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Conrad-Caldwell House Museum (Conrad's Castle)

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AMAZING experience!

This place was PHENOMENAL. Our amazing tour guide, Barb, is a descendant of one of the owners. She... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Excellent historic home experience

A very informative and entertaining tour with Beth, a descendant of the Caldwell family. The... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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The Conrad-Caldwell House Museum is a historic, Victorian mansion located in the heart of Old Louisville on St. James Court. It is one of the finest examples of Richardsonian Romanesque architecture and was the masterpiece of famed local architect...more
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1402 St James Ct, Louisville, KY 40208-2127
Old Louisville
+1 502-636-5023
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This place was PHENOMENAL. Our amazing tour guide, Barb, is a descendant of one of the owners. She had so so many personal anecdotes about her family members growing up there. In addition to the personal touch, she was very informational about the history of...More

3  Thank Dream424284
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very informative and entertaining tour with Beth, a descendant of the Caldwell family. The home/museum is in great condition and has been meticulously staged with many possessions of the Conrad and Caldwell families. Street parking only, as to be expected in a historic residential...More

4  Thank Madam_Zo_Zo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I visited the Conrad-Caldwell House Museum and had a fantastic time. While there isn't a parking lot for visitors on the site, there is parking on the streets no more than a block away. The admission price is very reasonable (we purchased...More

5  Thank russcox
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I really enjoyed this home tour. Our guide was a descendant of a previous owner and was very knowledgeable about the home. I loved the details in the woodwork. It was beautiful. The floors were beautifully detailed as well. The entire neighborhood was nice. Thoroughly...More

5  Thank marydX8669AX
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Throughly enjoyed tour. The tour guide, Barb was very knowledgeable as well as being a direct descendent of the Caldwell’s. She provided many personal anecdotes that made the tour come to life.

5  Thank marycT5396EB
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The tour at the Conrad Castle was informative and the house itself is breathtaking. The architecture and restoration here is one of a kind. Well worth the visit.

4  Thank TheBugGuy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Barb our tour guide was wonderful her family lived in the house so she had a lot of insider information.A beautiful home with mostly original furnishings and artwork. We would highly recommend it it's also haunted as a side note.

5  Thank ricknan268
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We greatly enjoyed our tour of this fancy house. You can just imagine the life in the early 19th century in this home. Great place to visit and see old Louisville.

6  Thank Amanda T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A very impressive structure to explore, one of the best houses owned by a wealthy family I've ever seen in the country. The tour guide was very knowledgeable and had a personal touch on the stories, which was engaging. The length of the tour was...More

6  Thank Tatiana M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife & I never miss a chance to tour America’s castles & mansions: St Paul, Duluth, Savannah, Charleston, St Augustine, Asheville, New Orleans, Denver, Portland, California & others not coming immediately to mind. All good, but our tour of the Conrad-Caldwell House today was...More

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26 November 2016|
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Response from Conrad C | Property representative |
Thanks for your question, Michael. We are open from Wednesday through Sunday with guided tours of the home at 1pm and 3pm. We offer an additional tour on Saturday morning at 11am. We also hold our twilight tours on the... More
28 September 2016|
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Response from Don G | Reviewed this property |
Best to drive, parking can be found up and down the side streets or across the road a city park, side roads can get full. on a nice day well worth short walk to look at the gorgeous old homes in the area. No problem buying... More
Margaret N
1 May 2016|
Response from Margaret Y | Property representative |
Our tours are $10 for adults, $7 for seniors and active military, and $5 for students. We offer guided tours of the house Wednesday-Sunday at 1pm and 3pm with an additional tour on Saturday morning at 11am.