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David Wills House

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Very Educational

Its an easy - quick - Free visit. I can actually say I learned some things about President... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Phoenixville, Pennsylvania
Willis House

This was attraction we read about but kind of put off until we were walking around Gettysburg and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Elkhorn, Wisconsin
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8 Lincoln Sq, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2205
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Its an easy - quick - Free visit. I can actually say I learned some things about President Lincoln's Gettysburg address. The place doesn't exactly jump out at you - but it is so easy to visit when you are walking in the downtown area....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was attraction we read about but kind of put off until we were walking around Gettysburg and stumbled upon it. Decided to go in and see what it looked like. A nominal fee was required, and the receptionist talked me into going ing. So...More

Thank speters4028
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice museum of another part of the story. Does not take too much time, as it is an easy read and listen on 2 floors.

Thank MO2cats
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful historic house. It gives me chills to think that Abraham Lincoln (one of our countries greatest Presidents) visited, ate, slept and finished his Gettysburg Address in this House. Don’t miss this stop when in Gettysburg.

Thank LoveHistory1863
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is no charge for admission. I was hoping it would be furnished completely with period items. Should be named David Wills Gettysburg Address House

Thank Byron T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is a lot of history in the Wills House, which is where Lincoln and Everett stayed the night before the Dedication of the Soldiers National Cemetery. A docent begins your self-guided tour with an introduction to the house and David Wills. There are historic...More

Thank ArtC437
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed that you can go through each room at your leisure and watch the video that covers the room your in and the history behind President Lincoln's visit! Also a quaint area of town for shops and food.

Thank patricialcollis
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I spent several days in Gettysburg and this home was a highlight! It's a home, a museum, a carefully crafted story about it's most famous visitor, President Abraham Lincoln. I was grateful there was not a tour guide, because we could linger...More

Thank Rebecca L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The title about sums the visit up - at least for me. The exhibit was FREE. You only see a small gift shop in the front (street facing room), another 1st floor room and two rooms upstairs. There is an elevator. One upper room has...More

Thank 18_20
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've always wanted to see what was in this house, but didn't get to until 2018 and mostly because it was advertised as free in something I got at the visitors center. It was self guided, ALOT of signs to read. There was a short...More

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September 11, 2016|
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Response from rachaelandRay | Reviewed this property |
If you really want to read, see, and listen to everything the museum has to offer, I would say 11/2 to 2 hours.