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Address: Jefferson City, MO
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What an Amazing Site

My visit to the Missouri's Governors Mansion was extraordinary. I visited during my winter break in 2016, because I like history ad I haven't visited since 5th grade. The trip was... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Thebestcousinever
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My visit to the Missouri's Governors Mansion was extraordinary. I visited during my winter break in 2016, because I like history ad I haven't visited since 5th grade. The trip was well worth it. This historical building in very beautiful and full of character. The whole ground of this amazing and stunning building is also a brilliant site to see.... More 

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Blue Springs, Missouri
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Governor's Mansion is a beautiful part of Jefferson City and is definitely something that should be visited when given the chance. You can only tour the first floor, as the second and third floor are the private residence of the sitting governor and his family. The first floor includes many beautiful furnishings that each tell a part of Missouri... More 

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1 Thank KCL78
Missouri
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017

Plan in advance. The tour is of the first floor and shows many historic furnishings. This is definitely an important part of the Capitol and the history of Missouri. The outside has many interesting features and groomed landscaped grounds.

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2 Thank H3604MPgeorgen
Lincoln, Missouri, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

Plan in advance and make reservations if going on a school day. The tour includes the first floor of the governor's mansion and is very informative. Children might not enjoy it as much as adults, but it is interesting.

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1 Thank Diana B
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

If you take the time to go to the capitol, definitely go to the governors mansion to check it out. Another must see thing.

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Tahlequah OK, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

My time was unfortunately very limited but I did enjoy viewing the exterior of the mansion and getting some great pictures. It's quite a unique building.

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Jefferson City, Missouri
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

The Missouri Governor's mansion is a beautiful building with the acting Governor and family having a residence on the second floor.

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Holton, Kansas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Nice place to have to live if you are lucky enough to be elected governor The mansion is well planned and is a treasure. The portraits of the first ladies are somewhat gaudy me but do show the different periods

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1 Thank Dennis W
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Interesting short tour. Women giving tours dressed in 1800s period clothing. Knowledgeable guides. Tour only covered main floor.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Full of history and beauty. The Mansion is especially beautiful during the Christmas season. The exterior resembles the haunted mansion at Disneyland. Very cool.

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