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Woodrow Wilson Presidential Library and Museum

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Address: 18 N Coalter St, Staunton, VA 24401-4332
Phone Number: (540)-885-0897
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Small and older but well presented for a non government supported presidential library. Maybe time to treat presidents as servants of the people again.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Small and older but well presented for a non government supported presidential library. Maybe time to treat presidents as servants of the people again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I learned a lot about this President. I did not realize how forward thinking he was. Very interesting. Nice tour. Handicapped accessible even though you don't think it will be. Staff was very friendly and helpful. Surprised it is not part of the Presidential library System.

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Dumont, New Jersey, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice little museum. I have been to other Presidential libraries and this is the smallest. You also get a tour of the house Wilson was born in. The guide Linda was a real treat. Lovely lady. Enjoyed our trip there. Nice tribute to Wilson.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My first time in a presidential library/museum. Very well put together, quite comprehensive. Everything you ever wanted to know about Woodrow Wilson.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good history review about Woodrow Wilson and world war 1. Interesting artifacts from his home and presidency....

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I enjoyed my visit here; however, people need to keep in mind that the manse is small and the overall property and museum are not very large either.

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Waynesboro, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Woodrow WIlson, famous racist and President who got us into WW1, after promising not to do so. Where have we heard that before. The old Presidential limousine in there. Old radios and stuff from the early 1900's abound. In the basement there is a WW1 bunker set up. It is interesting. We took our German exchange student Laura there. She... More 

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Rolesville, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whenever we near a Presidential Library we like to stop and visit. This was exceptional in that it included a tour of his boyhood home.

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Westminster, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The public area of this facility was 100% museum; do not expect to see anything resembling a library. The exhibits are very well done and give perspective not only the times and issues surrounding Wilson, but also his family and deteriorating heath. the limo exhibit is interesting and fun and kids will enjoy the WWI trench experience in the lower... More 

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Columbia, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On our way to New England, we stopped to see the Woodrow Wilson Library and Museum. It is a private museum and was excellent. The tour and materials were excellent and gave you a picture of a simpler time in American History. The house was a parsonage and used by his parents and gave you a very interesting picture of... More 

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