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Such a great history of a great American. The underground railroad history is amazing. I am glad... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
MissLucy368
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White Plains, New York
Well worth it.

Well worth the drive. The site will be improving as they work the land for more artifacts. The... read more

Reviewed October 10, 2018
Teran T
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed July 20, 2014

Just days before my visit, there was a newspaper article reporting that the Harriet Tubman National Historical Parks Act (H.R. 664 and S. 247) had passed the US Senate on Thursday, July 10th. It needs to pass the House of Representatives, too. I hope it...More

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Reviewed July 17, 2011

We arrived at what we thought was Harriet tub mans house and went to the visitors center. We paid about $5 to get in. They showed us a video that was 25 minutes long and very outdated (1980's ) . Then they bought us over...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Such a great history of a great American. The underground railroad history is amazing. I am glad that this site is being restored, so we all can learn of this important history during the time of slavery.

Thank MissLucy368
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Put off by the wait and length of the tour over in the Seward house, we decided on plan B. Down the street is the HT museum. We caught the tour as it was leaving the museum and heading to the house…which was probably a...More

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Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

Well worth the drive. The site will be improving as they work the land for more artifacts. The house is awesome even though you cannot go inside just yet.

Thank Teran T
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Wow.. there's really nohing there! I sure hope when it becomes a national park it's a lot more impressive. Tour guide seemed unintersted and not knowledgable. What a let down

Thank Dennis G
Reviewed October 2, 2018

My wife participated in a celebration of Harriet Tubmans Underground Railroad Leadership. This is a sacred place for the education of her life work.

Thank Kenneth K
Reviewed September 25, 2018

Harriet Tubman is so much more than the underground railroad. The tour was very interesting and informative. The museum is excellent with a great timeline of Ms. Tubman's life. I can't stress enough, don't miss this site. There is parking on site. I'd give yourself...More

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Reviewed September 22, 2018

My family really enjoyed our visit to the Harriet Tubman Home. We learned a great deal about her legacy. People of all ages will enjoy themselves.

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Reviewed September 20, 2018

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 September 15, 2018

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 September 3, 2018

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
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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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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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