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Governor John Langdon House

143 Pleasant St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-4506
+1 603-436-3205
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NOT UP TO OUR OTHER HISTORIC NEW ENGLAND EXPERIENCES!

We love Historic New England and have been members for years, but we were very disappointed in our... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
bcnett
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Stoneham, Massachusetts
Worth to Visit

Worth to Visit if you interested in history.It's worth to visit Governor John Langdon House. If you... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2017
Amit S
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Dublin, Ireland
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143 Pleasant St, Portsmouth, NH 03801-4506
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+1 603-436-3205
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We love Historic New England and have been members for years, but we were very disappointed in our visit to the Governor John Langdon House. First of all, it was difficult to park there. We have tried on three different occasions to visit this house,...More

Thank bcnett
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Worth to Visit if you interested in history.It's worth to visit Governor John Langdon House. If you around downtown.

Thank Amit S
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Not my favorite tour of Portsmouth homes, but our tour guide was very nice and knowledgeable. It is worth the visit, IMO.We did not get to see the gardens as there was a wedding when we were there.

1  Thank MerrimackMrs
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

This is a very interesting historical house. Our guide Catarina was very knowledgeable and made our visit more enjoyable.

Thank NewOrleansDeltagirl
Reviewed 24 July 2016

I’d toured the Gov. John Langdon House a few times before. The special exhibit drew me back for another visit. Jim Johnson, the tour guide, was very knowledgeable. John Langdon, John Stark, and John Sullivan are my favorite Revolutionary figures in the American Revolutionary War....More

2  Thank Maurene_K
Reviewed 19 June 2016

The building is beautiful inside and out, but there's hardly any furniture in it -- did it get destroyed, sold off, what? It was disappointing in comparison to the other historic museum homes in Portsmouth, as well as dozens of nationwide historic homes I've visited....More

2  Thank NHjo
Reviewed 28 February 2016

We enjoy touring old homes from all periods. This was a very interesting one, at all levels from the information about the residents and their servants to the kitchen and the gardens and the proximity to downtown.

Thank FoodiePilgrim
Reviewed 8 September 2015

This house is full of history and architecture. Its quite grand in scale. The guided tour takes roughly about an hour. The tour guides are extremely knowledgable and are able to answer any question. We parked in the parking garage and walked to several of...More

1  Thank Snowbird08
Reviewed 20 August 2015

We had a terrific docent who showed us this amazing home. She did a great job explaining the interesting history associated with this house. It is well worth the time to visit, especially if you like history and architecture!

Thank Dan R
Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

This is a truly grand home with strong adherence to the Georgian architecture style. The exterior of the home is in strong need of repair and painting. Admission is only $6 person person for a guided 1 hour tour. Our tour guide "Jim" was excellent...More

Thank Road_warriorXTRM
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