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Healy House Museum & Dexter Cabin

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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Gotta Do.

Our tour guide made this (and I don’t even like museums that much)! We spent a couple hours here... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lisa-Marietta
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Overland Park, Kansas
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Best tour and place to see in town!

The visitor center will charge 40.00 for a passport to place see (two of which are free). But for... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
athomeinthemtns1
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912 Harrison Ave, Leadville, CO 80461-3321
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our tour guide made this (and I don’t even like museums that much)! We spent a couple hours here. Didn’t realize it was a guided tour. I thought we’d read some stuff look at frilly dresses and bust outta there in hurry. Nope. Glad I...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The visitor center will charge 40.00 for a passport to place see (two of which are free). But for 6.00 an adult the Healy house is the place to go! Barbara took 1hr and 45mins on our tour, she was the best tour guide and...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed July 17, 2019

A must see if you are in Leadvile, CO. The house and cabin are equally impressive with outstanding furnishings, vintage clothing etc. Excellent tour.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Maureen C
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

We used our History Colorado membership and took a tour. We really enjoyed the private tour (as it turned out). Our guide was very interesting and thorough. This museum has an amazing amount of one of a kind artifacts. It was the highlight of our...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

After visiting this venue, we did not feel we needed to go to the Mining Museum! Our docent gave us a dearth of information regarding the house, the people who owned it or lived there and then a lot of information about the history of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed July 25, 2018

we were going to pass on this bc we didn't hv a lot of time but so glad we didn't. The history of the house was interesting and the guide (red head guy) was very knowledgeable about everything and was quite engaging. Definitely worth the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 16, 2018

We lived in Leadville for almost 9 years. We always say we are going to visit the Healy House and never have so we finally did! What a great guided tour. So much interesting history. I also enjoy how the last Healy family member donated...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Princeton1212
Reviewed June 22, 2018 via mobile

We arrived at 3:15 knowing the last tour of the day was at 3:45. The entrance was closed with a sign that they were leading a tour and would be back shortly. At 3:45 we were told the last tour had already been done but...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 17, 2018

A very modestly priced admission ticket covers admission and a guided tour of both the Healy House and the co-located Dexter Cabin. Our guide was friendly, helpful and provided a wealth of info about the house and its occupants as well as Leadville's history. The...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Dave_in_Reno
Reviewed September 25, 2017

Had a 1 1/2 hour tour of both the house and "cabin"(you'll know why it's in quotes if you go see it). The tour guide was excellent and made the tour special with lots of stories in each of the rooms. You get to see...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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