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Jacob Hamblin Home

Santa Clara Blvd. and Hamblin Dr., St. George, UT
+1 435-673-5181
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Off the Path But Worth It

We took a group of about 18 young women to this attraction just before we toured Brigham Young... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Shauna D
,
Utah
Local History

It is an educational little place about some of the first settlers in this area. Upstairs is not... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
advisorme
,
Utah
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Santa Clara Blvd. and Hamblin Dr., St. George, UT
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+1 435-673-5181
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

We took a group of about 18 young women to this attraction just before we toured Brigham Young home. This is a stark contrast to that "city-living". This is a rural pioneer home with a deep US and Mormon history. Pony Express stop, trading post,...More

Thank Shauna D
Reviewed 9 August 2017

It is an educational little place about some of the first settlers in this area. Upstairs is not handicapped accessible of course, but can see the downstairs.

Thank advisorme
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

How did these people do it? By faith in God. Carving a homestead out of this rock/sand wilderness is a tribute to so many. This free exhibit is well worth the time. Truly period pieces are freely displayed. And, you'll learn about true grit.

1  Thank Ron B
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Take a step back in time for both local culture, western living and pioneer history. Friendly staff, easy to drive to, has guided tours and safe parking.

Thank TheSandyCrab
Reviewed 8 July 2017

We enjoyed the pioneer home and the insights about pioneer life that it exhibited. The history of the amazing people who inhabited it was informative and enlightening.

Thank sfsande
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

History comes alive as you visit this impressively preserved property and learn the history of those who lived there, and how the home was used... including as a school house. Also impressive is how the small river in front of the house has in the...More

Thank D S
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Our friends took us to the Jacob Hamblin home and we were pleasantly surprised. The guides were wonderful and provided a history of Jacob Hamblin and the impact he had on the region and in particular the friendships he had wth the Native Americans during...More

Thank Donald J
Reviewed 29 May 2017

The Jacob Hamblin home was built in 1862-63 for Jacob Hamlin who had traveled to southern Utah at the behest of Brigham Young. It is fashioned out of local materials and has an interesting upper balcony porch. The house is open daily and is free...More

1  Thank Mmarymomm
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Went here on a Sunday afternoon to kill time with my two boys. They hadn't been here before and they liked it more than I thought they would. The home is mostly restored with very little of it original. It's all set up to be...More

Thank Rusty T
Reviewed 27 May 2017

I love peeking around in old houses discovering old ways, but this is just an opportunity to sell you on joining the Mormon church, you are preached to from the moment you walk through the door until you finally escape.

1  Thank Travelinggirly
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Denise A
2 April 2017|
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Response from SteveE304 | Reviewed this property |
They actually have a website with all the info on it. They open at 10 am and close depending on the time of year between 5 and 7 pm.
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