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Woodrow Wilson Birthplace

1824 N Coalter St, Staunton, VA 24401-2553
+1 540-885-0897
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Nice tribute of the President

The house is where President Wilson was born and lived there during is first couple years childhood... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Prawet J
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Lovely setting and view of Staunton

The tour was interesting. It brings up religion, salary, service, staffing, servitude, and being... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Connie M
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1824 N Coalter St, Staunton, VA 24401-2553
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The house is where President Wilson was born and lived there during is first couple years childhood before moving to Georgia. A few original things still in the house. The compound, the garden is free but the museum and the house has entrance fee. Interesting...More

Thank Prawet J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The tour was interesting. It brings up religion, salary, service, staffing, servitude, and being green even more than we dream of in our green waves of today. The past perhaps was ahead of today.

Thank Connie M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived in time for the first tour of the day at 10:00AM. First we saw a film in the museum building and then a docent took us on a tour of the birthplace. She did an excellent job of taking us back to the...More

Thank Beverly D
Reviewed 17 October 2017

We were very impressed by the tour guide who took us through the various rooms of the house and provided much information, not only about the Wilsons' residence there but also about home life in pre-Civil War times. Only a decision by Woodrow's parents to...More

Thank FRANCEvets
Reviewed 17 September 2017

A great tour! We learned so much about this President and were amazed at his life and times. History books tell you some things but to get to experience where he was born and lived his early life is amazing. The museum also includes personal...More

Thank Pat W
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We really enjoyed touring the home of Woodrow, (aka Tommy), Wilson. This was his birthplace and where he spent the first two years of his life. The narrator was extremely knowledgeable and provided many interesting facts about the time period of his birth and his...More

Thank Wonderdog4
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Nice spot to visit. Lovely shady gardens to wander through. Starts a movie followed by a tour if you like. The gift shop alone is worth a visit!

Thank Tamba5
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Traveled here to see where President Woodrow Wilson was born while in this part of Virginia. He lived here the first couple years of his life and came back here when he got elected President as well as to see local relatives from time to...More

Thank Tia B
Reviewed 13 August 2017

The tour of the house where Wilson was born was great, Chris our guide was excellent.It was very interesting to see where Wilson was born.If you have a chance to visit. do it!!!! Worth the price of admission and a great part of our history!!!

Thank delana29
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Your ticket for the tour of Woodrow Wilson's birth place (the manse where his family lived when his father was minister at the local Presbyterian church) includes a self-directed visit to the museum and a short film on Wilson's life. While the house tour only...More

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