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Eddy House

Address: Callaway and Westridge drives, Flume Park, Carlsbad, NM
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Ranked #17 of 19 Attractions in Carlsbad
Type: Historic Sites, Sights & Landmarks
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Type: Historic Sites, Sights & Landmarks

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Fredericksburg, Texas
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138 reviews 138 reviews
44 attraction reviews
138 helpful votes 138 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Its a shame that Carlsbad can spend tons of money on new buildings while neglecting this fine old historical structure. There is trash every where and the landscaping obviously has no care. With all the water one would think Carlsbad could water the area. If Carlsbad takes no pride in this historical house, one would wonder what else is being... More 

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Fair Play, South Carolina
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70 reviews 70 reviews
36 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

It's actually a pretty good historical place but it is apparently used as a lunch hang out and there is garbage strewn about. Still worth the look.

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Carlsbad, NM
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

The Southeastern New Mexico Historical Society moved each stone of this historical house individually to Heritage Park. The house was a line shack for the ranch which belonged to Charles B. Eddy - the man who the town was originally named after. Enjoy the park, sit back and relax!

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Ajijic, Mexico
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89 reviews 89 reviews
17 attraction reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

We made a special trip to see this historic site of the first house in Carlsbad and were so disappointed. The windows into the house have been broken, there was trash everywhere. The park is totally neglected and looks abandoned by the city. Shame on you, Carlsbad, for presenting this as an attraction to visitors. Could be very nice if... More 

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