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Winchester Mystery House


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525 South Winchester Boulevard
San Jose, CA 95128
United States

(??.? miles from you)

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Call: 408-247-2000


Winchester Mystery House

Winchester Mystery House
Winchester Mystery House
Winchester Mystery House
Winchester Mystery House
Winchester Mystery House
Winchester Mystery House
Winchester Mystery House
Winchester Mystery House

(??.? miles from you)

525 South Winchester Boulevard
San Jose, CA 95128
United States


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Why You Should Go...

This impressive, bizarre and mysterious 160-room mansion was designed by rifle heiress, Mrs. Sarah L. Winchester, in response to the deaths or her child and husband. Tour miles of twisting hallways full of s

The fascinating story of the Winchester Mystery House™ has its roots in the personal tragedies suffered by Mrs. Winchester and in the legacy of the Winchester rifle, “The Gun That Won The West.”

Some sources report that the Boston Medium consulted by Mrs. Winchester claimed her family and fortune were haunted by spirits of Native Americans, Civil War soldiers and others killed by Winchester rifles. Haunted by this belief, Mrs. Winchester's continuous pursuit for privacy and avoiding what she perceived as her potential supernatural fate created this sprawling architectural spectacle.

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Why You Should Go...

This impressive, bizarre and mysterious 160-room mansion was designed by rifle heiress, Mrs. Sarah L. Winchester, in response to the deaths or her child and husband. Tour miles of twisting hallways full of secret passageways and a Switchback Staircase with seven flights of forty four steps that are each just 2 inches high.

The fascinating story of the Winchester Mystery House™ has its roots in the personal tragedies suffered by Mrs. Winchester and in the legacy of the Winchester rifle, “The Gun That Won The West.”

Some sources report that the Boston Medium consulted by Mrs. Winchester claimed her family and fortune were haunted by spirits of Native Americans, Civil War soldiers and others killed by Winchester rifles. Haunted by this belief, Mrs. Winchester's continuous pursuit for privacy and avoiding what she perceived as her potential supernatural fate created this sprawling architectural spectacle.

What You Should Know...

Open: Year-Round

Hours: 9:00am - 7:00pm, Daily

Cost: Less than $50

Payment: Cash, Travelers Check, MC, Visa, Discover, ATM On-Site

Access: Wheelchair, Service Animals

Parking: Free On-site

Available: Guided Tour, Family Restroom, Changing Station, Gift Shop, Souvenirs

Extra Fun...

Insider Info

Behind-the-Scenes tours are 55 minutes of insights into how the Estate operated in Mrs. Winchester's lifetime featuring rarely seen areas of the house including the basement. (Hardhats are supplied.)

Halloween Candlelight Tours, Flashlight Tours and the Friday the 13th Honorary Bell Ringing Ceremony are just some special events hosted by the property.

Fun Facts

Guests and employees have reported paranormal activity and psychics have speculated there are three spirits currently residing in the mansion.

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Why You Should Go...

This impressive, bizarre and mysterious 160-room mansion was designed by rifle heiress, Mrs. Sarah L. Winchester, in response to the deaths or her child and husband. Tour miles of twisting hallways full of secret passageways and a Switchback Staircase with seven flights of forty four steps that are each just 2 inches high.

The fascinating story of the Winchester Mystery House™ has its roots in the personal tragedies suffered by Mrs. Winchester and in the legacy of the Winchester rifle, “The Gun That Won The West.”

Some sources report that the Boston Medium consulted by Mrs. Winchester claimed her family and fortune were haunted by spirits of Native Americans, Civil War soldiers and others killed by Winchester rifles. Haunted by this belief, Mrs. Winchester's continuous pursuit for privacy and avoiding what she perceived as her potential supernatural fate created this sprawling architectural spectacle.

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What You Should Know...

Open: Year-Round

Hours: 9:00am - 7:00pm, Daily

Cost: Less than $50

Payment: Cash, Travelers Check, MC, Visa, Discover, ATM On-Site

Access: Wheelchair, Service Animals

Parking: Free On-site

Available: Guided Tour, Family Restroom, Changing Station, Gift Shop, Souvenirs

How You Can Follow...

Extra Fun

Insider Info

Behind-the-Scenes tours are 55 minutes of insights into how the Estate operated in Mrs. Winchester's lifetime featuring rarely seen areas of the house including the basement. (Hardhats are supplied.)

Halloween Candlelight Tours, Flashlight Tours and the Friday the 13th Honorary Bell Ringing Ceremony are just some special events hosted by the property.

Fun Facts

Guests and employees have reported paranormal activity and psychics have speculated there are three spirits currently residing in the mansion.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Hallowe'een Candlelight Tour

10/11/2018 - 10/31/2018

6:30 PM - 10:00 PM

Inside of America's most legendary haunted mansion, guests are led by flickering candlelight through an original Theatrical Experience dotted with scares, stunts, and fun.

This year, go through 13 Doors whose purpose and secrets the Winchester widow took to her grave. Brave souls will roam the halls along a new, longer, and maddening maze that is sure to rattle even the most skeptical.

Advance ticket purchases are highly recommended.

Inside of America's most legendary hau

Inside of America's most legendary haunted mansion, guests are led by flickering candlelight through an original Theatrical Experience dotted with scares, stunts, and fun.

This year, go through 13 Doors whose purpose and secrets the Winchester widow took to her grave. Brave souls will roam the halls along a new, longer, and maddening maze that is sure to rattle even the most skeptical.

Advance ticket purchases are highly recommended.

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