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Hadwen House

96 Main St, Nantucket, MA 02554-3714
+1 508-228-1894
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Interesting

Went to the Hadwen house on the Whaling Museum historical walking tour $10, which was fun. Only 2... read more

Reviewed September 2, 2017
NWS2012
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Atlanta, Georgia
Beautiful Window into the Prosperity and Opulence of Hawden Family

Highly recommend a visit to the stately Hawden House. It is accessible through a walking tour by... read more

Reviewed July 26, 2017
bodenmillermichelle
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Miami, Florida
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This historic site is Nantucket Island's best-known architectural symbol of the prosperity enjoyed by the 19th-century whaling merchants.
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Sep 2, 2017
“Interesting”
Jul 26, 2017
“Beautiful Window into the Prosperity and Opulence of Hawden Family”
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96 Main St, Nantucket, MA 02554-3714
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Reviewed September 2, 2017

Went to the Hadwen house on the Whaling Museum historical walking tour $10, which was fun. Only 2 rooms are open in the Hadwen house, but it was included on the tour and interesting.

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Reviewed July 26, 2017

Highly recommend a visit to the stately Hawden House. It is accessible through a walking tour by the Whaling Museum. The house and grounds are well preserved and paint a story of the opulence and prosperity of Hawden Family. It is a great vignette into...More

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NHATeam, Public Relations Manager at Hadwen House, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2017

Thank you for your review of the Hadwen House! We are so glad you enjoyed your walking tour as well as your stop at Hadwen, a Greek Revival mansion built in 1846. Thank you again for taking the time to review your trip, we hope...More

Reviewed September 30, 2015

A Walking Tour leaves from the Whaling Museum at 11:15 am and it's the only way to get inside this house. The Nantucket Historical Association website does not make this clear. We saw the house from the exterior and looked into the first floor front...More

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NHATeam, Public Relations Manager at Hadwen House, responded to this reviewResponded November 18, 2015

Dear Randy, Thank you for your review of your visit to the Hadwen House early this fall. We're sorry to hear that you felt our website was not clear in the visitation schedule for this site, but we appreciate your feedback as we are always...More

Reviewed July 6, 2010

When first constructed in 1845, the Hadwen House brought a sense of prosperity and opulence never before seen on Nantucket. The portico with Ionic columns and widow's walk is only the start of your tour. The interior boasts a splendid curving staircase, double west parlors...More

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