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Ulysses S. Grant Cottage

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Ulysses S. Grant Cottage

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Valerie P wrote a review Yesterday
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The grounds were beautiful, the tour guide was knowledgeable. Went with my boyfriend and my parents. The tour starts with a 10 minute video before walking up the hill to meet our tour guide. The tour only takes about 30 - 45 minutes and is very inciteful; it's only 3 rooms on
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Date of experience: July 2020
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Pathfinder746130 wrote a review Jul 10
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Great experience the staff was amazing and very informative. We will come back again. We came expecting only one person in the family that was interested in the museum to truly enjoy it. The staff was so sweet and knowledgeable and helpful that by the end of the trip they won
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Date of experience: July 2020
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Diane H wrote a review Jul 5
Albany, New York8 contributions3 helpful votes
Can't express in words how meaningful spending July 4th at Grant's Cottage immersed in the history of President Grant's time at the cottage at the end of his life in the physical world. Meeting Ben and having him conduct my tour was so special because of his extensive knowledge
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Date of experience: July 2020
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Bridget wrote a review Nov 2019
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My family went to Grant Cottage this summer and we had a great experience! Our tour started off with the back history on Grant's family and how he became bankrupt, when he moved to the cottage and the process of writing his autobiography. The tour took us through the house and
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Date of experience: July 2019
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Response from Steve P, Executive Director at Ulysses S. Grant Cottage
Responded Nov 4, 2019
Thank you for your positive comments and for taking the time to write. We are glad you enjoyed your visit to this historic treasure.
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Robin B wrote a review Oct 2019
Phoenix966 contributions487 helpful votes
We have been trying to visit for years but our schedue never coincided with the limited hours. We went on the last day of the season and almost blew it off because it was a little out of the way. I’m so glad we didn’t. This is the cottage that Grant and his family moved to
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Date of experience: October 2019
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