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Back in Time

The women that worked there were amazing. Very informative and the tour was exceptional. We spent... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2018
Kimberly S
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Manhattan, Illinois
get to know Laramie

This place was interesting and they give tours throughout the mansion. They have a gift shop with... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
Maria D
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Denver, Colorado
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A historic building that houses the Laramie Plains Museum.
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603 E Ivinson St, Laramie, WY 82070-3243
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+1 307-742-4448
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Reviewed 17 September 2018

The women that worked there were amazing. Very informative and the tour was exceptional. We spent over 2 hours there and the grounds with all the landscaping were beautiful.

Thank Kimberly S
Reviewed 3 September 2018

This place was interesting and they give tours throughout the mansion. They have a gift shop with items depicting this town. You get the feeling about this town and it's history!

Thank Maria D
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Tickets for tour $10, Veterans $5. Knowledgeable guides. House is 12,000 square feet with three floors and stairs require mobility. Home was first to have electricity and Ivinson family was instrumental in making Laramie a success in late 1800’s and turn of the century. Gorgeous...More

Thank arlando245
Reviewed 12 August 2018

We stopped by this well-restored & preserved 1800's mansion expecting to 'maybe' take a quick look & move on (we've visited ancient homes to castles, world-wide)...but we took the inexpensive 'tour for two' led by a junior docent, 'Parker', a charming, articulate & knowledgeable young...More

Thank wildswanDelaware
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

This mansion is well restored and shows history in a wonderful way. Our tour guide (Parker) was wonderful with great stories and information. This is a jewel in Laramie and I would recommend visiting it.

1  Thank M T
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

We had a a young docent provide the tour and after she relaxed, did a very nice job describing the key items in the mansion and aspects of the Ivinson‘s life. It is miraculous that the mansion has been brought back to life after hearing...More

Thank ABQJane
Reviewed 9 July 2018

This was a beautiful place to see. The history was very interesting and the young girl giving the tour was very knowledgeable and friendly.

Thank vickiepingo
Reviewed 22 June 2018

I don't care how long you have lived in Laramie or southeastern Wyoming, you will learn things at the Laramie Pains Museum that you didn't know before! The staff of this museum deserves great credit for putting together and preserving this incredible exhibit of Laramie...More

Thank Grami5
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Well worth your time, especially if you live in Laramie and want to know more about our history. In the summer, tour guides include students from the local middle school. Very impressive!

1  Thank Dr Joseph R
Reviewed 28 September 2017

This home of an early Laramie family was almost destroyed in the late 1960s. It has been adopted by the Laramie Plains Museum and lovingly restored. It houses many reminders of early Laramie.

1  Thank Beth W
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