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Harriet Tubman Home

180 South St., Auburn, NY 13021-5636
+1 315-252-2081
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New National Park Unit in Auburn, New York

An amazing woman Harriet Tubman was. Learning about the underground railroad is simply amazing. One... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
ELFDUDE
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Scottsdale, Arizona
We became part of a school tour/visit

This is a must see - a NPS site, but the excellence is due to the loving care of Mr. Paul Carter... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
CatKcentralIllinois
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central Illinois
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180 South St., Auburn, NY 13021-5636
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+1 315-252-2081
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Reviewed 3 days ago

An amazing woman Harriet Tubman was. Learning about the underground railroad is simply amazing. One of the difficulties with this new National Park Units is sharing information with there visitors as well as limited hours of the park. Upon our arrival a huge school group...More

Thank ELFDUDE
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a must see - a NPS site, but the excellence is due to the loving care of Mr. Paul Carter. His rapport with students and visitors is amazing - he also loves Harriet Tubman. Do not miss this site - and then visit...More

1  Thank CatKcentralIllinois
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walk in the footsteps of a woman whose footsteps led to freedom. Great presentation. Beautiful grounds.

1  Thank Tricia S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The day we arrived, there were no tours being offered. This is atypical as tours are offered most days. There was a big pilgrimage event planned but it was cancelled due to rain. However, the buildings were all open and we were able to go...More

1  Thank Bhappy122
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful visit of about 90 minutes with my mother-in-law this afternoon. I'm continually blown away by the historical importance of this area of New York, though frequently sad about the state of sites that have fallen into disrepair. I was, however, happy to...More

1  Thank Ariel B
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

My friend and I went on Feb 23, our guide, Christina, was very knowledgeable and we loved her enthusiasm. If you're a history buff it's well worth a visit. Harriet's grave is also nearby in the Fort Hill cemetery.

2  Thank AngryLovebird
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I highly recommend Harriet Tubman Home for people of all ages: school age and up. American History at its best. You will not be disappointed!

3  Thank lauralee882017
Reviewed 13 February 2017

On inauguration day, we visited and toured the Harriet Tubman Home and museum. Harriet Tubman was a major conductor in the underground railroad.

2  Thank Lews C
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Having just received National Historical Park designation, this site provides the visitor a glimpse into the lives of slaves in the 19th century effort to gain freedom for slaves in the South. It is a course in history for school-age children and will serve as...More

2  Thank Willis D
Reviewed 30 January 2017

very enjoyable visit. learned a lot more than i thought i would. staff was incredible and very knowledgable.

2  Thank erozelle
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mlcspouse
Is there a fee to get in?
24 September 2016|
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Response from MaryBikes | Reviewed this property |
Sorry to be so long in answering. I think it was 5 dollars.
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Kathleen M
Will it be open May 30 ,2016 memorial day?
30 May 2016|
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Response from James M | Reviewed this property |
Not normally open on a Monday but they may well be open on Memorial Day, def call or email. Remember to arrive about 10 minutes before the hour to get the guided tour.
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Ann H
How do I get there by Public Transportation?
4 September 2015|
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Response from Alice R | Reviewed this property |
I don't know...look up Auburn Ny bus maybe?
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