The house is very small, and the tour is very short. They do show you alot of artifacts from the era. Not sure if this would appeal to all types of people.
the tour is outstanding you'll be amaze at what you'll learn!. and we also did the old time photos... it was so much fun..she made us at ease.. to do the saloon girls scene.
My husband and I went to the Dowling House for the tour, which we were so mad we didn't do, and for the old time photos. The lady was rude, and the pictures were terrible. They were over exposed, several were crooked, and when I got home, thank goodness we got the CD, I had to fix them on my... 更多
My husband and I stopped by on Saturday while on our anniversary, hoping to take a tour. The sign on the door said they had tours at 10am on Saturday, and it was 11 and they were closed. I'm not sure if most of the town shuts down during the winter. But there wasn't very much to do while we... 更多
Wow... loved this experience. The was a small on this tour... 6 people. The Tour guide was great. She provided a rich and varied history of the United States, Illinois, Galena, mining, and customs. The ground floor held a rich history of 1. Trading Posts vs General Store 2. The piggy tail hook 3. The whole 9 yards 4. And... 更多
The guide was very knowledgeable and you could tell she enjoyed her job. A small home but well worth you're time. We had a large group for the size of the house but she made sure that all could see the house and ask questions.
Great history. Good for kids and adults alike to see what living in a "house" was like so long ago. The tour guide knew much of history about the area and it's inhabitants.