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First Families Kennebunkport Museum

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Wonderful Experience

We visited this Museum just after Pres.41's Memorial Service ended. It is lovely place full of all... read more

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393-On-The-Road
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Portland, Maine
Enjoy the Bush Room

We spent our entire time in the Bush family room, primarily watching the 90 minute video of George... read more

Reviewed October 27, 2018
Katherine M
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Houston, Texas
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8 Maine St, Kennebunkport, ME 04046-6015
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Reviewed today

We visited this Museum just after Pres.41's Memorial Service ended. It is lovely place full of all kinds of memorabilia from the early years of his life right on thru to nearly the end. We were fortunate enough to sign a guest book that was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 393-On-The-Road
Reviewed October 27, 2018

We spent our entire time in the Bush family room, primarily watching the 90 minute video of George H. Bush. The film was great and showed a full picture of the man, his love of family, God and the USA. We also enjoyed the photos...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Katherine M
Reviewed October 23, 2018

What a fabulous visit. So interesting and informative. History just came alive. Her narrative was so interesting-you felt like you knew the family. The Bush gallery was well worth the time as well

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank monzione
Reviewed October 14, 2018

Kennebunkport, like FDR's Campobello and Little White House in Warm Springs is the perfect retreat from the immense pressure and Goldfish Bowl of Washington. When you go through the museum it is quick to see how much family means to the Bushes and how much...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 1BamaBacker
Reviewed September 26, 2018

We have passed this place before but decided to check it out this time. We have been to George Bush’s presidential museum at Texas A&M but decided to see what they had here. The video on 41 goes over his entire life and takes at...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Steven W
Reviewed September 18, 2018

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

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank kaj2600
Reviewed September 11, 2018 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

Date of experience: September 2018
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!!

Date of experience: October 2017
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

Date of experience: July 2017
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.

Date of experience: May 2018
4  Thank Boston-Travel-Diva
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