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Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site

1230 N Delaware St, Indianapolis, IN 46202-2531
+1 317-631-1888
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Great historical place to visit

Most of the items in the house were items that belonged to the president (and Miami OH graduate... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ryan S
Superbly maintained Victorian home with outstanding tour guides

This presidential site is superbly maintained and curated, with wonderfully knowledgeable tour... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tom B
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Silver Spring, Maryland
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 15:30
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1230 N Delaware St, Indianapolis, IN 46202-2531
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+1 317-631-1888
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Most of the items in the house were items that belonged to the president (and Miami OH graduate). If you like history, this is worth it. It is $10, but there are some discounts for AAA, seniors and children. It is a nice tour and...More

Thank Ryan S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This presidential site is superbly maintained and curated, with wonderfully knowledgeable tour guides.

Thank Tom B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As we were on vacation from the UK it was an opportunity to visit a former presidents memorial and burial site, and I'm glad the we took it. We also got up to the very top of Crown Hill which is where many of the...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful visit. Very informative. Tour was about an hour so give extra time to enjoy rest of property.

Thank Karen123WV
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enter via the Carriage House/Welcome Center. There are a few parking spots behind the house. Public restrooms are behind the house as well. Docents are awesome! Great history lessons. Harrisons have an interesting story.

Thank Lora L
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Our guide, Paige, a student at Butler Univ. was so knowledgeable and friendly. She didn't rush us and managed to talk about everything from light fixtures to wall paper to furniture, paintings, Abraham Lincoln, the first female Presidential candidate (she ran against Benjamin Harrison) and...More

1  Thank AprilinCali
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Took a nice tour of The President Benjamin Harrison home. The guide was a knowledgeable young lady. Took time for everyone to look around and could answer questions. Beautiful three story home. Staircase in main room is impressive. The service stairs you go down at...More

Thank Doug E
Reviewed 18 April 2017

This is quite impressive for a President's house. It has a tremendous amount of original family items and preserves the original interior. Many smaller items are on display to be referenced during the tour to expand the explanation of the family's contribution to government service...More

Thank greenfeet
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Great field trip. Very informational and very well done!!!!! They kept the kids engaged and did a wonderful job explaining everything about the house!!!

Thank Jamie V
Reviewed 24 March 2017

What impressed both myself and my wife was that over 70% of the furnishings are original and they allow you to take pictures (not flash) inside the home. Tour last between 1 and 1 hour and 15 minutes and you really go at your own...More

1  Thank NSF4040
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Margaret W
My husband is in a wheelchair. Are you accessible? Are there any tours around Feb 21st?
10 February 2015|
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Response from Benjamin_Harrison | Property representative |
Yes--this National Historic Landmark is fully accessible, with ramps leading into the house and full elevator access to all 3 floors.
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Margaret W
My husband is in a wheelchair. Are you accessible? Are there any tours around Feb 21st?
10 February 2015|
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Response from campsalot | Property representative |
Hello, We have a ramp up to the front door and a elevator. Tours begin in the Welcome Center (carriage house). On Sat. Feb. 21st we are open from 10:00 to 3:30. Tours are on the hour and half hour. Tours last about one hour... More
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