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Love love love this place!! It’s a beautiful place for a walk. The grounds are open to the public... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Very nice!

Although we didn’t know the tours through the home were on Wednesday’s, we were still able to tour... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Streator, Illinois
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1091 Plummer Ln SW, Rochester, MN 55902-2084
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love love love this place!! It’s a beautiful place for a walk. The grounds are open to the public but the house is only open for reserved events.

Thank hoori87
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Although we didn’t know the tours through the home were on Wednesday’s, we were still able to tour the grounds for free! The home and grounds are beautiful and well worth the visit! So please take the time to go check out the property!

Thank sunshinesandy32
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Was excited to tour the building and was disappointed based on $10 admission per person. House is beautiful, impressive features for the time and has a lot of history. However, felt several rooms were pretty barren, no signs to read in each room, ballroom has...More

1  Thank Americantravel17
Reviewed 2 July 2018

the wedding with the back ground setting was so beautiful ( I cried) but don't tell anyone. a great deal of History surrounds the area. Dr. and his wife designed & built the home. the princess tower was so much fun to see for the...More

Thank greenkandle
Reviewed 14 March 2018

This was a great place to see a good bit of history about Mayo Clinic and how it evolved in Rochester . Very interesting . No charge !

Thank ruth n
Reviewed 22 January 2018

In 1917, the Plummer House was designed and built by Dr Henry and Daisy Plummer, one of the original doctors at the Mayo Clinic. Dr. Plummer was a premier physician and also designed the beautiful Plummer Building which is still used by Mayo Clinic for...More

4  Thank JWLP51
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

We went in October so nothing was open and there were no flowers. It was a 1.3 miles from the Kahler and a very enjoyable walk on a beautiful fall day. I wish there would have been information on the outside but we did not...More

3  Thank Heather J
Reviewed 18 September 2017

The Plummer House is absolutely beautiful and worth a trek to look through the house and gardens. There are plenty of flowers in the spring, and it's nice to stroll through the house and get a feel for the history of the place. I do...More

2  Thank dustythoughts
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Looking for a nice view? Maybe a quick date or solo adventure, (like myself.)Check out the trails and garden.

Thank Lexuscobra7
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

We saw a sign for an antique sale at the Plummer House we live here in town never been there. When we arrived we were pleasantly surprised with the nice areas to walk sit and relax. Historical part of it is pretty neat as well.

1  Thank 4Jeremy4
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8 August 2016|
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Response from DNelson2013 | Reviewed this property |
Sooty, my first answer was for the Plummer BUILDING that is by the Mayo Clinic and part of the Clinic Compound downtown. It is FREE. The Plummer House is owned by the city park and recreation. There are hours to tour. Use to... More
Karen F
24 July 2016|
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Response from Yvette R | Reviewed this property |
No Tours are scheduled every Wednesday during the months of June, July, and August from 12:00 Noon to 6:00 p.m. The cost of a tour is $10.00 per adult and $5.00 per child. The grounds are open to the public for free to... More
23 September 2015|
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Response from DNelson2013 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure where you are with a falls. Downtown Plummer Building there is a large building with tall chimneys. It is the air-conditioner for all of the Mayo Clinic Buildings