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The Underground Railroad Museum at Belmont Mansion

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Painful Past Brought to Life

Unless you are with a group, you may find yourself taking a private tour, as was the case when a... read more

Reviewed January 6, 2017
Sheila S
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
A visit to Belmont Mansion

We visited on a Saturday and found our way in to the tour.We were greeted by Jim and appreciated... read more

Reviewed November 5, 2016
Tom L
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New Castle, Delaware
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Jan 6, 2017
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2000 Belmont Mansion Dr, Fairmount Park, Philadelphia, PA 19131-3713
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Reviewed September 2, 2017 via mobile

I found the museum very informative and interesting . Really gave us a insight into the Underground Railroad , and about the routes, methods of communications. We got to see the stairs the slaves went up to hide

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed January 6, 2017

Unless you are with a group, you may find yourself taking a private tour, as was the case when a friend and I utlized our Groupon purchase. We were fortunate to be accompanied by Tabia, a knowledgeable and understanding staff member. There is a short...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed November 5, 2016 via mobile

We visited on a Saturday and found our way in to the tour.We were greeted by Jim and appreciated his insight of the estate.We agree that better signage is needed.Definitely worth the visit.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Tom L
Reviewed July 18, 2016

There was no signage when we pulled up so it was difficult to know where to go. The staff was friendly and getting ready for a wedding. We watched a short video and toured two stories of the house. Just wish there were more information...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed November 7, 2015

The underground railroad museum at Belmont Mansion was a groupon find. It was simple to locate and the staff was super friendly... once you could find them. We arrived at 10:45 (15 mins before they open) and wandered the grounds. We tried almost all the...More

Date of experience: November 2015
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