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General William Hart House

350 Main Street, Old Saybrook, CT 06475
+1 860-395-3123
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History at its finest

The amount of Old Saybrook historical data at this location is fantastic. Everyone that staffs this... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2016
Dana C
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Old Saybrook, Connecticut
Beautiful House With a Great Story

You must spend a lot of time in this house if you love history. Outside the house is an... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2014
QNPoohBear
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Rhode Island
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27 Jun 2016
“History at its finest”
28 May 2014
“Beautiful House With a Great Story”
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350 Main Street, Old Saybrook, CT 06475
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+1 860-395-3123
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Reviewed 27 June 2016

The amount of Old Saybrook historical data at this location is fantastic. Everyone that staffs this facility is friendly and very helpful. One stop shopping for all local history research.

Thank Dana C
Reviewed 28 May 2014

You must spend a lot of time in this house if you love history. Outside the house is an architectural gem with mnay unique features. There's also a beautiful garden to explore. Inside, you're first treated to an introductory video on the house and the...More

6  Thank QNPoohBear
Reviewed 29 July 2013

The General William Hart House was built in 1767 and it is one of the grandest houses in Connecticut. General Hart’s home was typical of the residences of the well-to-do New England settlers. It contains many Georgian features and architectural influences more common to Williamsburg,...More

4  Thank Irmy H
Reviewed 26 December 2011

Spent a couple of hours getting private tour , nice place, great docents.

1  Thank brynulf
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Irmy H
The General William Hart House in Old Saybrook, CT is not a restaurant, but a residence formerly owned by General William Hart and now owned by the Old Saybrook Historical Society. If you like History it is certainly worth a visit, but plan on eating down the street at a number of great restaurants,
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The General William Hart House in Old Saybrook, CT is not a restaurant, but a residence formerly owned by General William Hart and now owned by the Old Saybrook Historical Society. If you like History it is certainly worth a... More
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