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Mary Baker Eddy Historic House

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If you know anything about Mary Baker Eddy, the founder of Christian Science, you will want to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Julie Y
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Fishers
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From Swampscott to Women's National Hall of Fame

Free tour with knowledgeable guide. Interesting way to spend a half hour or so learning about how... read more

Reviewed October 6, 2011
G H
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4 weeks ago
“Informative”
Oct 6, 2011
“From Swampscott to Women's National Hall of Fame”
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Tour the home where Mary Baker Eddy (the founder of Christian Science) experienced the healing through prayer that would bring great changes to her life, and to the lives of many others. She was brought here the morning after a fall on an icy...more
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23 Paradise Rd, Swampscott, MA 01907-1909
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you know anything about Mary Baker Eddy, the founder of Christian Science, you will want to visit this home. It was here where she published her first edition of Science and Health and overcame many obstacles to bring her church forward.

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Reviewed October 6, 2011

Free tour with knowledgeable guide. Interesting way to spend a half hour or so learning about how Mary Baker Eddy discovered Christian Science after being healed by prayer while living here in 1866. This led to a bestselling book on Science and Health, a worldwide...More

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Reviewed October 4, 2011

Free entrance and excellent guided tour. House has good period architecture and furnishings. Gardens are lovely. It's interesting to see the home where Mary Baker Eddy was living when she was healed by reading the Bible. That incident sparked the founding of an American religion,...More

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