On the day that our ship cruised into the Ketchikan port, it was raining sooo hard but I got off because I did not know when I would return. When you visit Alaska, take your hooded poncho or raincoat. I had heard of Madam Dolly...更多
You'll be met by a docent who provides a good overview of Dolly Arthur's life and career as one of the region's most successful prostitutes. After this, the tour is self-guiding. Short video clips in each room provide more information about the objects in the...更多
We had heard about 'Dolly and her House earlier on in in our tour, we were so delighted to see it first hand, in the time we were there, the outside of the house was being photographed non-stop. Great history of Ketchikan way back
Interesting and quick little visit, a quick in and out really, much like former times... And at $10 bucks a head, more expensive than the old days.... no tour here just things to read and tv's to watch as you walk around.
Heaven knows what might have been happening on the inside, in those past years! But it is part of the real life when this house offered such a service to the local community. Excellent preservation of a historic icon.
I believe that this is a must do attraction although a $10 admission fee is way too steep for what you see.
First a volunteer (dressed in time period attire) tells you a little history about Dolly. You then proceed through the house with commentary...更多