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The Boyhood Home of President Woodrow Wilson

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Address: 419 Seventh Street, Augusta, GA 30903
Phone Number: 706-722-9828
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Mon - Fri 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

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House in excellent condition. I really liked and enjoy this museum. A lot of information. We had some fun. History is full of surprises....

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 22, 2015
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Atlanta, Georgia
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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

House in excellent condition. I really liked and enjoy this museum. A lot of information. We had some fun. History is full of surprises....

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

A lovely home. Our guide was very nice but did not have answers to many of our questions about the home or Woodrow Wilson. The guide mostly talked about city history and the slaves. Not many furnishings in the home and the one video was not working.

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Statesboro, Georgia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

What is a shame is,they are not open Sunday,Monday.Tuesday.Wednesdays. We really need to open this to the public a little more.My kids along with others deserve to learn about History,How can they do this on limited days

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Augusta, Georgia, United States
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37 reviews 37 reviews
20 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

As Wilson's daddy was a minister, he lived in many places growing up so now many cities/states have historic boyhood homes of this president which tickles me. I saw this home before much of the restoration took place, and they have done a marvelous job of it. Next door is the Lamar House where his boyhood friend lived; he grew... More 

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Valdosta, Georgia
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135 reviews 135 reviews
55 attraction reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

The tour of Woodrow Wilson's boyhood home showed in-depth the childhood of the 28th President. After watching a video, you tour the house. While there are few original artifacts, the house has been nicely restored.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

We were passing through Augusta, and had a little time to kill so we thought this would be interesting. This was our 5th Presidential home and the tour was guided and informative. As someone stated in one of the other reviews, it was nice to walk through the actual rooms, instead of peeking over a velvet rope. I recommend this... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

This is a nice place to visit if you are looking for something historic in Augusta. This is not a National Park Service location but instead is run locally. There are three buildings and a video included in the tour.

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Carson City, Nevada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014 via mobile

I've been on my share of tours of historic homes and places and found this to be one of the best tours available. I loved being able to walk through each room, not just peek in past the rope at the door. The docent conducting our your have us a lot of information about the furniture (and was a self... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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27 reviews 27 reviews
11 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

Stephanie, the primary guide of Woodrow Wilson’s Boyhood Home, is the definition of true southern hospitality. More than just a guide, Stephanie told the story of Woodrow Wilson’s childhood with such detail, it felt as if I was witnessing it live. There was so much history within the walls of this attraction and would definitely recommend setting aside an hour... More 

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Carolina Beach, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

A last minute decision to visit a childhood home of President Wilson unfolded more information about the man. Having visited his other home in Virginia, it was interesting to see how the years spent in Augusta influenced and shaped his life. Growing up during the Civil War and being on the spot to see the wounded soldiers right across the... More 

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Address: Address: 419 Seventh Street, Augusta, GA 30903
Phone Number: 706-722-9828
Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Augusta
Open Hours:
Monday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

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