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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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An awesome tour with a very special piece of American history.

The tour of the childhood home of Woodrow Wilson is fantastic, the Historical Society of Augusta... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Joseph J
A past President's life shades light on his future

The way to understand a person's act is to study the early year. For a while today my wife and... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Wayne J
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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 1 week ago

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

Thank Joseph J
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
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
Reviewed 24 April 2017

The tour starts inside the home of Woodrow Wilson's boyhood friend and neighbor with a background video on Wilson, the man, time frame of presidency and historical events during that era. The tour guide is a well-spoken, very knowledgeable woman who leads guests through the...More

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 8 March 2017

I like history and antiques. If you do you won't be disappointed with a tour of this old home. Very knowledgeable tour guide.

Thank Angelofmcy
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Did the tour with my Daughter we both learned so much .The house has some dishes and furniture from the time Woodrow Wilson was a child...If you love history you'll have to put this in your list to do..

1  Thank Jusagagirl
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Wonderful house with very knowledgeable host. Can take pictures inside which is a rarity. Certainly worth seeing if you have the time. I went around Christmas and got to see the decorations.

1  Thank Chickinaugusta
Reviewed 26 October 2016

I have traveled to many different presidents' homes and this is one of my favorites. It is very interesting and a must see.

1  Thank LeanAmKindle
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Our tour guide was very knowledgeable and made the tour very interesting. My mom and I love looking at older homes with all the beautiful antique furnishings. This home did not disappoint.

1  Thank cheezbrgr
Reviewed 19 October 2016

The Boyhood Home of President Woodrow Wilson has gone from ruin to beautifully renovated over the last 25 years. It is beautifully restored, complete with period furniture, and often quietly secluded. The Docent, Mrs. H., is a wealth of information about the home, the life...More

Thank Jo C
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The price is $5 per person. It is less if you are a college student, military, or a senior citizen.
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