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O. Henry Museum
Top 4 in Must-Visit Museums

4.1/5
7 Reviews
Historical SiteMuseum
Address: 409 East 5th Street, Austin, TX 78701, United States

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The former residence of the famous American writer O. Henry is a small house. The visit here is free, so it is mostly foreigners. The interior decoration of the setting still retains the previous style. The house can be visited in ten minutes. .

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  • ElvisAndrus
    ElvisAndrus
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    Half hour, free and interesting

    Definitely worth going in. And interesting telling of O. Henry’s life with enough sordid details to make it interesting and not so much it seems lurid. The reading room is a nice touch. Some great art...

    Reviewed on /Date(1583730822000+0800)/
  • TallyHoHoHo
    TallyHoHoHo
    San Antonio, Texas, USA
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    Small, but interesting

    I always enjoyed my visits to O.Henry. It's a nice respite of memories in the big city of Austin. Definitely worth the stop.

    Reviewed on /Date(1583391215000+0800)/
  • 355donaldw
    355donaldw
    Dallas, United States
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    Great Story, Historical Gem

    Whether you enjoy O. Henry’s written work or just love a great story, the O. Henry Museum will interest you. The man eventually come to be known as O. Henry was someone who took years to find himself ...

    Reviewed on /Date(1565397998000+0800)/
  • glolilly
    glolilly
    Texas
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    Amazing history told by Staff

    I felt good to come inside this house and hear the story of a family and get posters as well. I saw amazing furniture and clothing worn by the family. I would go again. It's like I stepped back into t...

    Reviewed on /Date(1546920121000+0800)/
  • honduras77
    honduras77
    Honduras
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    Enjoyed it

    It has been a while, but from what i remember it was a very interesting place. Kind of small, yet a lot to look at.

    Reviewed on /Date(1540026515000+0800)/

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