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Kelton House Museum & Garden, Columbus, Ohio

 
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Distance from city center: 10.9mi
athenalove's pictureby athenalove History & Culture travel tip
added on the 22nd of October, 2010
Whenever I'm in a new city I always look for original historical establishments because those are the ones that can truly give you an insight of how life was years, centuries ago.So a visit to the Kelton House Museum & Gardens was understandable.

The beautiful Victorian style, the personal belongings, the homey, still elegant decor gave you the feeling that you have been transported back in time. The knowledgeable tour guide provided a great insight into the Kelton family's life and we didnt remain only with the dry facts like you would get in a museum.

Highly recommending the tour! Book advance though, otherwise you might not get in. :)

Address:
586 E Town St, Columbus, OH 43215, USA

Price:
$6 for adults and $2 for children.

Opening Hours:
10am to 5pm, the museum is open from 1pm to 4pm on Sundays.

On the web:
http://www.keltonhouse.com/

 
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