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The President Woodrow Wilson House

2340 S St NW, Washington DC, DC 20008-4016
+1 202-387-4062
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The well-preserved former house of President Woodrow Wilson.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“embassy row” (19 reviews)
“wilson's life” (12 reviews)
“dupont circle” (18 reviews)
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2340 S St NW, Washington DC, DC 20008-4016
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Located among the embassies in the Kalorama neighborhood near Dupont Circle, the Wilson House is where the 28th president and his second wife lived from 1921 until his death in 1924 (and hers in 1961). An understated, early 20th century home, it has been kept...More

Thank LMOverby
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The tours begin on the hour beginning at 10:00 am. Jeremiah was our docent. He was excellent. President and Mrs. Wilson lived in this home after they left the White House. Filled with lots of artifacts and history. We were glad we took the time...More

Thank Olivia2840
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Our son and his wife took my wife and I to the Woodrow Wilson House for fathers day. We have lived in the immediate DC area for 23 years and had never been to it. The guide was superb, the 15 minute video well prepares...More

Thank Tom P
Sarah A, Manager at The President Woodrow Wilson House, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2017

I'm so happy you enjoyed the tour! Please note that the elevator is very narrow and only smaller wheelchairs will fit. We have a transfer chair available for those who are able to switch from larger wheelchairs. Happy Father's Day!

Reviewed 17 June 2017

This museum was an easy walk from our hotel, The Fairfax at Embassy Row, and we were the first visitors of the day. We thoroughly enjoyed the guided tour of this lovely home and learning about the President and his second wife, who lived there...More

Thank Retiredme
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

This destination is not high on the Washington, D.C. Tourist trail, but if you are in the vicinity it is absolutely worth the hour tour, out guide Faye was extremely knowledgeable about the house and its occupants, she talked us through items in the different...More

Thank Alexandra R
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Spending ten days in DC, and not returning to many of the memorials and museums I've visited before, I had time to seek out some of the lesser know sites like Wilson's house. I found this far more interesting than I expected. The house is...More

5  Thank dskid
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Question: Who was the only American President to select Washington, D.C., to be his home following his final term in office, after he left the White House? Answer: Woodrow Wilson. Located at 2340 South Street Northwest, just off Washington's Embassy Row, not far from DuPont...More

Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Gorgeous historic sight in a great neighborhood. Stopped in here and it was a great site. You learn a lot about an oft-forgotten President in his house. I really enjoyed this tour and would recommend it. Well worth the admission price. Not crowded and very...More

Thank tchoiniere
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

The tour was well planned. You do not need to know any history of Wilson because in the beginning of the tour, you will watch a brief video of the contributions Wilson made to the presidency and U.S. history. The tour guides are knowledgeable of...More

Thank Dawan D
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Nice house in a nice neighborhood of DC. Its a short walk from the Dupont Circle Metro stop. While your in the area you can also walk by all the embassies. The house is pretty interesting. The house was opened as a museum after the...More

1  Thank TouristMD
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Private Event info is on our website under the tab for Site Rental. There should be a link on both that page and the Trip Advisor listing for an email contact. Thanks!
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