Things to Do

The Maclay Home

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The Maclay Home contains 17 rooms of original furnishings from the 1800s. Built in 1858 as Rose Hill Seminary for girls, it was used as headquarters by General John Fremont during his 1861 stay in Tipton during the Civil War.Following the war, this three-story brick structure became home to three generations of the Maclay and Gleim families. All clothing and furniture on display belonged to family members. Stepping through the front door is like stepping back into another era.Open the second and fourth Sundays, May through October; other times by appointment.


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209 W. Howard St.
Tipton, MO 65081

Additional Information

Travelers With Disabilities Information
Not Wheelchair Accessible
Smoking Policy
No Smoking
Activities Within 10 Miles
Biking / Walking Trails
Cost Of Admission
General Interest Info
Gift / Souvenir Shop
Open Seasonally Only
This Facility Is In The National Register Of Historic Places
Group Policy
Advance Contact Required
Pet Policy
Pets Are Not Allowed
Suitable For These Age Groups
All Ages
Types Of Payment Accepted
Personal Check