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Ford Mansion and Museum

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Address: 6 Court St., Morristown, NJ, Morristown, NJ 07960
Phone Number: 973-631-5151
Description: The grounds comprise a museum as well as the modest mansion where...
The grounds comprise a museum as well as the modest mansion where Washington established military headquarters for the winter of 1779-80.
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Great tour!

The Ford Mansion and Museum was wonderful. Guide was very interesting, kept all in the group engaged.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2015
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Fitchburg, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

The Ford Mansion and Museum was wonderful. Guide was very interesting, kept all in the group engaged.

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Whitestone, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Enjoyed the museum and learned details about colonial times. This was George Washington's headquarters and we saw ashort film about the hard winter that he and his soldiers faced.

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Morristown, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

America's Revolutionary History on display at The Ford Mansion and Museum. If you can find the entrance and parking, and there's plenty of it, you'll enjoy your visit. Be sure to take the free tour of the Ford Mansion. It's informative and a real step back in time with lots of interesting facts imparted during the tour. Museum was undergoing... More 

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New Providence, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

The Ford Mansion and Museum is worth a visit if you're in the area, especially if you're a history buff. The museum is small but has some interesting artifacts and original documents. The mansion must be seen accompanied by a tour guide and there are enough starting times to fit most plans. The tour lasts about an hour. Photos are... More 

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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

Loved the tour of the grounds and seeing the Ford Mansion. The guides were both very knowledgeable and I thought it was great how they interacted with people who were on the tour. Must see if in Morristown!

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

I have always wanted to visit this place and finally got the chance to do so last December. The most significant thing for me is being able to see the room where Lincoln was just before he died.

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Corpus Christi, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

I recently took the grandkids to this property. It was fascinating to hear the history and experience just standing in the home that George Washington once stood.

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Natick, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

A must see to learn about the incredible hardships the Continental Army went through during the worst winter in history in 1779-1780. A must see for every school child in America.

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Rochester, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

This was a WONDERFUL tour given by a woman who was a total authority (and history buff) on the entire war. She took us in through the main door, and then led us through every room and space inside the mansion. The was a complete authority on everything that was Washington, and them place seemed to come alive as she... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Visited most recently near President's Day. Kids engaged quickly with Junior Ranger projects, Dad enjoyed the 30-minute video, and, having read Dan Brown, we adults spent some time with "The Apotheosis of Washington." We visited the Ford Mansion last summer and rather enjoyed it, more so than other historical home tours we've visited. Getting there IS tricky, although well-signed, and... More 

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Address: 6 Court St., Morristown, NJ, Morristown, NJ 07960
Phone Number: 973-631-5151
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Morris County  >  Morristown

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