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Governor's Mansion

Address: 606 Mountain St, Carson City, NV 89706
Phone Number: 775-882-2333
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Ranked #6 of 43 things to do in Carson City
Type: Historic sites, Government buildings, Sights & Landmarks
Activities: City walk sightseeing
Owner description: This Neoclassical 1909 mansion is located in the heart of Carson City's historic district.
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Type: Historic sites, Government buildings, Sights & Landmarks
Activities: City walk sightseeing
Owner description: This Neoclassical 1909 mansion is located in the heart of Carson City's historic district.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

This was a very beautiful building... Very nice neighborhood! I could see us moving here when we retire. I wish I was the Governor.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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327 reviews 327 reviews
164 attraction reviews
155 helpful votes 155 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

We drove by it, was not much to see. However, I am one for not wasting the taxpayers money on a house. The area is residential, just a 2-minute run from the former mint museum.

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Carson City, Nevada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

The Governor's Mansion is great. It is classic architecture and they always do a great job of decorating during different holiday seasons. It is in the older west part of town. A must drive by.

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Lake Arrowhead, California
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52 reviews 52 reviews
25 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

It's a joy to drive or walk by and enjoy the tasteful decorations they put up for each holiday season. I apologize to the Governor's family here for my dog marking the property, we walked there so much he 'marked' the trees as his home.

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Reno, NV
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242 reviews 242 reviews
41 attraction reviews
280 helpful votes 280 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

I'll have to applaud the governor of Nevada for being so approachable and living in a more or less normal house. Yes, its mansion looking like in a southern way all white with columns. He is home for Halloween passing out candy and there is not an army of security to guard the place like California or other states. There... More 

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Minneapolis, MN
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193 reviews 193 reviews
122 attraction reviews
191 helpful votes 191 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

No public tours are available for the mansion, but you can drive by and gawk as much as you like. It's on a quiet little side street in a residential neighborhood. I was surprised by how large and ornate it was, compared to the capitol building we had just seen.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We stumbled upon the Governor's Mansion while driving through downtown. Was surprised that it is located in residential neighborhood. I expected a much larger residence, in a more secure, private area.

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Glendale, Az
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63 reviews 63 reviews
36 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We came across the Governor's Mansion while doing a drive around the historic district. We knew the interior was closed to the public and so we just admired it from the car. My wife loved the old mansion across the street also.

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Fremont, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

We drove by the Nevada Governor's Mansion in Carson City. The home is amazing beautiful; no tours but still amazing to see.

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Gardnerville, Nevada
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54 reviews 54 reviews
13 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

I was invited to the Governor's Mansion in June for Music in the Garden, the Carson City Symphony and the Carson Chamber Singers, were performing and it was a delightful experience, beautiful gardens and music was relaxing. Take part in this June Event its worth your time. Guest Musicians are invited to play along with the Symphony. Bring your blankets,... More 

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