Wonderful, authentic historic home with nice, knowledgable docents. Old fireplaces galore -- even on stair landing! Nice little gift shop. Interesting family history -- several children and none married, if I recall correctly. This is a pleasant hour long activity to add if you are in downtown Norfolk's historic area.
Walked through for a tour with my husband and my parents. While we there, we got a small bonus! On Fridays they have a guest speaker. This Friday a gentleman from a local tattoo shop came and spoke on 19th century tattoos and the history. It was pretty neat! We had tea and scones. Both are available in the gift... 更多
Visited here with group of friends to see the Victorian era home. The guides were very knowledgeable and brought the house to life with their stories of this house and the family that owned it. Check the website for their times and the availability of tea. The food was excellent - scones, breads, sandwiches, fruit, pastries.
If you like looking at the inside of the old Victorian homes, you should put this on your list of things to see. Probably best to call ahead to make sure you can get a tour. The guides are great. Parking is the lot beside the house (Formerly a home that Mr. Hunter purchased as a wedding gift for one... 更多
Historical and fun, worth a visit. A lot of stairs so be ware. Staff was friendly and lovely to talk to. Shop is cute and full of feminine tea items.
This is a well preserved mansion with a great history. Along with being able to a tour the museum offers great teas and events throughout the year
It is small, but it is quite worth the visit. Docents give an excellent outline of historical events and lifestyles. The gift shop is quaint and might provide an unusual gift item for you.
A historic Victorian home built in the Richardsonian Romanesque style for Norfolk banker James Wilson Hunter in 1895. The home... 更多