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The Home of a Less Famous President

The Pierce Manse is worth a visit. Check the days and dates that it is open, since visiting times... read more

Reviewed October 12, 2017
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West Orange, New Jersey
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A must for history lovers and people following the Presidential trail. A nice tour and well done... read more

Reviewed September 12, 2017
Tim S
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Olmito, Texas
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Greek Revival home once owned by former President Franklin Pierce.
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14 Horseshoe Pond Ln, Concord, NH 03301-5028
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Reviewed October 12, 2017

The Pierce Manse is worth a visit. Check the days and dates that it is open, since visiting times are irregular. The home is maintained by a private group of people who aim to protect and promote the presidency of Franklin Pierce, a man some...More

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Reviewed September 12, 2017 via mobile

A must for history lovers and people following the Presidential trail. A nice tour and well done. Hours are a bit limited which makes scheduling hard. The word manse makes it difficult for many to know what this site is about

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Reviewed August 29, 2017 via mobile

Excellent tour with very knowledgeable guide. A lot of original Pierce belongings in a well restored home.

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Reviewed August 22, 2017

The Friends of Pierce Mansion saved this historical landmark from ruin, moved it to current location, refurbished it and maintain it for tours and special events. The Docent Led tour was filled with interesting information about the President, his family, the home, and the town...More

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Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

Our tour guide was excellent! He was a wealth of information about Franklin Pierce, our 14th President as well as historical facts about Concord. The house contains many items that belonged to the Pierce family. Very informative!

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Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

My family and I took a tour of the house and did not know that it was closing soon, so the staff said they'd give us a quick version of the tour and they ended up staying 30 minutes after closing time to finish a...More

Thank Lexi W
Reviewed August 9, 2017

This is something you want to do. Marty, who was our tour guide was absolutely great. He was very knowledgeable and friendly. We got there late and they took us on a tour even though they had to stay late.

Thank jljoneslegal11
Reviewed August 8, 2017

We spent about an hour at this wonderful museum and learned the Franklin Pierce story from a docent who made the history come alive. Well worth the $7 entry fee to hear about a President who doesn't get a lot of coverage.

Thank brug171
Reviewed July 18, 2017

Really enjoyed our visit and tour, guide was very accommodating, well informed and answered all our questions. Really interested in their lecture series.

Thank JVC3515
Reviewed November 11, 2016

Because we were there on a Sunday, we could not get into the house, but judging from the exterior I think I would try to go back again. The building is located in the Concord Historic District, and I highly recommend you take about 5-10...More

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