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Becky Thatcher's House

Hannibal, MO
+1 573-221-9010
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Fans of Twain will enjoy this look at Tom's "love."

Becky Thatcher figures so prominently in the story of Huck Finn and this house is right across the... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
marathonmess
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Panama City, Florida
Part of the deal

We went in because it was part of the deal with the Twain house and museum. It was ok, but we... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
Brian B
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good25%
  • Average36%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible2%
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Hannibal, MO
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

Becky Thatcher figures so prominently in the story of Huck Finn and this house is right across the street from the Mark Twain boyhood home; so it's an easy addition to the tour and included in the ticket. The plywood Tom & Becky images in...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2017

We went in because it was part of the deal with the Twain house and museum. It was ok, but we passed through fairly quickly. It might have been more interesting for a family with young kids. Still, if you want to learn more about...More

Thank Brian B
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Visted Becky Thatcher's house as part of the package tour available on location. Well maintained easy to navigate.

Thank Patricia M
Reviewed 16 June 2017

This was included in the package tour for ten dollars. Interesting history about Hannibal back in the day.

Thank paul m
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Part of this house is presented as an education centre for students comparing the period in which the books are set with the current day. However, for us, the most fascinating exhibits related to Laura Hawkins, the real life figure who was the inspiration for...More

Thank bsandrs
Reviewed 1 June 2017

The highlight was seeing a photo of the inspiration for Becky Thatcher as an adult with Mark Twain. A few artifacts of old schools.

Thank Pamela B
Reviewed 7 May 2017

This house tells all about Becky Thatcher and has a small gift shop, along with a lot of pictures and articles of clothing etc from that time period. it was neat.

Thank Bamafan222003
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Becky Thatcher house is part of the price of admission. It is kind of amazing how people used to live.

Thank tacolbert
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Part of your ticket includes a visit to this house. Its laid out very well and the exhibits are easy to read for children. The kids enjoyed learning more about this part of the Tom Sawyer story.

Thank david g
Reviewed 30 March 2017

We saw it included with the Mark Twain tour and so that was acceptable. But, I would not have paid for a tour separately.

Thank Jeff R
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