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The Frost Place

158 Ridge Rd, Franconia, NH 03580
+1 603-823-5510
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Frost Residence from 1915-1920. Interesting Find.

We stumbled on this place on our way to Polly's Pancake Parlor. It was a special find. Robert... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2016
Angela H
,
Boulder, Colorado
A Walk Through the Poetry Trail

We strolled through the paved trail behind the museum with periodic stops at markers to read... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2016
BeBe_Bon
,
Houston, Texas
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  • Poor2%
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“house tour” (4 reviews)
“the barn” (4 reviews)
“short trail” (4 reviews)
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Hours Today: 13:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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158 Ridge Rd, Franconia, NH 03580
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+1 603-823-5510

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Reviewed 26 October 2016

We stumbled on this place on our way to Polly's Pancake Parlor. It was a special find. Robert Frost lived here from 1915-1920. There is a poetry trail through the woods that highlight some of Frost's notable works. The house has a poet-in-residence program, as...More

Thank Angela H
Reviewed 19 October 2016

We strolled through the paved trail behind the museum with periodic stops at markers to read Frost's poetry. A nice walk which takes 20-30 minutes.

1  Thank BeBe_Bon
Reviewed 15 October 2016

After seeing his grave in Bennington, this was perfect. This was one of his houses in VT until he moved (got too cold to stay!). He had a great view. Walk the trail of his poetry. That was great. There is a video to see...More

Thank erwretired
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped here with our kids. The house tour was self guided and you could only go in a few rooms of the house. The other rooms were blocked off. There was a 20 minute video you could watch about Frost and his life. There...More

Thank Familyof5inCt
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Frost lived in several places, this is one of the two where he spent the most time. It's a self guided tour, but only half the house is open - the other half is for the poet in residence - even when they're not in...More

Thank David Z
Reviewed 29 September 2016

The Gardening Club taking responsibility for keeping this historic site going is doing a great job; we had a great time reflecting on the poetry of Robert Frost on the garden walk, and the house is being kept up well. You really get a good...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 7 August 2016

This is a stop where it's great to ponder your surroundings and the great Robert Frost who called this place home. I loved just sitting on the front porch and taking in the magnificent views of Mt. Lafayette, Liberty and Lincoln, and thinking how those...More

2  Thank MartyW60
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Beautiful location and you can sit on the porch that I am sure Mr Frost enjoyed many times. Really special to be able to walk around inside the house too.

Thank fivehuskys
Reviewed 19 November 2015

The Frost Place does what a memorial should — it keeps the deceased's spirit alive! Robert Frost certainly came to life within us. • We best enjoyed the walking trail, stopping at every post to read the highlighted poem and take pictures. • The house...More

1  Thank CoppertoneGold
Reviewed 24 October 2015

If you enjoy the poetry of Robert Frost, the Frost Place is an excellent experience to bring his works to life. The trail is moving and the info in the barn enlightening.

Thank JaeDeWyldeMinshall
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