The Eugene J. Carpenter Mansion
Bed and Breakfast in Downtown Minneapolis.
The Historic Eugene J. Carpenter Mansion
Located in Downtown Minneapolis, in the Loring Park Neighborhood. The Eugene J. Carpenter Mansion is a National Historic Landmark, 300 Clifton is a 1906 family estate home with period-appropriate rooms and a large English Garden. The Mansion is privately owned and open seasonally as a Bed & Breakfast. Additionally, the mansion offers tours, hosts neighborhood events, and is the backdrop for many special occasions.
Overnight guests enjoy well-decorated guestrooms, formal living rooms, comfortable lounge areas, and seasonal add on’s. Just a quick walk from many great restaurants, event centers, and downtown activities.
Tour the main mansion, grounds, and carriage house. Focused on the original family, world-famous architect, and iconic personalities who’ve lived in the mansion in years past.
The Eugene J. Carpenter Mansion is a federally recognized Historic Site. Additionally, it is the state of Minnesota’s finest surviving example of Georgian Architecture.
Early 20th Century at the Minneapolis Lumber Exchange
Eugene Carpenter and his wife Merrette Lamb came from lumber milling families and were owners of the Carpenter-Lamb Lumber Co. of Minneapolis. The Carpenters were significant patrons of the arts and Eugene Carpenter played a pivotal role in establishing the Minneapolis Institute of Arts.