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Fulton Mansion State Historic Site

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Figure an Hour or 2 depending on your level of interest. The stairs are relative to the time... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2016
pandlbarton
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Boerne, Texas
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July 16, 2016 My wife and I took the tour of the Fulton Mansion. We both learned the history of not... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2016
dsorrows
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Corpus Christi, Texas
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Rising above the Aransas Bay and surrounded by stately live oaks, the Fulton Mansion is located in the resort area of Rockport-Fulton. The house must have appeared incredible in 1877 with its mansard roof and ornate trim. Interior gas lighting...more
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317 N. Fulton Beach Rd., Rockport, TX 78382
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

Figure an Hour or 2 depending on your level of interest. The stairs are relative to the time period, alittle steep. No elevator but I got around fine with a bad hip. Price is less than $10 and well worth your money. We chose to...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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Reviewed 20 July 2016

July 16, 2016 My wife and I took the tour of the Fulton Mansion. We both learned the history of not only the mansion itself, but of Fulton Texas as well. This Historic Site is a great place to see and learn about Fulton.

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Beautiful home with amazing detail. Preserved well to show how it would have originally looked. Tour is self guided but there are historians that share facts and answer any questions you have. You can't fully enter the rooms, but there are artifacts that you and...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed the tour. The staff is very knowledgeable and helpful. We toured in a group of 11 and really enjoyed it and learned a lot. I would recommend to anyone. They can accomidate peopme with limited mobility and wheel chairs. Recommended

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank James H
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Another gorgeous historical item must see if you are in the area. Recently restored and repaired. Beautiful. Great place to take family photos. Easy to find. Not long to take. Recommend.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank woodycarpenter
Reviewed 7 July 2016

If you enjoy history, architecture, or even Downton Abbey, don't miss this tour! Well worth the $6 ticket and the giftshop is nice too. The ground's gardens are lovely with different flowers. Upstairs and basement are a must-see.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Sherry108
Reviewed 1 July 2016

The house was beautiful. The friendly staff was knowledgeable and explained the history of the mansion in detail.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Mike L
Reviewed 30 June 2016

We stumbled across this by accident, and were just looking for something to do. The historians in the house were so knowledgeable and helpful. I thought this was very reasonably priced, and very authentic. I enjoyed learning more about the settlers and history of the...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Tisha S
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

This was great mansion to see!! We like seeing all the old stuff in there! The way they lived back in them days. It was so awesome to see the basement too! Nice big house great folks to answer your questions too! We will go...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Teresaping53
Reviewed 10 June 2016

My husband and I took the guided tour the mansion mid-week. There were 6 people on the tour at 2:00. The guided tours are at 11 and 2. Our tour guide was absolutely wonderful. In one hour, we learned about the history of the Fulton's...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Mary483_12
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Response from scottY6234RT | Reviewed this property |
thc.texas.gov/historic-sites/fulton-mansion/visitor-information NOTE: The Fulton Mansion itself is currently closed for repairs due to Hurricane Harvey, but starting Friday, October 27, visitors can enjoy the interactive... More
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Barbara M
15 February 2017|
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Response from teelee68 | Reviewed this property |
Sadly, no elevator. But it would be worth it to see the first floor!
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