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We had a personel tour that was very enjoyable. The victorian taxidermy collection was a huge hit with kids. There are multiple buildings open for viewing. There is also a colonial bunk house preserved on site. Most of the buildings are ADA accessable at least to the ground…
The staff was very helpful (told us how to get to train station, gave us a discount as we had only one hour to spend there, showed us around several of the exhibits). We enjoyed the stuffed and mounted animals. There was a newly-renovated cannon in its own shack which was really…
Nice museum it has many different artifacts which are under glass. My kids were interested in most of the displays, but lots of glass and no room for antsy children. So heads up! But educational!
This is a hidden gem that I wish I had discovered years ago! So many things to discover about Dover's history and nicely displaced. I look forward to going back in the spring!
What a treasure of historical things from our past. Even the buildings are part of the collection, with the Garrison house, the original Woodman house, and the Hale mansion you have all kinds of trivia and fascinating collections of historical items. Yes, POTUS#16 did sleep in…