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First Families Kennebunkport Museum

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Best thing we did in Kennebunkport!

I highly recommend this museum and home tour, it was our favorite stop in Kennebunkport. The staff... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
kaj2600
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Alexandria, Virginia
Day attraction Kennebunkport

Impressive time capsule. Easily accessible on a day trip with welcoming and knowledgeable staff... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
nia57
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London, United Kingdom
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“old house”(3 reviews)
“bush family”(12 reviews)
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8 Maine St, Kennebunkport, ME 04046-6015
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I highly recommend this museum and home tour, it was our favorite stop in Kennebunkport. The staff is wonderful and knowledgeable and LOVE what they do. it comes through in the tour. The gift shop is also lovely! The home and tour is a great...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Impressive time capsule. Easily accessible on a day trip with welcoming and knowledgeable staff. Intimate tour of a superior 18 / 19th century family home

Thank nia57
Reviewed July 17, 2018

This museum had so much to offer and the staff was so friendly and knowledgeable. They answered any questions we had about the Bush family and the house is beautiful!!

1  Thank happygirl894
Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit. Was very interesting. I’d recommend it to everyone. Even the kids enjoyed the area It’s a must visit

Thank KathyG2031
Reviewed June 2, 2018

This was a great mix - an introduction to the one of the first families of Kennebunkport from the 1700's AND memorabilia from the First Family - George and Barbara Bush. Well worth a visit.

4  Thank Boston-Travel-Diva
Reviewed October 4, 2017

What makes this home significant is the furnishings are all original to the home. Other homes I've toured were restored and furnished with what could be foud of the period.

1  Thank Art H
Reviewed September 27, 2017 via mobile

Terrific tour of a fascinating home. Tour guide was phenomenal with great stories and facts that drew you in. Well worth the price and the time!

2  Thank craigdperry
Reviewed September 26, 2017

Good informative tour of this Greek Revival home with excellent guide. Tour made all the more interesting as original furniture etc all in place including wallpaper, carpets etc as the house remained in same family till it was given to the Kennebunkport Historical Society. We...More

1  Thank JanandDavid
Reviewed September 23, 2017 via mobile

Basically this is a tour of an old house that they bait you in with it being about presidential first families. They have 1 room on the Bushes & basically I could have seen what they had in a bookstore by flipping through some books....More

2  Thank M.j. J
Reviewed September 6, 2017

This incredibly preserved historic home was so fun. The family donated the home to the historical society providing they keep everything as is including the furniture, dishes, pots and pans, etc. Some of Celia's clothes are still in the closet. The rest of the clothing...More

2  Thank kandbgag
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