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Address: Hannibal, MO

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located right across the street from mark twains home. they have the short block cut off to cars so very easy to go back and forth. once inside the have pictures of the real... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 27, 2015
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Cohasset, Minnesota, United States
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Cohasset, Minnesota, United States
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43 reviews 43 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

located right across the street from mark twains home. they have the short block cut off to cars so very easy to go back and forth. once inside the have pictures of the real becky thatcher.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Then you have to visit this place, too. A ticket to the Mark Twain boyhood home gets you into this house as well, and there is a lot of information on the background and people inhabiting Mark Twain's Tom Sawyer world. It doesn't take long to see, but is worth the time.

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Hannibal, Missouri
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54 reviews 54 reviews
12 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

How can you see Mark Twain's boyhood home and not see Becky Thatcher's house? House has recently undergone a perfect and very expensive restoration.

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Missouri
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30 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

It showed pictures of Laura the girl that Samuel Clemmons based the character Becky Thatcher on. It also showed local kids who have portrayed Tom and Becky through the years.

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Florissant, Missouri
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58 reviews 58 reviews
19 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

I did like seeing the artifacts they had in here. The cool thing was seeing who all had toured this attraction. Staff weren't real friendly. The place was in great shape.

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Wichita, Kansas
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

There are items that belong to "Becky" and pictures of her with Twain, but nothing like Mark Twain's home. I hope more work will be done to decorate it. This is included in the cost of the admittance of Twain's house.

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Oak Grove, Missouri
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62 reviews 62 reviews
16 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

This was a package ticket, about 6 places included in ticket. Mostly just hope to see, no personal items. However was interesting. Brought back memories from reading the Mark Twain books.

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Nebraska
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37 reviews 37 reviews
18 attraction reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

While I am a Mark Twain fan, this building was only mildly interesting. It recently underwent a restoration, and the building looks to be restored, but there are not many items in the home that were Becky's personal belongings. Glad we got to see it, though.

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Paso Robles, California
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30 reviews 30 reviews
17 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

All pictures and context but worth the visit. Included in the ticket for Mark Twin House & Museum. Look for the coupon book that admits one free for one paid.

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Raymore, Missouri
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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

The home has been totally re-built from a state of disrepair. It is a wonderful image of an early 19th century home; however, it is furnished sparsely and in my opinion offers little to the one who is looking to enhance his or her knowledge or appreciation for the Mark Twain story. It is fun to look at the photographs... More 

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Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Hannibal

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