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Harriet Tubman Home

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very informative trip

This was a good experience to learn about Harriet Tubman who I was well aware of but soon realized... read more

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Great tour guide

I was visiting Seneca Falls and drove over to Auburn for the Harriet Tubman home. It was the best... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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Reviewed yesterday

This was a good experience to learn about Harriet Tubman who I was well aware of but soon realized I knew very little about, It was disappointing that a tour was not available. There seemed to be 3, if not 4 rangers, but the next...More

Thank dardimond
Reviewed 6 days ago

I was visiting Seneca Falls and drove over to Auburn for the Harriet Tubman home. It was the best part of the trip. The visitor center has an informative timeline of US events laid out in parallel to Tubman's life. It really helped contextualize her...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I spent part of an afternoon there. The site is being taken under the National Monument system. The tour guide (Rafai) is from Ghana and has a personal family history with the slave trade. He was just an awesome presenter bringing the experience to life...More

Thank Barry R
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

An incredible afternoon visiting the Tubman Home. Just when you think you know about someone's greatest achievement, life and legacy you find interesting facts to open your eyes again. Paul, who gave us an introduction to the home, was a masterful performer who brought Harriet's...More

Thank Julie T
Reviewed August 15, 2018

While some money has been spent to upgrade the property, more is needed. Ms Tubman is a heroine of mine for all she did in such a selfless way. We missed the first part of the time line talk so I would recommend finding out...More

Thank Phil W
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

If you can’t get to the Tubman House, put it on a list of future sights to visit as restoration is underway and my guess is that it will be even better in the future. Tubman’s property includes her own home, a barn and an...More

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Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

This was a very educational visit. The house you visit is not Harriet Tubman’s house, which is a bit deceiving. Rather it is the house she used to care for the aged. Her actual home is across the property and is being restored. I would...More

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Reviewed August 10, 2018

The exhibits could use a bit more oomph, but the tours are very informative. The restoration of the house and buildings is not complete, but there is much to learn.

Thank Barbra G
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Recently visited here with our 16 year old granddaughter on a stop to the Finger Lakes region as we returned from our Thousand Islands vacation. We visited various museums during our weeklong trip that covered close to nine hundred miles. When asked at the end...More

Thank 981Linda
Reviewed August 6, 2018

We went out of our way (off I 90) to spend a full morning in Auburn visiting the Harriet Tubman House and the Seward House. In both cases the tours were given by knowledgeable and entertaining presenters. The Tubman House has three tours a day....More

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mlcspouse
September 24, 2016|
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Response from MaryBikes | Reviewed this property |
Sorry to be so long in answering. I think it was 5 dollars.
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Kathleen M
May 29, 2016|
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Response from JamesM12856 | Reviewed this property |
Not normally open on a Monday but they may well be open on Memorial Day, def call or email. Remember to arrive about 10 minutes before the hour to get the guided tour.
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Ann H
September 3, 2015|
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Response from Alice R | Reviewed this property |
I don't know...look up Auburn Ny bus maybe?
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