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Greenbrier Historical Society and North House Museum

301 W Washington St, Lewisburg, WV 24901-1324
+1 304-645-3398
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Looks interesting from the outside as it closed 2.5 hours before normally scheduled closing time.

PROS: beside the Confederate cemetery, Old Presbyterian Church and Carnegie building so you can hit... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2018
Big_bro_1_usa
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Chicago, Illinois
Gem of a museum

Beautiful old building filled with relics of Greenbrier County, stuffed with fascinating history... read more

Reviewed 22 February 2018
dedhammainetraveler
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Lewisburg, West Virginia
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301 W Washington St, Lewisburg, WV 24901-1324
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

PROS: beside the Confederate cemetery, Old Presbyterian Church and Carnegie building so you can hit them all in one sitting. I could see carriages from the outside the mansion looks interesting. CONS:I guess since its free admission, the hours can fluctuate instantly. We arrived 1:45...More

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Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Beautiful old building filled with relics of Greenbrier County, stuffed with fascinating history! Highly recommend a visit!

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Reviewed 6 October 2017

My husband, sister and I recently visited this North House Musum. We had a very enlightening tour and learned many new things of the era. The docant did a great job showing us the house and talking about the era. We really enjoyed our visit...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed learning about LewIsburg. Our guide did a good job sharing his knowledge of the home and the area. I would recommend the tour for anyone interested in history.

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Reviewed 19 August 2017

We almost missed this gem during our one day stop in Lewisburg - and it would have been our loss. The building and the grounds are very nice. The exhibits in the various rooms of the house are extremely interesting - my husband spent a...More

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Reviewed 15 August 2017

I grew up in Lewisburg, WV and didn't realize that is was the Turkey Capital for a while and there was a railroad that came through town to pick up the Turkeys! I really enjoyed this tour and have told so many people about it....More

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Reviewed 10 August 2017

This Museum was recommended by the Visitor's Center and we were so glad we went. The museum has rooms in the 1st and 2nd floors full of historical items. Our tour guide was so knowledgeable and interesting. He also gave us time to look at...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Wonderful little tour! The guide was pleasant and informative covering the entire timeline of American history for the region. He also threw in quite a lot of regional folk lore allowing the mind to wander back through time. Plenty of artifacts and personnel items from...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2017

I would very much recommend a visit to learn local history. I was born and raised in Greenbrier County and had never visited until yesterday. I learned so many new and interesting facts. Our tour guide, Ben, was a very enthusiastic, knowledgeable young man who...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2017

Ben was a very enthusiastic tour guide and we learned a lot about some of the history of the Civil War and Lewisburg. I would very much recommend the tour to anyone interested in the history of the area.

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