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Winchester Mystery House

Wed, 06/25/2014 - 12:31pm -- admin1
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Hours of Operation: 
Daily 9am–5pm (summer hours until 7pm)
Location: 
260 Madrird Street
San FranciscoCA 94112
Organization Description: 

This very unique and beautiful mansion has a past with lots of stories. In 1884, a wealthy widow named Sarah L. Winchester began a construction project of such magnitude that it was to occupy her life and the lives of carpenters and craftsmen until her death 38 years later. Climb strange staircases, see doors that lead to nowhere, and hear the story of Ms. Winchester's unusual life. Special evening "flashlight tours" are offered every Friday the 13th, some Saturdays, as well as during Halloween.

Neighborhood: 
City Wide
Ages Served: 
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Cost: 
$27–$35 per adult (13 to 64), $20–$30 per child ages 6 to 12; annual passes available
Free: 
No
Parent Event?: 
0
Organization and Program Categories: 
City Sights & Tours
Languages Spoken: 
English
Accessibility Note: 
No
DCYF Grantee: 
No
Getting There: 
From San Francisco: Take 280 South to San Jose. Exit at Winchester Boulevard and turn left at the stoplight. At the next stoplight, turn left again. The Winchester Mystery House will be on your left after two more stoplights.
Contact Phone Number: 
863-8942