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“American History”

Greenbrier Historical Society and North House Museum
Ranked #2 of 17 things to do in Lewisburg
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Tennessee
Level 4 Contributor
26 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“American History”
Reviewed April 24, 2013

Unusually good for this type of museum. My wife liked the old furniture, etc.; I liked the old pioneer artifacts; actually went there to see the big gun used at Ft. Donnelly. The guided tour was excellent, and there is a room off tour with files of historic material which may be viewed by request, if desired.
Visited July 2012, family reunion.
Photos not encouraged.
Book and Gift shop available.

Visited July 2012
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English first
Rainelle, West Virginia
Level 5 Contributor
56 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Very informative”
Reviewed April 10, 2013

This museum was really neat. The guided tour was very informative and I learned a lot of new stuff about the area while looking and historical items.

Visited October 2012
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Maryland
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276 reviews
72 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
“Unusually well done for this type”
Reviewed March 31, 2013

This one is an old manor house furnished in the upper class English tradition that you see in places like Williamsburg and Mount Vernon, although it is not quite that old. We often stop at museums of this type, and don't expect to get much out of it. this case, we had a personal tour from a very knowledgeable woman, and as we know a few things ourselves, it turned out to be a mutual exploration of a way of life that was instrumental in this nation's history. Strongly recommended.

Visited March 2013
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