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Palmer House

Address: Stonington, CT
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Ranked #5 of 8 Attractions in Stonington
Type: Historic Sites, Sights & Landmarks
Owner description: Historic house in Stonington.
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Type: Historic Sites, Sights & Landmarks
Owner description: Historic house in Stonington.
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English first
Brisbane, Australia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013 via mobile

I was lucky enough to be part of a crew filming a short film in the Palmer house and I have to say it was an amazing experience. Perfectly preserved as a late nineteenth century residence, the house serves not only as a testament to the man who discovered Antarctica, but also as a great design time capsule of what... More 

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Sandwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2011

If you're visiting the Mystic Seaport and are staying in the area this is a perfect pairing! We got our bearings on the big picture and then visited the Palmer House to hear the personal story of one young sea captain's amazing discovery. A fascinating tour is included in the admission which also gets you into the Lighthouse Museum, well... More 

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