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National Susan B. Anthony Museum & House

Closed Now: 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Well worth the stop - even if you are not a history buff!

This was the primary reason for stopping in Rochester. Property consists of two homes - hers and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Peg W
Indianapolis, Indiana
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Super Informative

I brought my daughter here so she could learn about the fight for equality and the importance of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
David G
Toronto, Canada
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“women's rights”(18 reviews)
“her sister”(7 reviews)
“amazing woman”(5 reviews)
The National Susan B. Anthony Museum & House shares the story of Susan B. Anthony's lifelong struggle to gain voting rights for women and equal rights for all. We keep her vision alive and relevant by preserving and sharing Anthony's National...more
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17 Madison St, Rochester, NY 14608-1928
+1 585-235-6124
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was the primary reason for stopping in Rochester. Property consists of two homes - hers and her sister’s next door, which houses the museum and a parking lot for visitors. Also free parking on the street. House was nice but the stories and history...More

Thank Peg W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I brought my daughter here so she could learn about the fight for equality and the importance of voting. Our tour guide was super knowledgeable and went to great lengths to teach my daughter about Ms. Anthony & her hard work. Anyone with young daughters...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This experience showed how little I knew about the work that has been done to give women the rights we take for granted today. Suddenly I was more aware of the changes in the world I’ve lived in. When I read the Feminine Mystique in...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good quality historical attraction. The tour was short and informative, helping you to visualize the real Susan B. Anthony and the times she lived in. The tour guide I had did not mention Hillary (as another reviewer says), but she did go into detail about...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Finding ourselves with a free (rainy) afternoon, we made our way to the Susan B. Anthony House. The tour was just starting so they let us join before paying, a nice courtesy! Very informative. We had 2 guides who made the tour very educational and...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The realization of how women were third class citizens behind white men and men of color along with how women were suppressed is humbling and empowering. The shorthand book and the very old and small typewriters help to bring perspective to it all. Frederick Douglas...More

1  Thank 507poconomom
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

This is an interesting historical site. However, the tour is served up with a heavy dose of fangirl boosterism for the latest martyr of the patriarchy (the sainted Hillary). If that’s your thing, you’ll love visiting here. If it’s not, you can find other sites...More

Thank James B
Reviewed August 6, 2018

The house and artifacts were delightful, and the tour given by the volunteer docent was really amazing. My family learned a lot and thoroughly enjoyed themselves. The volunteers working also gave us information on restaurants and other attractions.

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Deborah L. H, President & CEO at National Susan B. Anthony Museum & House, responded to this reviewResponded August 13, 2018

Thank you so much! We are delighted that you enjoyed your experience at the Anthony Museum.

Reviewed August 5, 2018

We had some time and Susan B. was around the corner. We had a private tour that took us around a piece of history. Lots of original artifacts are on display.

Thank Ralph T
Reviewed July 27, 2018

Had a convention in Rochester, NY, finished early stopped at "1872" for pizza, then went to Susan B Anthony (wife picked this one, was not the only man there) House & Museum. Very historical, lot of 1800's history, and lifestyle in 1800's. Walking tour thru...More

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May 29, 2018|
Response from DT25 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, behind the gift shop.
February 12, 2017|
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Response from Deborah L. H | Property representative |
Adult Admission is $15, $10 for seniors, $5 for students. There is an adjacent parking lot and ample parking on the street, no charge.
January 26, 2015|
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Response from Sarah A | Property representative |
Hello, the Museum is open Tuesday - Sunday, from 11am - 5pm, throughout the year. As the tours last 45-60 minutes, the last one of the day leaves the Visitor Center at 4pm.