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The Boyhood Home of President Woodrow Wilson

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419 7th St, Augusta, GA 30901
+1 706-722-9828
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Nice history review

They've done a good job keeping the house and grounds in great shape. The furnishings inside were... read more

Reviewed May 1, 2017
Suzanne D
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Nashville, Tennessee
Brings "Tommy" Woodrow Wilson to Life

The tour starts inside the home of Woodrow Wilson's boyhood friend and neighbor with a background... read more

Reviewed April 23, 2017
Lisa M
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The Woodrow Wilson Boyhood Home, a National Historic Landmark, is located at 419 7th St. within the boundaries of the Augusta Downtown Historic District. The Boyhood Home of President Woodrow Wilson serves as a house museum depicting the life of the 28th President as a boy growing up in Georgia during the Civil War and Reconstruction. As the oldest Presidential residence in the state, it serves as an educational facility and a historic attraction for the City of Augusta, the State of Georgia and the Nation. It is owned and operated by Historic Augusta, Inc.
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419 7th St, Augusta, GA 30901
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Reviewed May 1, 2017

They've done a good job keeping the house and grounds in great shape. The furnishings inside were so interesting to see.

Thank Suzanne D
Reviewed April 23, 2017

The tour starts inside the home of Woodrow Wilson's boyhood friend and neighbor with a background video on Wilson, the man, time frame of presidency and historical events during that era. The tour guide is a well-spoken, very knowledgeable woman who leads guests through the...More

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed March 7, 2017

I like history and antiques. If you do you won't be disappointed with a tour of this old home. Very knowledgeable tour guide.

Thank Angelofmcy
Reviewed February 19, 2017

Did the tour with my Daughter we both learned so much .The house has some dishes and furniture from the time Woodrow Wilson was a child...If you love history you'll have to put this in your list to do..

1  Thank Jusagagirl
Reviewed November 15, 2016

Wonderful house with very knowledgeable host. Can take pictures inside which is a rarity. Certainly worth seeing if you have the time. I went around Christmas and got to see the decorations.

1  Thank Chickinaugusta
Reviewed October 25, 2016

I have traveled to many different presidents' homes and this is one of my favorites. It is very interesting and a must see.

1  Thank LeanAmKindle
Reviewed October 25, 2016

Our tour guide was very knowledgeable and made the tour very interesting. My mom and I love looking at older homes with all the beautiful antique furnishings. This home did not disappoint.

1  Thank cheezbrgr
Reviewed October 19, 2016

The Boyhood Home of President Woodrow Wilson has gone from ruin to beautifully renovated over the last 25 years. It is beautifully restored, complete with period furniture, and often quietly secluded. The Docent, Mrs. H., is a wealth of information about the home, the life...More

Thank Jo C
Reviewed September 28, 2016

It was already closed before we got there. It did look neat, and we would go back to do the tour, but make sure you go early and check the hours before going. It was not hard to find. It was on Tripadvisor, as well...More

Thank FromSea2ShiningC
Reviewed September 26, 2016

Our guide made this a very enjoyable visit. Though Wilson lived here as a youth with his family, a number of things in the house were there when the Wilsons lived here. Also, some items were donated back by other owners. The stories of the...More

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The price is $5 per person. It is less if you are a college student, military, or a senior citizen.
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