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Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site

1230 N Delaware St, Indianapolis, IN 46202-2531
+1 317-631-1888
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A must visit

The burial site of Benjamin Harrison was worth the visit. It is large, includes his wife, has good... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2016
Fav26V
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Seattle, Washington
The best presidential home

This is our 6th presidential home this year and because of our fantastic tour guide and the house... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2016
Megan A
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1230 N Delaware St, Indianapolis, IN 46202-2531
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Reviewed 3 November 2016

The burial site of Benjamin Harrison was worth the visit. It is large, includes his wife, has good information, is well kept too. Very interesting to spend some time viewing.

1  Thank Fav26V
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

This is our 6th presidential home this year and because of our fantastic tour guide and the house itself; it's our favorite. We spent so much time there and the staff is so knowledgeable. You will learn so much and be really happy you went....More

1  Thank Megan A
Reviewed 18 October 2016

A beautiful walk through home of the centennial president (to George Washington). Plenty to see, and we had a fantastic docent that led us through the home. Lot's of period piece and personal items of the president including his desk, dinnerware, personal home gym products...More

1  Thank Porthos7
Reviewed 16 October 2016

I have been to several presidential houses and this was one of my favorites. The guides knew all sorts of interesting information and made the tour fun. You can take in the whole house in about an hour but it's definitely worth a stop if...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2016

We always search out presidential homes on our road trips. The tour of this Harrison home was definitely worth the stop. We were in awe of our guide, Jan. She was probably the most knowledgeable guide we have ever had in a presidential home. Don't...More

1  Thank PopPopRich
Reviewed 4 October 2016

The tour of the house was made especially interesting by the tour guide, who was very knowledgeable of the house and the former president. The house was a look into life at that time.

1  Thank AL_Pete
Reviewed 3 October 2016

While in Indianapolis this is definitely a place to visit, especially if you are interested in Presidential history. The docents were knowledgeable and the tour took you on three floors of the house. The covered all aspects of Harrison's life, including information about his wife...More

1  Thank 1890girl
Reviewed 3 October 2016

This was one of the best tours we have ever experienced. The guide was very knowledgeable. The home contains original furniture. Did not know much about President Harrison prior to the tour. He was an extraordinary man and very interesting family. Well worth your time.

1  Thank Norma H
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

I was here with a senior group. We had a guide - split group up in 10 people each. The guide was very knowledgable. It was interesting to see items in the house - some being belongings of the Harrison family including photos & other...More

1  Thank cookieladyangel
Reviewed 28 September 2016

This IS a lovely home. And that alone makes it worth the stop in downtown Indianapolis. Extremely well maintained, with most of the furnishings having actually belonged to President Harrison and his wife Caroline. It is hoped you will be allowed a tour of the...More

Thank Courtney W
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Margaret W
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
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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