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If you enjoy touring historical homes, this one is beautiful. We did not know much about James Whitcomb Riley, but a short video beforehand and our knowledge guide helped remedy that. Our guide Chris was wonderful. He knew all the details of the home and...更多
This house still had 80% of the furnishings that were there when Riley lived there. It is a good example of what the state of the art was in furnishings, baths, kitchens, etc. Riley's history was described by a knowledgeable guide, though details of his...更多
I've been on hundreds of historic house tours and this has to be perhaps the best one I've ever been on. The video before the tour was informative and our docent was very knowledgeable. The interior of the house, which dates to the 1880s, is...更多
This museum gives guided tours and gives a boat load of info about Mr Whitcomb and his family, Nice gift shop also. The tour guide is dressed for the period.
I love James Whitcomb Riley's poems, so when I found myself with some free time in Indianapolis I headed over to see his home. If you care more about Victorian living and houses, go on the tour. If you care more about Riley, skip the...更多
I confess I had no idea who this poet was. I had walked to the Lockerbie district and was on the cobblestone street and saw this museum and walked up to the house. I didn't realize there was a visitor center in the back of...更多
My kids and I really enjoyed seeing this beautiful home! It is exactly as it was when Mr. Riley lived there - the carpets, wall coverings, furniture, stenciling, etc. are the original furnishings. The street is still cobblestone and there are lovely historic homes surrounding...更多