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Address: 606 Mountain St, Carson City, NV 89706
Phone Number: 775-882-2333
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Activities: City walk sightseeing
Description: This Neoclassical 1909 mansion is located in the heart of Carson City's...
This Neoclassical 1909 mansion is located in the heart of Carson City's historic district.
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Nice house

We walked by while we were doing the Kit Carson trail. It is a nice place, unfortunately you can not go in and they do not give tours after all it is the Govenors mansion.

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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Centennial, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 332 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

We walked by while we were doing the Kit Carson trail. It is a nice place, unfortunately you can not go in and they do not give tours after all it is the Govenors mansion.

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Clearwater, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

This old city has lots of history, museums, casinos, cafes, etc. The capitol city only has about 55,000 residents, so there's not a lot to do if you're not a gambler or historian. The Mansion was not open to visitors. The town has a theater/casino complex and a bowling alley. It's a cheaper place to stay than on Lake Tahoe... More 

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Carson City, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Going by the governor's mansion on a holiday is great because of all the decorations they put up. Sometimes they hold a breakfast in the building next to it! At Halloween you can meet the governor!

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Seongnam
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 199 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Nice looking building that isn't open for visiting...was surprised to see it in the middle of a residential area...you can get pretty close to it for photos...

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Nashville, TN
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 686 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

The Nevada governor's mansion is not open for tours, but anyone can drive by. We parked and walked the block and took a few photos of the lovely house. Around the corner, we were surprised to see a teenage party set up in the back yard. A chat with two adults at the sign-in table revealed that the home is... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 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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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 148 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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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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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 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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Oakland, California
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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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