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The Georgian Museum

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A great experience

This beautiful museum shows a great history and the people who work there truly have a love for the... read more

Reviewed September 13, 2018
daniellerenae
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Lancaster, Ohio
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A Beautiful Historic Mansion

This corner house with large stately columns was the biggest mansion in Lancaster in the 19th... read more

Reviewed July 18, 2018
Doug F
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Rochester, New York
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The Georgian Museum is located in one of Lancaster's three National Historic Districts, and exemplifies early 19th century American craftsmanship. Built originally for Samuel and Sarah Maccracken in 1832 by local builder Daniel Sifford, the home...more
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105 E Wheeling St, Lancaster, OH 43130-3706
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Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

This beautiful museum shows a great history and the people who work there truly have a love for the history and you will learn a lot. We also go for teas they hold for Christmas, Valentine’s Day, Spring, etc. It’s a great experience and it...More

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FairHeritage, Public Relations Manager at The Georgian Museum, responded to this reviewResponded October 8, 2018

Thank you so much!

Reviewed July 18, 2018

This corner house with large stately columns was the biggest mansion in Lancaster in the 19th century. The guided tour was very interesting, though it is easy to hear the same stories over and over again if you visit other historic houses ("keep it tight,...More

1  Thank Doug F
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

A classic house built in the mid 1800’s. Small entry fee but comes with a guided tour with a docent who provides the history of the building and the families who owned the home. Original kitchen downstairs is fascinating. Ice house in the back yard...More

1  Thank Bob F
Reviewed October 18, 2017

Check out the Georgian Museum if in Lancaster and strolling about in the historical section of town (east side). But make sure to allow time to see it all- the Georgian boasts hundreds and hundreds of treasures that cannot be seen in just an hour...More

1  Thank margarethZ3248RD
Reviewed July 18, 2017

You will not forget your visit to the Georgian. We have lived here for 39 years and I haven't forgotten my first visit. Not for young kids but for those who want to know more about how people live a century ago or even two...More

2  Thank Steven S
Reviewed April 24, 2017

The ladies were very informative. Everyone seemed to have a great time here. They ever got to do a craft!

1  Thank TruthSlinger
Reviewed October 23, 2016

We took the tour. Guides were very knowledgeable. Learned a lot of history of the area The tour took over 90 minutes. Cost with discount $4.50

1  Thank CSE132014
Reviewed October 23, 2016

If you love touring older homes, you will not want to miss stopping at the Georgian Museum. The home is just beautiful and full of period antiques..They have done a wonderful job restoring the home, Our tour guide was very good and knowledgeable.Loved the restoration...More

1  Thank MJS504
Reviewed September 28, 2016

We'd debated during lunch whether we'd take in another house tour or find another type attraction. We certainly would have missed an exceptionally interesting afternoon had we opted out! Georgian Museum has been superbly restored and is full of beautiful furnishings. It is that, but...More

2  Thank cmpoz
Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

Again, another really good site to visit and the guides are very well trained and knowledgeable. The guide was very entertaining and spoke about the history and story of the house. Further the period antiques are great and varied with lots of stories associated with...More

1  Thank Shawn H
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