McAllister House, Colorado Springs

4.1
#5 of 6 in Historic Sites in Colorado Springs
The McAllister House was built for Major Henry McAllister and his wife Elizabeth in 1873, when Colorado Springs was a fledgling town known as the Fountain Colony. The McAllisters were influential in the building of Colorado Springs, and their beautiful home remains today to give us a glimpse of intimate family life during the 1870s-1880s.
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  • This gem has tours available which I recommend. My docent was the manager of the property and a wealth of information. The furnishings are combination of original and of the time period. Near other th...  more »
  • This house museum, the earliest home in Colorado Springs, built in 1873 was a great find. Our tour guide, Patrick, was knowledgeable, enthusiastic, and open to any and all questions. The hour long tou...  more »
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  • The McAllister house was very well laid out and informational. Our tour guide was awesome and shared so much amazing information. He was very personable and friendly. One of the best museums we have been to.
  • Great experience. Did a Saturday afternoon guided tour. Patrick, the guide adds so much insight into not only the house's history but the history of Colorado Springs. Highly recommend. Absolutely worth the small admission cost.

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