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A great historical experience

It is a wonderful presentation of a historic property in Carrolton. The staff is helpful and... read more

Reviewed December 12, 2018
Carrollton, Texas, United States
Beautiful historic buildings

We came here for a Christmas event. Carrolers and hot cocoa, pictures with Santa and a petting zoo... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
Carrollton, Texas
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1509 N Perry Rd, Carrollton, TX 75006-6122
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All reviews the barn grounds are gorgeous homestay simpler picnic
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Reviewed December 12, 2018

It is a wonderful presentation of a historic property in Carrolton. The staff is helpful and knowledgable about the property.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

We came here for a Christmas event. Carrolers and hot cocoa, pictures with Santa and a petting zoo for the kids. The house was open to meander through and take a glance back in time.The barn is darling and understandably a nice backdrop for wedding...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank tini2606
Reviewed May 6, 2018

We visited this homestead on a Sunday, and it was closed. However, we could see in the windows of the home, and we were able to still walk the property. It is immaculately clean, and the grounds are gorgeous. I imagine that many of the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Deborah D
Reviewed April 12, 2017

Experience history in a farmhouse setting and landscape. For a relaxing afternoon or just to mill about and take photos, there is a view for the whole family

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank horaceb136
Reviewed April 11, 2017

Good place to stop and enjoy history of Carrollton. Hosts various activities throughout the year and offers a bit of history of the area.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Enloe M
Reviewed February 14, 2017

My wife and I enjoyed a cool afternoon exploring this old homestead in Carrollton. We are both crazy about old barns, and the barn there was very interesting. The house was locked, but we could plainly see through the windows to a lovely farm home...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Chris R
Reviewed January 18, 2017

Lovely small historic site for a picnic, tour (when open), city holiday events or staging photos (engagement, wedding, graduation, etc.). Great in the Spring for Bluebonnet pictures NOT on a busy highway! Delightful oasis in the busy Metroplex.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank AMY W
Reviewed September 13, 2016

A wonderful place to document early settlers of Carrollton. It is a step back in time with a beautiful park to walk around. Check out the movies on the lawn and Christmas events on their website. If you live in Carrollton, it is a must...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Cathy H
Reviewed February 21, 2016

This small local museum is a good way to learn more about settlement life in the late 19th and early 20th century in northcentral TX. The owners were pioneer homesteaders who came to Carrollton in the year 1844 from Carrollton, Illinois. In 1909, their son...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank waggonerj
Reviewed January 11, 2016

While most people go this spot for the historical significance, it is one of my favorite places to go to take pictures. My son had his senior pictures taken here and one of my favorite shots is of him and his best friend (from birth)...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank The1stnoL
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