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Informative, Interesting, a cute little stop

Tour lasts an hour and is full of tons of information. Information about his life, his family, his... read more

Reviewed May 7, 2017
Nathan D
Oak Hill, Ohio
Great find! Wonderful staff and very enjoyable mansion tour / local museum

This was a last minute add-on for our weekend stay in Sandusky. The staff was very welcoming and... read more

Reviewed April 2, 2017
Bay Village, Ohio
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May 7, 2017
“Informative, Interesting, a cute little stop”
Apr 2, 2017
“Great find! Wonderful staff and very enjoyable mansion tour / local museum”
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Reviewed May 7, 2017

Tour lasts an hour and is full of tons of information. Information about his life, his family, his work ethic, and his many ideas and inventions. House contains original items used by Edison and his family. The house is still owned by the family and...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Nathan D
Reviewed April 2, 2017

This was a last minute add-on for our weekend stay in Sandusky. The staff was very welcoming and helpful, essentially we had a one hour personal guided tour through the 4 story Limestone Mansion! There is nice variety there, with a lot of period pieces...More

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank Hail2Mary
Reviewed August 26, 2016

2 floors plus attic of history, great time taking pictures and looking at the history this place has to offer. and of course it's free

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank sherry g
Reviewed July 12, 2016

This beautiful old mansion, home to a state representative who was very involved with Abolition of Slavery, is full of period rooms replete with Sandusky area history. It is a more traditional Victorian museum, not a kid-friendly, interactive, modern display museum. One large upstairs room...More

Date of experience: December 2015
2  Thank Lep7
Reviewed June 14, 2016

This house is well maintained and a short walk from the Sandusky Library. Docents were very knowledgable. Don't miss the upstairs with special exhibits.

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank vanekep
Reviewed May 29, 2016

We stopped in on a rainy day that happened to be International Museum Day. However, any day is free admission to the house. They had a craft area where our granddaughter made a carnation, a plane and had her picture taken in an old time...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Diana H
Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

Came here for International Museum Day. Staff is very friendly, and the museum is very clean. Very beautiful statues and women's attire. It was an interesting tour. There are only stairs to get between floors so it's probably not best for those in wheelchairs or...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed January 17, 2016

This mansion turned museum has an amazing areay of historical artifacts. Not really much of a theme to it all, just a hodgepodge of cool stuff. If you have kids or are looking for a more hands on and accessible experience, try the maritime museum...More

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank Chris M
Reviewed July 25, 2015 via mobile

The house itself was very cool to see. There were several rooms set up from the time period, and those were neat to see. That's what I was expecting from the whole house, but it was only a couple rooms. Otherwise, most rooms felt like...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Amanda T
Reviewed July 1, 2015

This museum seemed to be just rooms filled with various antiques from many different eras rather than displaying the house as it had been in the time period that it was built and lived in. It was still interesting as we love history, but I...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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