Mayowood Mansion reviews
We toured the estate during the Christmas season. The local Historical Society has a relationship with the Mayowood estate and we set up our tour through them. You can drive to the mansion and take.... more »
Absolutely worth the trip to see the Mayowood Mansion if you’re anywhere near Rochester Minnesota where the original Mayo Clinic is. It was snowy and cold in December of 2019 when we were there but... more »
The stories were great and so were the tour guides. The house is not huge compared to many of the other mansion tours I went on. They kept the kids entertained with a sheet of things to find in the house, which was awesome. I'm pretty sure there is stuff missing from the house though. The museum at Mayo has a bunch of Tiffany lamps, and I only spotted one in the house that might have been Tiffany. The grounds are awesome to walk around, although there is a lot of stuff missing from way back. Definitely worth the trip from the twin cities.
Very interesting history of the Mayo Clinic. I would highly recommend paying for a tour. Lots of interesting information about the start of the Mayo clinic
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