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Address: 211 Main Street, Wethersfield, CT 06109
Phone Number: 860-529-0612
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Stepping Back into History

The three houses have been beautifully preserved, each from a different era--Colonial to Victorian. The tour guide is very knowledgeable and gives the family history of each... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
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Wethersfield, Connecticut
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The three houses have been beautifully preserved, each from a different era--Colonial to Victorian. The tour guide is very knowledgeable and gives the family history of each house. The museum shop has beautiful items you won't see everywhere. The Victorian home was beautifully decorated for Christmas.

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South Windsor, Connecticut
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69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

My wife and I were the only ones on a tour on a Saturday morning in December. The houses were decorated for Christmas to make things a little more interesting. The tour actually covers three houses, the Joseph Webb house, the Silas Deane house and the Isaac Stevens house. George Washington actually did sleep in the Webb house for several... More 

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Windsor, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Windsor is the oldest town in CT settled in 1633. Wethersfield follows as it was settled in 1634. Wethersfield still wants to believe otherwise.

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123 helpful votes 123 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

It was less than $20 per person for the tour of this house. I would recommend it to all CT residents, you learn so much about our history.

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Wethersfield, Connecticut
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34 reviews 34 reviews
8 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

I recently moved to Wethersfield and I take everyone who visits to the Webb Deane Stevens museum. So far, I've learned new things each time I visit. If you're in a rush, you can just tour the house that George Washington stayed in and planned the Battle of Yorktown. If you are interested in history, I recommend touring all three... More 

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Rocky Hill, Connecticut
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Everyone in the area should visit this museum..Connecticut should be very proud of its role in history and this is the place to turn back the clock..Not only for history buffs but a place for families and students to learn about its role in the American Revolutionary War..Who could pass up walking through the doors of a house George Washington... More 

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New Port Richey, Florida
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We were in Wethersfield researching my family tree and decided to visit these historic homes. Our guide was very knowledgeable and patiently answered all of our questions. It gave us a good feel for what life was like in this town in the 1700's. Well worth the price of admission to see these homes!

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Lots of great information, especially if you like Civil War History and antiques. It was great to see three houses to compare socioeconomic differences and the effects of history. Well priced also!

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Hartford, Connecticut
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76 reviews 76 reviews
24 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

Knowledgable and entertaining docents - three beautiful early American homes - delightful gift shop!

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Wethersfield, Connecticut, United States
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

Wethersfield preserves its memories to share with visitors (and has a gift shop for restless children). Remember to enjoy the gardens of established perennial beds and substantial trees throughout town.

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