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Charming History in Greenwich

I was a guest at the Cottage as the DAR Chapter invited me to their 120th celebration. The house... read more

Reviewed 23 December 2017
Teri F
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Greenwich, Connecticut
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If you enjoy historical sites, you will love Putnam Cottage!

This is a three-room cottage and easy to tour with one of the docents (who are volunteers from the... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2016
SharroninNY
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Greenwich, Connecticut
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22 Dec 2017
“Charming History in Greenwich”
22 Nov 2016
“If you enjoy historical sites, you will love Putnam Cottage!”
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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

I was a guest at the Cottage as the DAR Chapter invited me to their 120th celebration. The house was beautifully decorated and took me back to the 1700s with no time travel necessary!

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Teri F
Reviewed 23 November 2016

This is a three-room cottage and easy to tour with one of the docents (who are volunteers from the Greenwich DAR). It is steeped in history (read the other reviews) and is enjoyed by children and adults alike. Call to arrange a visit! You will...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 11 August 2016

These were the words spoken by General Putnam at the battle of Bunker/Breeds Hill on June 17, 1775. A farmer/landowner who became a Patriot General during the American Revolution was a true American Hero. There he held the wall against some of the best troops...More

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank Richard S
Reviewed 5 February 2016

My Cub Scout den went here many years ago. There was lots of information presented by dedicated docents. General Putnam was quite a brave patriot and be sure you hear about his amazing ride down the hill next to the cottage. Go outside and look...More

Date of experience: December 2015
2  Thank Doug M
Reviewed 5 December 2013

Revoluntionary War Historic. Played a role in history. It is a cottage in size. Informative and dedicated tour guide. Gives an unchanged perspective of colonial times with its location on the major highway of the 1700s, The Boston Post Road, which was the land connection...More

Date of experience: October 2013
2  Thank J A
Reviewed 28 July 2013

You can tour Putnam Cottage/Knapp Tavern the second Sunday of June, July and August from 1-4pm or call for organzised tour any time of the year @ 203-869-9697. Please give a few days notice to plan for a group or class trip in advance. Plan...More

Date of experience: June 2013
2  Thank Sally B
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