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Address: 1091 Plummer Lane S.W., Rochester, MN 55902
Phone Number: 507-328-2525
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Beautiful old home to tour or rent for a private party

The Plummer house is the very historic home of Henry and Daisy Plummer. Dr. Plummer worked at the Mayo Clinic with the Mayo Brothers. He developed many new inovative ideas for... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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Rochester, Minnesota
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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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26 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

The house was not open to tour when I was there. Just was able to drive up to it and admire the outside and read about it. I will take a tour next time if available.

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Rochester, Minnesota
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5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

The Plummer house is the very historic home of Henry and Daisy Plummer. Dr. Plummer worked at the Mayo Clinic with the Mayo Brothers. He developed many new inovative ideas for the Clinic and his own home. The public can tour the home and learn of its history and of the items that remain from the family. You can also... More 

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Europe
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Hard to believe this beauty is hiding right there in the city. Positively gorgeous property to wander around and enjoy the tranquility. Quiet moments in the lower garden near one of the fountains surrounded by lush green grass and beautiful flowers. A wonderful respite and a stunning home.

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Rochester, Minnesota, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Hard to believe this is a city park and the grounds are often open to the public. I've been there for weddings and other receptions. A very beautiful house and you can have about 100 in attendance at events. The grounds are amazing and the house, when you are in it for an event, is fun because you can walk... More 

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Grimsby, Ontario
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

A grand home, bult in the style of an English Manor. This hoe is preserved with the furnisjhing as trimmings of the time of the last ownere and gives a good insight into how life was lived.

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Yankton, South Dakota
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4 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Very peaceful park for walking and picnics, the grounds are well maintained and the building was kept up, Wasn't open for tours at the time we were their but would visit again in the future

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Lanesboro, Minnesota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

The grounds of this beautiful house are a great place to visit during the summer months if you enjoy garden walks! The house is also beautiful. We have not taken a tour of the inside, but the outside of the home and gardens are still worth a visit.

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Sikeston, Missouri
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39 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

If the weather is nice this is a beautiful house and grounds to walk around and explore my wife and I walked around the grounds taking pictures and looked over one bluff and there was a wedding in process which was very pretty on the bright green grass below

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

When I was there it was not possible to enter the home only to view the exterior and the gardens. I enjoyed the gardens and the old stable house. If you have the time check it out.

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Rochester, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

Dr.Plummer built this house for his wife Daisy and 2 children after moving from the small town of Racine, Mn. It sits on , what they referred to as "Pill Hill". The grounds are now used for weddings and private events.

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Address: 1091 Plummer Lane S.W., Rochester, MN 55902
Phone Number: 507-328-2525
Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Rochester

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