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Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site

1230 N Delaware St, Indianapolis, IN 46202-2531
+1 317-631-1888
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Beautiful house with highly maintained interior

We arrived quite early, just a 10 minutes after opening. Jim was our tour guide. 3 buses of... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2016
vdiana
via mobile
A gem in the heart of Indy!

My kids and I loved touring this site! Our guide, Gary, was very knowledgeable and fun to listen... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2016
Kae91
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West Lafayette, Indiana
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1230 N Delaware St, Indianapolis, IN 46202-2531
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+1 317-631-1888
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Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

We arrived quite early, just a 10 minutes after opening. Jim was our tour guide. 3 buses of students arrived before us. So pretty much had private tour with Jim. Totally awsome experience for us. The history, the furnitures and others were like throwing u...More

Thank vdiana
Reviewed 4 August 2016

My kids and I loved touring this site! Our guide, Gary, was very knowledgeable and fun to listen to - we learned a great deal about President Harrison that we didn't know prior to our tour. The home is gorgeous, and there are so many...More

Thank Kae91
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Our visit today was great. Our tour guide Jan Longest was a wealth of information both concerning the house itself and the Harrisons. Enjoyed so much the many original furnishings in the home. Have a greater appreciation for former President Benjamin Harrison and his contribution...More

Thank stanleyk291
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Beautifully maintained Italianate home in the Old Northside Historic District of Indianapolis. Many of the original furnishings are still in the home. Our guide was very knowledgeable about the Harrison family and the furnishings of the home. The tour takes you on three floors including...More

Thank Cindy D
Reviewed 27 July 2016

I have had the privilege of being in this great home & on the Lawn of this beautiful Landmark , in Indianapolis. I guarantee you will see somethings, in the house, that I don't think you'll see anywhere else in Indy & in a lot...More

Thank alphawolff40
Reviewed 21 July 2016

I have visited many Presidential homes and this one is well maintained. I enjoyed viewing the rooms and learning that the famous front porch speech may not have occurred as recounted in history books. I was most impressed with the window treatments in the home....More

Thank Denise S
Reviewed 9 July 2016

Benjamin Harrison's home in the heart of Indianapolis is well worth a visit. The home is well preserved with many personal artifacts, and the tour guide is very knowledgeable about both Harrison's life as well as the home itself. It is not expensive and easy...More

Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Great residence with many original furnishings and paintings. Guide was very knowledgable and quick in presenting information. Visit was a real treat and learning experience.

1  Thank caroler956
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Great place for people who are history buffs. We enjoyed the beautiful garden and the tour of the house. Our tour guide was very knowledgeable.

1  Thank Penny R
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

I love history and historic homes and absolutely loved this tour. Very detailed guide and the house is in great shape with many of the Harrison family furnishings and paintings in tact. My teenage kids were not as enthused but didn't whine too much. I...More

Thank honase
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Margaret W
11 February 2015|
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Response from Benjamin_Harrison | Property representative |
Yes--this National Historic Landmark is fully accessible, with ramps leading into the house and full elevator access to all 3 floors.
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Margaret W
11 February 2015|
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Response from campsalot | Property representative |
Hello, We have a ramp up to the front door and a elevator. Tours begin in the Welcome Center (carriage house). On Sat. Feb. 21st we are open from 10:00 to 3:30. Tours are on the hour and half hour. Tours last about one hour... More
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