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Robert H. Jackson Center

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Amazing contributor to the world's ethos

I had no idea until visiting the Center. I went on a day to view a live stream lecture from... read more

Reviewed August 23, 2018
Mark R
Seattle, Washington
A Hidden Historical Tribute to a Great American

Most people don't know even know who Robert Jackson was. Yet he is one this country's most... read more

Reviewed August 21, 2018
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The Robert H. Jackson Center has been established to advance the legacy of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Jackson through exhibitry, and by pursuing the relevance of his ideas for current and future generations. Robert H. Jackson first gained...more
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306 E 4th St, Jamestown, NY 14701-5502
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Reviewed August 23, 2018

I had no idea until visiting the Center. I went on a day to view a live stream lecture from Chautauqua Institution and was amazed to walk through the whole building learning about Robert Jackson. History buffs, attorneys, and purveyors of just being a good...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 21, 2018

Most people don't know even know who Robert Jackson was. Yet he is one this country's most respected jurists. Jackson was appointed US Attorney General by Franklin D. Roosevelt and later appointed to the US Supreme Court.Jackson was appointed lead prosecutor to the Nuremberg Trials...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

We visited this 1858 mansion which informs about the Supreme Court Justice Robert H. Jackson who served until his death. He is the only person who has served as U.S. Soliciter General, Attorney General and Associate Supreme Court Justice. In addition, he was the Chief...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed April 28, 2018

I participated in an event at the center and was blown away at how friendly and helpful I found the staff. All were willing to take time to talk, answer questions and give me the history of the place. As it turned out (since I...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank ChipD58
Reviewed May 7, 2017

Wasn't sure what to expect. Very surprised and pleased by this place. Our tour guide knew her stuff. She was more than willing to answer any questions. The display of some of the "defendants" at Nuremberg was chilling. Robert H. Jackson is someone who really...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed March 13, 2017

If they run the movie you can learn alot about Jamestown New York. and more.Warm inside no trail's just sit and relax and listen.

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed January 23, 2017

I took advantage of Doors Open Jamestown and spent some time at the Jackson Center. Have been here several times and learn something new every time. I always have questions and the people working there always have the answer.

Date of experience: January 2017
2  Thank marcy333
Reviewed November 5, 2016

The Robert H. Jackson Center has so much to offer for anyone interested in WWII, the Nuremburg Trials, and other historical information from that era of world history. If you're visiting Jamestown for any other reason, be sure not to miss the Jackson Center.

Date of experience: December 2015
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Reviewed October 17, 2016

We spent the morning at the Jackson Center, listening to several extremely interesting presentations. This Center is an excellent organization to provide you with intellectual stimulation!

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Barbara T
Reviewed September 19, 2016

The Robert H. Jackson is in the small city of Jamestown but has great historical information there. It used by local schools and the public to host different events and to allow others to walk back in time and see historical information from the Nuremberg...More

Date of experience: November 2015
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