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A historic place

We had an excellent time visiting this place. We visited on a Saturday after 2 pm and at that time... read more

Reviewed May 14, 2017
Medford, Oregon
History of the last home EGW lived in

This home has a lot of history behind it. It was first owned by a rich individual (Pratt) who... read more

Reviewed April 8, 2017
Amissville, Virginia
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125 Glass Mountain Rd, St. Helena, CA 94574-9730
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Elmshaven is off the beaten path in beautiful St. Helena just off Rte 128. This is a restful and peaceful stop for those interested in knowing more about the spiritual leader Ellen White, her life, her writings. She was one if the founders of the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank DoloresJacoby
Reviewed May 14, 2017

We had an excellent time visiting this place. We visited on a Saturday after 2 pm and at that time there were not many people. The volunteers are very knowledgeable of the history of the place. It was an excellent time this visit. I would...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank While-U-Can
Reviewed April 8, 2017 via mobile

This home has a lot of history behind it. It was first owned by a rich individual (Pratt) who ended up moving to San Francisco and sold this home to the White family for less than half of what he paid for, what a blessing!...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed October 15, 2016

Ellen White a prophet of the Seventh Day Adventist church lived her during her latter years. She received visions for her books in an upper room in which she wrote about her prophecies. A best selling author in North America!

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Giovanni R
Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

Elmshaven is a fantastic place to relive the final years of the most published authoress in history who wrote on themes as extensive as salvation, the love of God, education, child rearing, leadership, the second advent, and health reform. The Victorian house is exquisitely preserved.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed May 8, 2016

Ellen White has an amazing story to tell. Her home reflects a specific time in American history and is very well presented. Web directions are good but there were few signs until we actually arrived. Susie our guide spoke with confidence and passion. This attraction...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed July 12, 2015

Ellen G. White received messages from God, which became the basis for the Seventh Day Adventist Church. Her home looks just like it did when she lived there, circa 1900-1915. Followers lovingly give free tours of the beautiful historic home, which was built by Robert...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed February 25, 2015

We stopped here on a beautiful weekday morning and were given a warm welcome by a lovely lady who is one of the caretakers of the property, owned by the Seventh-day Adventists. I had never heard of Ellen White, but evidently she was one of...More

Date of experience: February 2015
1  Thank TravelLightOften
Reviewed September 15, 2014

From a child, I have always dreamed of visiting Elmshaven! I have read so much about it. I got there just 20 minutes before they were to close - but the folks running the site let me take a self-tour thru this historic home. I...More

Date of experience: May 2014
2  Thank robertar887
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