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Boettcher Mansion

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Free Self-Guided Tour and look around a lovely old mansion

Signage outside tells you the history of it's ownership, and the settlement of the area. Lovely... read more

Reviewed August 7, 2019
Brian G
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Brooklyn, New York, United States
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This was very nice & amazingly constructed. However, only the exterior is available for viewing... read more

Reviewed July 16, 2019
H6176SJdavidc
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Midland City, Alabama
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The Boettcher Mansion provides a rare combination of historic authenticity and modern amenities from its secluded setting inside the Lookout Mountain Nature Preserve in Golden, CO, only a half-hour drive west of Denver. Built in 1917 as a summer...more
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Reviewed August 7, 2019

Signage outside tells you the history of it's ownership, and the settlement of the area. Lovely old mansion, figure 30 minutes or so to walk around as you do some hiking in the area.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed July 16, 2019

This was very nice & amazingly constructed. However, only the exterior is available for viewing during the weekend. Visit during the weekdays & see the whole Enchilada.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed July 1, 2019

We didn't find it very impressive. There were different hikes being offered and we walked around the grounds.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed May 18, 2019 via mobile

This is next door to Lookout Mountain Nature Center and may be closed because of private use for weddings or meetings. The wealthy Boettcher family used this as a hunting/summer lodge. Looks as if it would have been very comfortable when furnished in its day....More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 8, 2019

I only got to see the out side of the Mansion due to a winter storm, But it was beautiful! I intend on going back to tour the inside on my next trip to Denver!

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 14, 2019 via mobile

Mansion was closed. Walked around outside. Beautiful. On the mountain but in a reasonably private location.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

Very nice mansion in lookout mountain of one of the Giants in Denver who ran away in his free time to his beautiful mansion. An historic point with a self guided tour. Free to the public. Beautiful view.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed July 28, 2018

my partner and I visited while on a road trip. built in 1917 by Charles boettcher, a german immigrant, the former Lorraine lodge is nestled into 110 forested acres. this place is available for events, but also its interesting to see the fireside room, carriage...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed May 4, 2018

A short drive will bring you to this mansion of Charles Boettcher. Entry to the house was free. There are pictures, stories and history in this old house. Today it is used for events such as weddings and it is indeed picturesque. The views of...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed February 14, 2018 via mobile

This was a huge disappointed, thought there would be a few things to see it is basically a place to have wedding. Other than that don't waste your time

Date of experience: February 2018
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Hi... I visited this mansion a few months ago. It is a free self guided tour. I am not sure of the hours it is open. But it's main purpose is an event center for catered events and weddings. The information about the house... More
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