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The Boyhood Home of President Woodrow Wilson

419 7th St, Augusta, GA 30901
+1 706-722-9828
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We knew very little about this president so it was good to learn more. Very smart man, well... read more

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My wife and I completed this tour out of needing something to do while in town for a concert. The... read more

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The Woodrow Wilson Boyhood Home, a National Historic Landmark, is located at 419 7th St. within the boundaries of the Augusta Downtown Historic District. The Boyhood Home of President Woodrow Wilson serves as a house museum depicting the life of the 28th President as a boy growing up in Georgia during the Civil War and Reconstruction. As the oldest Presidential residence in the state, it serves as an educational facility and a historic attraction for the City of Augusta, the State of Georgia and the Nation. It is owned and operated by Historic Augusta, Inc.
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419 7th St, Augusta, GA 30901
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We knew very little about this president so it was good to learn more. Very smart man, well educated, and many other reasons to visit this home. It is always good to learn and everyone was pleased with our visit. Well worth the 4 dollars.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I completed this tour out of needing something to do while in town for a concert. The guide was very knowledgeable and accommodating. We enjoyed every minute!

Thank Polnkoknjo
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

We took a Candlelight Christmas tour of the Woodrow Wilson boyhood home. For over 100 years this home served as the manse for adjacent First Pres which his father pastored in the mid 1800's. Tonight the house was decorated in the 1917 (WWI) time period....More

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Reviewed 13 January 2018

The home is a full tour plus 15 minute film in the visitors center. Worth the price of admission and located in downtown Augusta with other attractions nearby. Well worth the price.

Thank Tom I
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Samantha H, Public Relations Manager at The Boyhood Home of President Woodrow Wilson, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Hi Tom, thank you for taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor! We are so happy that you enjoyed your tour!

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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Stephenie did a great job with the tour. Even my 17 year old son enjoyed it. The price is very reasonable. We both learned something. I have toured a lot of historic homes, and they have done a good job with this one.

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

This is a wonderful way to spend an hour on a Saturday. Tours are offered on the hour, so plan accordingly. The tour starts next door in the lower level of Judge Lamar's boyhood home. The tour guide is what makes this such a great...More

Thank ctgal2015
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

Not only do you get to tour the home that Woodrow Wilson lived in as a child, but the home next door is of significance, too. You have to arrive before the top of the hour, and be sure to check what days they are...More

Thank nrocpop
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

The tour of the childhood home of Woodrow Wilson is fantastic, the Historical Society of Augusta does a tremendous job to carefully preserve and maintain the historic accuracy of the home, and if you'd like to know about a bit of history, the home right...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

The way to understand a person's act is to study the early year. For a while today my wife and walked in shoes of a future U.S. President. We visited boyhood home of Woodrow Wilson. With The help of our guide Stephane we explored Wilson's...More

Thank Wayne J
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Reviewed 2 May 2017

They've done a good job keeping the house and grounds in great shape. The furnishings inside were so interesting to see.

Thank Suzanne D
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cheri e
10 March 2018|
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Response from Samantha H | Property representative |
Hi Cheri, yes! Tours will be given as usual, on the hour between 10:00-4:00pm. We hope you can join us!
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7 May 2016|
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Response from MTravi | Reviewed this property |
The price is $5 per person. It is less if you are a college student, military, or a senior citizen.
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