting or interactive. Maybe we missed something, but I didn't see much to see, learn, or do.

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Westminster, Colorado
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49 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2011

Doing a Wedding, or need room for a large get together, this is a great location .

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Roanoke, Virginia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2011

This was once a glorious home in the Arts and Crafts style. From the outside it looks Tudor, but the timbers are half-round logs. Unfortunately, it is not a house museum, there is not tour. The rooms are not decorated in a period style. This mansion is now used for weddings and other events. Most is not accessible and the... More

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