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Harriet Tubman Home

180 South St., Auburn, NY 13021-5636
+1 315-252-2081
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A must do

Don't leave Auburn without seeing the Harriet Tubman home. It is worth the time for this bit of... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Williamston, Michigan
A True Unsung Heroine

Harriet Tubman surely had a place reserved for her in heaven. She was inordinately brave, generous... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Short Hills, New Jersey
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180 South St., Auburn, NY 13021-5636
+1 315-252-2081
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Don't leave Auburn without seeing the Harriet Tubman home. It is worth the time for this bit of history.

Thank 245deborahf
Reviewed 1 week ago

Harriet Tubman surely had a place reserved for her in heaven. She was inordinately brave, generous and a true humanitarian. Her home is not yet an historical landmark but it should be and should be featured in every travel book detailing sites in upstate New...More

Thank pumpkinj2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our tour guide was excellent. She really made the story of Harriet Tubman come alive. Well worth the visit. I am looking forward to her house being fully renovated and open

Thank Tim S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have always admired Harriet Tubman and the admiration only grew after this delightful experience. Her life was brought to life by the "teller" of her story, an incredibly talented man. It was almost a one man show! The home is a house she purchased...More

Thank Lori Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The residence of Harriet Tubman is closed for renovations, however the museum is open and admission includes a tour of the Home for the Aged established by Harriet. She did so much in her life and made many contributions to helping slaves escape on the...More

Thank johnnyv316
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We read all the informational panels in the visitor center before our tour. They gave good background info and the talk given before the tour itself added more info. Harriet Tubman's House is still being renovated so you can only view the outside but can...More

Thank avidNHtraveler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Prior to seeing the Harriet Tubman Home for the Aged, we had an excellent presentation summarizing her life at the visitor center. Renovations are continuing in the building we saw (second floor currently not open) and also in the brick home where she lived for...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Now that Ms. Tubman may be on the $20 bill, this spot will become a National Park Site and will likely become a busy spot. We found ourselves with a small group and a fine lady who was telling the story of Tubman within the...More

Thank Bobbie7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Plan a least an hour to 1 and half hours for the visit. Excellent story of her life given by the staff then a tour of the home. Modest admission charge with a small gift shop. Came away with a greater appreciation of Tubman's role...More

Thank Terry S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great places to visit with a lot of history. I had never heard about Seward until I visited, glad I did.

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25 September 2016|
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Response from MaryBikes | Reviewed this property |
Sorry to be so long in answering. I think it was 5 dollars.
Kathleen M
30 May 2016|
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Response from James M | Reviewed this property |
Not normally open on a Monday but they may well be open on Memorial Day, def call or email. Remember to arrive about 10 minutes before the hour to get the guided tour.
Ann H
4 September 2015|
Response from Alice R | Reviewed this property |
I don't know...look up Auburn Ny bus maybe?