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Governor's Mansion

606 Mountain St, Carson City, NV 89706
775-882-2333
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Ranked #6 of 26 attractions in Carson City
Type: Historic Sites, Government Buildings
Activities: City walk sightseeing
Description: This Neoclassical 1909 mansion is located in the heart of Carson City's historic district.
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Las Vegas, New Mexico
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

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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35 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 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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723 reviews 723 reviews
362 attraction reviews
689 helpful votes 689 helpful votes
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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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 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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Arlington, Tennessee
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30 reviews 30 reviews
13 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

The stories and history is only part of the experience; to see and feel the personal side of the current governor makes this visit very special. I lived in the area for over 20 years and this was the first time I had been inside the house it's self. If you have the opportunity, take the tour.

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Orland Park, Illinois
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77 reviews 77 reviews
61 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

I was able to park on the street next to the mansion. I captured a few photographs while standing right in front of the building. Everything was really laid back. Security personnel smiled and waived to me. My only access was a view of the exterior of the building, hence the three star rating.

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Carson City, Nevada
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56 reviews 56 reviews
11 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

no tours except on Nevada Day, so it is outside only, but that is still nice, as it is a pretty and historic building in a nice neighborhood, and very easy to get to

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2013 via mobile

Perhaps it's Sunday, thus I couldn't find anyone around the building. Not even security. I was only managed to snap some photos outside, nonetheless, the building is a piece of art itself.

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Carson City
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2012

Even though you have to wait in line, The governor is taking photos with your kids and giving them candy. The Mansion is decked out with lights all over and decorations. They have performers. All the houses around the Mansion are decorated with lots of lights and fun stuff.

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Carson City, Nevada, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2012

When you come to the Capital City, Stop and drive by the Govenor's MAnsion. Holidays are best as they decorate it so lovely. A must see. Located on Mountain Street and Robinson.

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