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Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site

Closed Now: 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Open today: 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
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While attending a family reunion in NH I decided to visit the Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Beverly hills, fl
Loved it, Loved it and Loved it

We did not really know what to expect. It was a wonderful visit. The grounds and buildings are... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dan F
Salem, Massachusetts
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Once the home of sculptor Augustus Saint-Gaudens, this beautiful home and garden is now open to the public for free concerts and picnics.
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Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
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Maxfield Parrish Highway, Cornish, NH
+1 603-675-2175
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Reviewed 4 days ago

While attending a family reunion in NH I decided to visit the Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site in Cornish NH. Not knowing much about the sculptor I was truly amazed at his masterpieces and his life. Start your tour of this site by attending the short...More

Thank Jimbilly
Reviewed 1 week ago

Start at the visitor center with a 10-15 minute video about saint gaudens. Very helpful for understanding the overall site and history behind each statue. The farragut and shaw memorial reproductions are amazing. very wonderful grounds for taking a walk. Don't miss seeing the work...More

Thank Zephyr_Travel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did not really know what to expect. It was a wonderful visit. The grounds and buildings are well kept. Parking was free. If you have problems walking, then this is NOT for you. To get from building to building you will need to walk...More

Thank Dan F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I toured the Saint-Gaudens NH Site last week. What a magnificent, extensive property! I had seen the Shaw Memorial in the National Gallery in Washington, D.C. but it has an even greater impact out-of-doors. Also, the Adams Memorial is more impressive outside...More

Thank sundown_10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have visited Saint-Gaudens on two occasions. The most moving of the sculptures for me are the Shaw Memorial and the Mystery of the Hereafter. While one has a national significance the other was made for a more personal reason. Learn about them and they...More

Thank Jack D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

While visiting with my brothers and sister in law we decided to take ride up north and learn about Saint Gaudens the sculptor. It's a National Historical Site run by the National Park Services. We had a few of the Senior Passes so our admission...More

Thank kathiev_13
Reviewed August 13, 2018

There was a time when great artists designed our coins! Here's the home of one of them! Beautiful, moving, well-curated and set in a lovely part of New Hampshire. Seeing the bronze Shaw Memorial in a garden setting is almost a religious experience. There are...More

Thank Eileen C
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

I visited this 40 years ago while attending college in New Hampshire. I forgot how beautiful it was. You walk through beautiful grounds while viewing the sculptures. They had a wonderful etching exhibit . As a special treat we got to listen to a free...More

Thank Milford_PaMooseman
Reviewed August 6, 2018

We all loved it. You are able to see the actual first prototype of the sculptures. Sherman's bust seems like it is looking at you. DO NOT miss the cameos. They are exquisite. The house, the carriages, his studio, and even the tree he planted...More

Thank Ingrid M
Reviewed July 17, 2018

We live near Saint-Gaudens and visit periodically, especially if we have guests. The setting is beautiful and it's a good place for a picnic, but you can learn a lot about relief sculptures, and see smaller models of some famous works. It is especially good...More

Thank SusanA3170
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Response from RM1Paris | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry, I have no idea. I don't recall seeing any pets. Call the National Park Service, they will help.