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Jacob Hamblin Home

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Address: Santa Clara Blvd. and Hamblin Dr., St. George, UT
Phone Number: 435/673-5181
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"Past greatness"

True to the past this place reminds us of great service to others. Service missionary's share some of Jacobs past history. Which includes stories of Indians, travelers, traders... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

True to the past this place reminds us of great service to others. Service missionary's share some of Jacobs past history. Which includes stories of Indians, travelers, traders and fellow friends. If your passing through, don't miss it! Tours don't take long.

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Murray, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The tour guide sang a song he had written that told the history of Jacob Hamblin. It was much more interesting and memorable than if he had just told the story. Jacob Hamblin's story shows the perseverance and grit of the early western settlers. There is no charge for visiting.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I guess if you are entrenched in early Mormon history you might find this spot of value. I found it to be a rather dull little location. A traveler to this area might be more impressed with a drive or hike through Snow Canyon which is near the Hamblin Home. I live in St. George and entertain out of state... More 

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Ocean Shores, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just another great place in history around St George Utah takes about 1 hr . Another great place is Zion park about 1and a half drive from St George as well. Ernie Nelson

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Hilton Head, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My son-in-law is Mormon as it most of the town. The couple (missionaries) who gave us the tour were very informative. It was very interesting to hear about how Jacob Hamblin came to St. George. There were many struggles and it is amazing to learn how the pioneers persevered.

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St. George, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

It was very interesting to see and hear the stories the had to tell, and to see how they lived. lots of fun.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

A bit boring...I don't know if it was because I had a toddler with me but I doubt it though cause we had visited other homes and she did fine. But here the talking went on forever and the showing was minimal. It seemed you could tour the place in about 5 minutes but they spoke a lot and dragged... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

A great free gem in the Santa Clara Area. It is on the side of the road, with easy parking. In the parking lot, you can see squirrels everywhere! The Jacob hamblin home is huge! It is place for the whole family to enjoy. There a free tours given by energetic and friendly tour guides. You must stop here, it's... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Interesting part of the area's history! In Santa Clara Historical District. Nice tiny village feel w/ cafes & shops too.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016

I was fascinated by the stories of this early pioneer and his efforts to make peace with the Native Americans. I especially loved the story of how he met and proposed to his second wife.

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