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Address: Low St., Charlestown, Nevis
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Museum and historic site, this mansion marks the birthplace of the father...

Museum and historic site, this mansion marks the birthplace of the father of the U.S. National Bank.

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Good museum to learn about Nevis

Lots of interesting things to learn about in this small but friendly museum. A very good exhibition telling Alexander Hamilton's story.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
John W
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Salisbury, United Kingdom

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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of interesting things to learn about in this small but friendly museum. A very good exhibition telling Alexander Hamilton's story.

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Middlebury, Vermont
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47 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a two story museum, the bottom floor is local history, the upper floor is specific to Hamilton. It is made up of a portable exhibit that tells the story of his life and family including bits from his very early life. Aside from the house itself there are no artifacts or reproductions from his time here. The staff... More 

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1 Thank staceyrainey
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46 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

A must see in Nevis, to visit a piece of history. An honor to be in the birthplace of Alexander Hamilton. One museum admission fee gives entry to the other museum across the way too. There's much to read about & to learn.

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1 Thank Cindy C
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

A rebuild of the house that Hamilton was born in. Very authentic. A simple museum with quite a lot of local information. The Hamilton exhibition was in an adjacent hut. Musical fans may be visiting!

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1 Thank PiersWilson
New York City, New York
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15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Great museum and tour of the early life of the American Statesman! A must see if you are on Nevis. Shows how the mind of the Federalist was formed.

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1 Thank macj1012
Santa Ana, California
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20 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed going through it, but it is not a well polished high end museum. Very quaint and as informative as a really well done high school exhibit for social studies on back to school night. The internet has more detailed and complete information. The house is not his original house, which was destroyed by an earthquake, so no real... More 

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1 Thank Christopher W
New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

As an employee of the Bank of NY Mellon, visiting Alexander Hamilton's house felt like a rite of passage. The museum itself is very basic, we learned some interesting facts about a true patriot and a smart man. It was a cool experience to walk into the actual house where he lived in as a child.

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1 Thank EricNYC10023
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24 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

This was somewhere we wanted to go to and decided to take a tour of the island and our driver stopped here. First this and the museum of Nevis are very very small. It's interesting and informative and they are proud of their museum but you will find it difficult despite the interesting subject to spend more than 30 mins.... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

The preserved history of Nevis was so educational and a Tour worth taking. The Alexander Hamilton House was amazing. So happy I had opportunity to experience this piece of history.

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Birmingham, Michigan
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14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

A small but very interesting museum in the house where Ahmilton was born. Worth a visit. Then have lunch at the neighboring Café d' Arts.

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