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Crosby Mansion

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163 Crosby Ln, Brewster, MA 02631-1566
+1 508-896-1744
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Built Out of Love for His Wife

The yellow and white home with views of Cape Cod Bay was once the home of native son Albert Crosby... read more

Reviewed April 16, 2017
Please visit a piece of Brewster history!

This unique house has a lot of stories to tell. It is being lovingly restored bit by bit by the... read more

Reviewed February 13, 2017
New York, New York
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Grand Victorian mansion built around a Cape Cod cottage.
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163 Crosby Ln, Brewster, MA 02631-1566
+1 508-896-1744
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Reviewed April 16, 2017

The yellow and white home with views of Cape Cod Bay was once the home of native son Albert Crosby. Crosby moved to Chicago and made his fortune making distilled alcohol which was sold to the army during the Civil War. At the Chicago Opera...More

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Reviewed February 13, 2017

This unique house has a lot of stories to tell. It is being lovingly restored bit by bit by the Friends of the Crosby Mansion. On Sunday afternoons in the summer it is open to the public for a very small fee--visit and learn about...More

1  Thank NYCNain
Reviewed January 15, 2017

The Crosby Mansion in Brewster is a 35-room page from Cape Cod’s history that is well worth a visit any time you happen to be in the area when they are hosting Open Houses. I had the fortunate opportunity to visit the Crosby Mansion during...More

Thank TheAkumalian
Reviewed August 8, 2016

From what I can gather this site is only open for 4 Sundays in Aug. ? May be open in June for Brewster in Bloom or at a special event during Christmas. Watch local papers for info. The preservation society runs open houses for a...More

3  Thank Johanna006
Reviewed July 14, 2016

We were fortunate that one of the few open houses offered at the Crosby Mansion was held during our visit to the Cape. What a treasure! It's got a most interesting history. The tour itself, however, could have been handled better. It began on the...More

Thank Sundancekid330
Reviewed October 3, 2015

Happened to visit during our Cape vacation a few years ago. Only open to the public on certain days....if it happens when you are on the Cape, do visit. Interesting tour, well preserved site.

2  Thank DMG33
Reviewed August 16, 2015

Interesting history. Very good volunteer staff. People who care. Restoration are accurate and well maintained

2  Thank cheeka1319
Reviewed August 9, 2015

BEAUTIFUL place staffed by devoted, friendly volunteers who love the place. Not open very often, so if you have a chance to go, GO!

2  Thank Jeffsdate
Reviewed July 29, 2015

I had forgotten how beautifully Crosby Mansion has been renovated until I went to Art in Bloom held last month. The exhibit was as good if not better than the one held a bit earlier at the MFA. But aside from the exhibit the mansion...More

2  Thank Jean C
Reviewed June 9, 2015

The Crosby Mansion was the host site for the Nauset Garden Club's "Art in the Garden" recently. This was an excellent venue for the fabulous floral arrangements. Definitely watch for other events!

1  Thank J T
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