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405 NW 15th St, NW 15th & Hudson Avenue, Oklahoma City, OK 73103-3503
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Reviewed October 25, 2018

We went by and sadly they were already closed, so we didn't get to tour it but we got out and checked it out. This mansion is in the Heritage Hills area, which has some fabulous historic homes. Do yourself a favor and at least...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Gracie27
Reviewed September 20, 2018

This wonderful house is a time capsule. The house was given to the state with the furniture, art work and even the clothing in the closets. Great tour guide Lisa who knows her history and exudes a genuine love of this house, the area and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 16, 2018

Took my mom, grandparents and others here for sample of mansion from era of large homes needing many attendants to help live in and maintain. This has been lovingly preserved and can compare to Supreme Court Justice David Davis Mansion in Illinois for skilled work...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

This is considered to be the first mansion built in OKC by the man considered to be the city’s founding father, Henry Overholser. He bought the land out in the middle of nowhere in 1901 and built the house a couple of years later. His...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

I arrived at 3pm so we missed the tour sadly, but we enjoyed seeing outside the home which is beautiful. While there take a stroll through the Heritage Hills neighborhood as there are so many beautiful homes of many designs. Tour times Tue-Sat are 10:00...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

For those that love old houses this is great. Built in 1903 and only lived in by 4 people. Items in the house are 98% original. Great snapshot in time. While in the neighborhood dive or walk around the Heritage Hills neighborhood and gawk at...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed May 30, 2018

Our tour guide was amazing. She was a wealth of knowledge and really took her time walking us through the house and showing us everything. There's so much history here and so many original furnishings to enjoy. The house is truly amazing. When we went...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed May 3, 2018

We like to take mansion tours when on vacation so we made sure to visit this one. It was a very beautiful home, with mostly original items inside. Our tour guide was very informative and patient when our kids would ask odd questions about the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank Andy E
Reviewed March 24, 2018

We happened to be staying at an AirBnB just a few blocks away. Very interesting mansion tour--got a great insight into how people lived 100 years ago. It's an old house and a museum so there's always something they're working on but plenty to keep...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

The guide was very knowledgeable and friendly person. The home contains most of its original furnishings and things, so an unusual find in historic homes. Definitely worth the visit!

Date of experience: October 2017
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Jill D
April 5, 2017|
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Response from mch815 | Reviewed this property |
The entrance fee was between 7-10 dollars per person.
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bigfrank2014
July 11, 2016|
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Response from Jeb R | Reviewed this property |
405 Northwest 15th Street, NW 15th & Hudson. Look for the tall, modern bell tower of St Luke's Methodist Church as a landmark. The Overholser Mansion is one block west of the church. Enjoy!
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Gayle J
April 10, 2015|
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Response from woverinegator | Reviewed this property |
The admission prices are as follows: $10 for adults, $7 for Seniors and $5 for Students and Children. Children under 6 years are free.
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