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“History” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Gerald R. Ford Birthsite and Gardens

Gerald R. Ford Birthsite and Gardens
3202 Woolworth Ave, Omaha, NE 68105
402 444 5955
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Ranked #36 of 85 attractions in Omaha
Type: Historic Sites, Gardens
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Plattsmouth, Nebraska, United States
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
8 attraction reviews
Reviews in 3 cities Reviews in 3 cities
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
“History”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2012

History and beautiful gardens. Amazing!!! It is great to learn more about our past presidents, and to learn that he was one of ours from this city.

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Gretna, Nebraska, United States
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
22 attraction reviews
Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
“History”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2012

It's a nice place to visit. Although the house isn't still located here there is a model of the house on site. Just be aware if you go a little to the east a couple blocks the neighborhood isn't exactly a safe place to be.

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Omaha
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23 reviews 23 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviews in 13 cities Reviews in 13 cities
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
“Simple and informational, pretty garden.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2012 via mobile

The birthplace home burned down and has been replaced with a garden and conservation center. There is also a small building with mementos and pictures. It is used often for weddings and photography. Nice side trip and close to downtown Omaha.

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Omaha, Nebraska
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42 reviews 42 reviews
19 attraction reviews
Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
“Gerald Ford birthsite”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2012

A beautiful place to go to be outside around a beautiful setting. Beautiful for weddings.

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Omaha, Nebraska
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76 attraction reviews
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91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
“A nice place to visit”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2011

informational for history buffs and a nice place to visit for Omaha tourists.

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