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Flavel House Museum

441 8th St, Astoria, OR 97103-4620
+1 503-325-2203
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Important and well-preserved historical site. Must visit.

This historical site really fed our appetite for getting into the history of Oregon, generally, and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
San Diego, California
Could have been a parking lot for govt

But people stepped up and preserved and restored an excellent piece of architecture and history as... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Palouse, Washington, Usa
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A historical Victorian home turned museum.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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441 8th St, Astoria, OR 97103-4620
+1 503-325-2203
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This historical site really fed our appetite for getting into the history of Oregon, generally, and Astoria specifically. Leaving, I felt as though I really had insight into the Flavel family and everything they did for Astoria. There is a 13-minute film that is worth...More

Thank KrishnaBalaram
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

But people stepped up and preserved and restored an excellent piece of architecture and history as well as a glimpse of a man that built it!

Thank ESMotteram
Reviewed 3 days ago

Nice place to check out. Everyone nice and very helpful. The place is beautiful and well kept. Been there before this time to.

Thank Debbie R
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was a beautiful home and we learned a lot about this family and how he influenced the area. The home was going to be torn down for a parking lot but thank goodness it was saved and donated to Astoria as a museum. This...More

Thank 206aliceo
Reviewed 5 days ago

We loved the Flavel House and its stables. Well preserved but not overly so, interesting and gives a fine insight into life in days gone by. Thank you!

Thank Grumley3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Flavel House is a well restored mansion built by Captain Flavel in the late 1800's. Period pieces of furniture enhance the touring experience. The yard includes a giant sequoia and other unique trees and shrubs.

Thank Nadorick
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you like old houses and the history that goes with them, don't miss this site. A short movie in the gift shop tells the story of the family. A docent will greet you and answer questions but you tour the house on your own....More

Thank LisaKay50
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A must do for anyone with even a casual interest in Victorian architecture. This is an extraordinary example of the Queen Anne style. Be sure to watch the short but interesting film about the family history and history of Astoria in that era. The tour...More

1  Thank lanaleah
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lots of history in this home. I enjoyed learning about George Flavel and his role in early Astoria. Beautiful home.

Thank letamarie1979
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Flavel House is certainly worth touring. It has been lovingly maintained and holds charm in every room. The little lady working there was a wealth of information and quite charming too. Not expensive and worth the time.

Thank maryhadreas
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Addie T
12 September 2017|
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Response from Don M | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe so.
Darlene H
21 July 2017|
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Response from Rosie L | Reviewed this property |
No not without walking. The trolley runs along the water front and this house is up a few blocks.
27 March 2017|
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Response from H1315 | Reviewed this property |
The cost is $ 5.00 for adults, $2.00 for kids 6-17 and under 6 are free.