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Byers-Evans House

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Visiting this beautiful old home, one can view the possessions and books of a family that had it... read more

Reviewed August 7, 2018
Alan F
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Owners of house had integral role in Colorado history

We recently toured this museum with out of town friends. It's a well preserved 10,000 square foot... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
Darlene51
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The Center for Colorado Women’s History focuses on scholarship, research, lectures, tours and exhibits that expand the understanding and collective memory of the history of women in Colorado. Most importantly, the Center is connecting local stories...more
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Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Visiting this beautiful old home, one can view the possessions and books of a family that had it all. Many other reviews discuss the history, but this home is so special you can almost feel the original family watching you. It is a fine laboratory...More

1  Thank Alan F
Reviewed August 6, 2018

We recently toured this museum with out of town friends. It's a well preserved 10,000 square foot home where 90% of the furnishings are from the original owners. One of the owners was the head of the Rocky Mountain Newspaper and the other owner (Evans)...More

1  Thank Darlene51
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Once owned by oligarchs of Denver society, this house museum is now managed by History Colorado. The rich history of the 1883 home is on display in every room. An art gallery and book shop ends your tour. See how the rich and famous lived...More

1  Thank GTravellerG80210
Reviewed July 26, 2018

I was attracted first to the architecture -- A beautiful home now surrounded by tall modern buildings. I was welcomed by Ruth who immediately took me on an individual tour as there were no other visitors at the time. The home has been meticulously maintained....More

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Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

This was definitely a highlight of our trip! Our tour guide, Judy, was very knowledgeable about the house and the families that lived there. 90% of the items in the house are original. How incredible is that?

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Reviewed June 12, 2018

I've always loved historic house tours and I received a 30% admission discount using a Mile High Culture Pass. It is conveniently located near the Denver Art Museum. What is so wonderful about this house is that it was only owned by two families (who...More

1  Thank mvidro
Reviewed May 29, 2018

I stumbled upon this gem one evening while exploring the downtown area, went back first thing the next morning and it was the best decision I made while in Denver! The house was donated with all of the furnishings intact, allowing visitors to see how...More

2  Thank Melinda R
Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

You hear so much about the Molly Brown House but you should make time for this one as well! The furnishings are almost entirely original to the house, which was curly in the late 1800s. It’s guided tours only - on the half hour -...More

1  Thank Jes H
Reviewed April 27, 2018 via mobile

A docent led tour that provided a lot of insight into the owners and their history of Denver from the late 1880s. The house was renovated back to its appearance in 1924. The original house was about 3000 square feet and the addition by the...More

1  Thank InterstellarTCU
Reviewed April 16, 2018

Loved visiting this home. Loads of original pieces from the family. Our tour guide was very knowledgeable about the family.

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