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Avery House, Fort Collins

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This exquisite home at 328 W. Mountain Ave. in Fort Collins, Colorado, was built in 1879 and was the family home of Franklin and Sara Avery and their three children. The home was built of sandstone from local quarries and includes a carriage house, large yard, gazebo, and fountain. The Avery House serves as a museum honoring life at the turn of the 19th century. Open for free tours each Saturday & Sunday, 1–4 p.m.

The Avery House is managed by Poudre Landmarks Foundation (https://www.facebook.com/poudre.landmarks?fref=ts). Poudre Landmarks Foundation also manages the 1883 Fort Collins Water Works (https://www.facebook.com/1882.Fort.Collins.Water.Works?fref=ts).
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  • We arrived in Fort Collins early and were trying to decide what to do. The Avery House is open Saturday and Sunday. It is the home of one of the early founding fathers of Fort Collins. It is free, but...  more »
  • This property has been preserved by FC and is frequently used as a venue for wedding receptions and other events. It also offers tours to view the artifacts from the previous century when FC is growin...  more »
  • My husband and I finally visited the Avery House during their holiday open house. The guides were enthusiastic and very knowledgeable.  more »

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