Winchester Mystery House

Local nameWinchester Mystery House
LocationSan Jose, California, USA

The Winchester Mystery House is a mansion in San Jose, California, that was once the personal residence of Sarah Winchester, the widow of firearm magnate William Wirt Winchester. Located at 525 South Winchester Blvd. in San Jose, the Queen Anne Style Victorian mansion is renowned for its size, its architectural curiosities, and its lack of any master building plan. It is a designated California historical landmark and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It is privately owned and serves as a tourist attraction.

Since its construction in 1884, the property and mansion were claimed by many to be haunted by the ghosts of those killed with Winchester rifles. Under Winchester's day-to-day guidance, its "from-the-ground-up" construction proceeded around the clock, by some accounts, without interruption, until her death on September 5, 1922, at which time work immediately ceased.

Tags Late VictorianTourist InformationMansionMuseum
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Opening hours

Please chceck the official website for the times of the tours available.

Admission

Please check the official website - prices vary according to the tour.

More information and contact

Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Winchester_Mystery_House

Official Website https://www.winchestermysteryhouse.com/

Facebook https://www.facebook.com/winchestermysteryhouse

Phone +1 408 247 2101

Address South Winchester Boulevard 525, 95128 San Jose, US

Coordinates 37°19'6.006" N -121°57'4.143" E

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