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Pierce Manse

14 Horseshoe Pond Lane, Concord, NH 03301-5028
+1 603-225-4555
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Beautiful Manse In A Scenic Location

Because we were there on a Sunday, we could not get into the house, but judging from the exterior... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2016
Presidential home worth the visit

If you're looking for a Monticello or Mount Vernon you'll be disappointed. This rather small house... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2016
David D
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Greek Revival home once owned by former President Franklin Pierce.
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  • Very good62%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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14 Horseshoe Pond Lane, Concord, NH 03301-5028
+1 603-225-4555
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Reviewed 11 November 2016

Because we were there on a Sunday, we could not get into the house, but judging from the exterior I think I would try to go back again. The building is located in the Concord Historic District, and I highly recommend you take about 5-10...More

Thank dave2840
Reviewed 16 October 2016

If you're looking for a Monticello or Mount Vernon you'll be disappointed. This rather small house was moved to it's present small site tucked into a neighborhood. There are some farmland views behind the home. The cost is minimal and they have a small entry...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 31 August 2016

The Manse is the only home ever owned by Franklin Pierce, 14th President of the United States. Fortunately, the house was moved from downtown Concord to this more park-like setting. A small visitor center offers a video and exhibit about Pierce. An informative guided tour...More

Thank Rock1774
Reviewed 20 August 2016

The docent led tour of the house was quite informative in getting to know about Franklin Pierce and his work and family life.

Thank Emily M
Reviewed 3 August 2016

because it seems the air conditioning units temperature remains high until a tour begins. Informative. Tour guide clearly embraces the man, Pierce and is proud of the Pierce Manse. Many personnel belongings of the Pierce family and period pieces. Plenty of parking. Plan to spend...More

Thank pearl33814
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

We were running late and showed up right at closing. The ladies giving tours were so nice and offered us a last minute abbreviated tour. It was fantastic! The tour guide was very knowledgeable of Franklin Pierce and the time period. Unfortunately very little was...More

Thank Kristen B
Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

The Pierce Manse is staffed by volunteers who clearly care about the impression of Franklin Pierce that you take away. Our guide, Cinny, gave us an in-depth depth tour of the Manse itself, explaining how the building was saved from demolition and moved to its...More

1  Thank watcher30
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Quaint home of Franklin Pierce in Concord. Need reservations. Tour was interesting and full of historical facts.

Thank glkeller
Reviewed 21 October 2015

Wonderful that this piece of history was saved from being demolished. Easy to get to and an easy tour.

Thank 50StatesBucketlist
Reviewed 12 October 2015

We walked past the house but did not go onto the grounds. Located at the top of a hill (no hill climbing necessary), there is a nice view at the rear of the property.

Thank USAwalkers
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