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Well done presentation on our 17th and controversial President

When you enter the visitor center you will be given a time to meet for a Ranger tour of Johnson's... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Worth Stopping

The Andrew Johnson National Historic site is a beautiful location and has some great information... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When you enter the visitor center you will be given a time to meet for a Ranger tour of Johnson's homestead - his home before and after his presidency. The home is located a few blocks away, so you can either walk the few uphill...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Andrew Johnson National Historic site is a beautiful location and has some great information. The visitors center is very nice, filled with great history. The Johnson house is is great condition and the rangers have tons of fun information about it. it's worth stopping...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed October 30, 2018

Stopped in on my way back to NC, and really enjoyed visiting all parts of the Historic Site. Grounds are well kept, and the displays are informative. Great piece of our nation's history.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed October 16, 2018

Excellent overview of a difficult time and challenging presidency. Good to see that we overcame a terrible period in our history as a country. The National Park System hits one out of the park, like always. Three cheers for the park rangers! Detour to Greenville,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 13, 2018

Want to know about a US President, This is the place to go. Wonder film about the presidency of Andrew Johnson and great displays in the buildings one can visit at this site.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Barbara S
Reviewed October 2, 2018

This is a no entry fee facility and make sure to watch the video in the visitor center for detailed information on Andrew Johnson before your tour. We toured the visitor center and the National Cemetery high up on a hill. Great views. The entire...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 18, 2018

On a recent vacation to Tennessee, I wanted to include a stop at the Andrew Johnson National Historic Site. As an American history buff, I love visiting sites and learning more about the individuals. I have always felt that Johnson was a “wrong place, wrong...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed seeing the video about the life of Andrew Johnson today. The setting is unique in downtown Greeneville. You must go inside the museum section which houses so many interesting items that explain the contributions that Andrew Johnson made to history. The rangers were...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 30, 2018

We planned a short trip to visit the homes of President Johnson in Greeneville, President Jackson in Hermitage, and President Polk in Columbia. Our first stop in Greeneville was at the Andrew Johnson National Historic Site the only one of the 3 that is part...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 17, 2018

The Andrew Johnson National Historic Site is comprised of several locations including the interesting and helpful visitors center (be sure to watch the short film on Andrew Johnson's life and the small museum) which also includes Johnson's original and unrestored tailor shop, Johnson's childhood home...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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James C
June 28, 2017|
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Response from SoxFan_2013 | Reviewed this property |
I would check out the visitor center. The exhibits are informative and Pres. Johnson's tailor shop is in there. Also, the view from Pres. Johnson's grave is worth the short drive over there.
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Response from jennifer s | Reviewed this property |
The website mentions a Christmas closure, but I don't see a New Year's one mentioned. You might want to try calling them sometime this week or next so you don't drive over there just to be disappointed.