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Historic Governors' Mansion

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Beautifully Historic Place

What a great thing to do! Go to the newly remodeled Capital Bldg nearby, and then go to the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Don S
Fascinating

The governor's mansion is unique because you get to explore it at your own pace. I appreciated... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Built in 1904, this grand Colonial Revival-style mansion was home to 19 of Wyoming's First Families, including the First Female Governor in the United States. Docents will gladly orient you to the home before sending you on a self guided tour of the...more
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300 E 21st St, Cheyenne, WY 82001-3712
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Reviewed 5 days ago

What a great thing to do! Go to the newly remodeled Capital Bldg nearby, and then go to the Governors Mansion! Historic and well preserved, this place will show how “laid back”, and dedicated the Governors of this Great State have been in past years!...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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GrandTour819923, Public Relations Manager at Historic Governors' Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for your kind review.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The governor's mansion is unique because you get to explore it at your own pace. I appreciated being able to take my time so I could shoot all the photos I wanted. The history is also very interesting and it is just cool to see...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This historic property was restored by caring and dedicated citizens of Wyoming at a cost of over $1 Million. When you realize that it was originally build and furnished on time and slightly under budget in 1905 for under $60,000 it is impressive. Admission is...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Outstanding historical bldg. A must see when in Cheyenne. Interesting history about the home and renovations.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wanted to hit a few places in the area while on a business trip from Chicago. This was one of the many places I stopped at. Came today and was greeted by a very nice young lady that explained the mansion and indicated it was...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed July 1, 2019

If you are in the area, definitely stop by. We traveled up from Denver for a little day trip and popped in. It's free and takes about 45 minutes tops to go through. Small house that has rooms restored to different time periods. Three floors...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 26, 2019

Was pleasantly surprised by the restoration of the mansion to the period. Was filled with furniture and items from the states' first families.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Douglas T
Reviewed June 19, 2019

Stopped in here after the Trolley tour and spent over an hour touring and learning about the mansion. The docent - James I believe - was extremely knowledgeable and informative. Not many others visiting while we were there so we were able to pester/ask tons...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank kghudson
Reviewed June 17, 2019 via mobile

We love Cheyenne, even though we don’t live here. The governors mansion is a great addition. I guarantee we’ll be back. The self guided tour using your phone was very creative and convenient. We would highly recommend it.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 10, 2019

Nicely kept up, with friendly staff. Beautiful architecture, and a miniature version of Wyoming history.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Yes! The street in front and on the sides has free parking :)
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