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Osborne Homestead Museum

500 Hawthorne Ave, Derby, CT 06418-1020
+1 203-734-2513
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A total unexpected surprise!

My husband and I were so surprised to find this wonderful place literally tucked away in Derby... read more

Reviewed 21 February 2018
Susan W
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Milford, Connecticut
Great place to visit and educational.

This is a neat home that is well preserved and worth a visit. For the Christmas holiday it is... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2016
WoodbridgeFoodfan
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Woodbridge
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21 Feb 2018
“A total unexpected surprise!”
7 Oct 2016
“Great place to visit and educational.”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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500 Hawthorne Ave, Derby, CT 06418-1020
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+1 203-734-2513
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Reviewed 21 February 2018

My husband and I were so surprised to find this wonderful place literally tucked away in Derby. Beautiful walks and nature attractions but most of all the people working there were so informative and went out of there way to make our tour of the...More

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Reviewed 8 October 2016

This is a neat home that is well preserved and worth a visit. For the Christmas holiday it is decorated with a theme and is always well done. The docents are informative, there are grounds, gardens etc. to enjoy.

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Reviewed 20 April 2016

Wonderful place that is hidden in the City of Derby was a total shocker 4 me. This is a beautiful place 2 take any girl/boy scouts to. I did this w/ my girl scouts as leader on many occasions. Even Christmas time was I thought...More

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Reviewed 21 August 2014

I did not even know this house existed before my visit. Visitors tour two stories of a home that was built in the mid-1800s and remodeled/expanded in the 1920s. Upon businesswoman Frances Osborne Kellogg's death in the 1950s, it was given to the state of...More

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