Carson Mansion, Eureka

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The Carson Mansion is a large Victorian house located in Old Town, Eureka, California. Regarded as one of the highest executions of American Queen Anne style architecture, the house is "considered the most grand Victorian home in America." It is one of the most written about and photographed Victorian houses in California and perhaps also in the United States. Originally the home of William Carson, one of Northern California's first major lumber barons, it has been a private club since 1950. The house and grounds are not open to the public.
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  • If you visit Eureka, you have to see this Victorian marvel. As my wife and I walked to the end of the street our breath was taken away. The exquisite detail and preservation is hard to fathom. In...  more »
  • The Carson Mansion is a private club, so you can only see it from the street. Nevertheless, the mansion is quite impressive and looks like something out of a Harry Potter book or belonging to the...  more »

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