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Beautiful Homes

This street is advertised as having the most Victorian style homes in the US. I believe it. The... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
harryatkck
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Kansas City, Kansas
Lovely houses

This is a very attractive neighborhood, a must see for St Paul visitors. I hate that photography... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Citallwic
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Columbia, South Carolina
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Old, wealthy St. Paul neighborhood with Victorian mansions.
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Summit Ave., Saint Paul, MN
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+1 651-297-2555
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This street is advertised as having the most Victorian style homes in the US. I believe it. The homes are lovely to see & they are easy to view by driving down the street.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very attractive neighborhood, a must see for St Paul visitors. I hate that photography conditions were so lousy because there were whole blocks of houses that I would have photographed.

Thank Citallwic
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first visit to St Paul, so we were exploring to see what we could find. On the hill overlooking the city, we found Summitt Avenue. Many beautiful old homes and well maintained yards with lots of mature trees. Some have tags identifying...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I lived in this neighborhood for several years on Portland just one street off Summit. Summit Ave was our favorite place to stroll, ride bikes and envy the regal mansions that the Midwest industrial barons built late in the 1800 and early 1900's. Most houses...More

Thank Downpat
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were pleasantly surprised to discover Summit Avenue in Saint Paul to be a lovely street lined with an astonishing variety of attractive mansions and other buildings. The avenue runs due east/west and in places the roadway divides into two with a large center median...More

Thank kay-cee-1138
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved wandering Summit Avenue. It was a particularly hot and humid day so I was unable to walk around this area. Oh well, next visit!

Thank maisy33
Reviewed 5 September 2018

Worth a drive along Summit or a walk. Check out a website that lists the addresses and the original owners of the homes. We saw F. Scott Fitzgerald's homes, as well as the home of Sinclair Lewis. There are other descriptions of original owner and...More

2  Thank Doreen C
Reviewed 27 August 2018

If you have the time to spare this is a great scenic walk along Summit Avenue. Very elegant houses, mansions and even the Governors estate.

Thank samdum0nd
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Wonderful historic drive such beautiful kept up historic homes. worth the drive especially in the summer beautiful landscape.

Thank bhfoodie2017
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

It was a lovely street and neighborhood. Worth the drive but it won’t take much time. Watch for cyclists.

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Justin B
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Response from Jeanette E | Reviewed this property |
The James Hill house tours for the holidays -- call 651-297-2555 Alexander Ramsey house 751-296-8760 Governor's mansion tours-- google it
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