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Noah Webster House

227 S Main St, West Hartford, CT 06107-3430
+1 860-521-5362
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Nicely Done Tour of Historic House

We visited the Noah Webster House, the birth place of Noah Webster, in West Hartford, Connecticut... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
kzsull01
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Windsor, Connecticut
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The house is a great way to learn about the time of colonial period. The staff helped you learn... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Irish451006
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Hartford, Connecticut
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Birthplace of the author of the Webster dictionary.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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227 S Main St, West Hartford, CT 06107-3430
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the Noah Webster House, the birth place of Noah Webster, in West Hartford, Connecticut on July 8th. The video that we saw at the beginning of our visit was very educational and informative and provided good background information. Our tour guide was knowledgeable,...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2017

The house is a great way to learn about the time of colonial period. The staff helped you learn about Noah Webster .

Thank Irish451006
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Visited here and had a lovely guided tour by a guide of advancing years who was very informative and interesting. Really enjoyed hearing about the house and its history.

Thank Kip
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Very entertaining, interesting and factual. It was a great date night or take your guests to. We went for the ambiance but the food was great too. The Noah a Webster house is unique and always 'delightful ' For this event we did purchase tickets...More

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Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

The house contains many original architectural components and has been restored where needed. The tour guide was one of the best I've ever had the privilege of spending time with. His period and subject knowledge is only surpassed by his enthusiasm. Don't miss this historical...More

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Reviewed 17 October 2016

Be sure to watch the short video before or after the tour. Our guide was very informative, giving a reminder of what life was like in our early history and the important place Noah Webster had. The tour made me more curious and so I...More

Thank Jan A
Reviewed 12 August 2016

I hadn't been to the museum in awhile and was glad to have the refresher on an historical figure that helped shape our nation. We spent an hour or so on the tour led by a knowledgeable and engaging docent. Afterwards we explored the current...More

1  Thank whmtnhiker
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Slept over with 23 girls for a birthday party. What a memorable way to learn history and have fun. The museum had interactive activities, crafts and food.

1  Thank Ruth M
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

What a fabulous tour. So very informative. Great place to spend a couple of hours. Definitely a must for history buffs.

2  Thank Cheryl B
Reviewed 3 November 2015

For anyone wanting to delve further into the origins of our wonderful country and especially life in the colonial times and the development of our language, go no further than this excellent House. The tours were very good and not too long and there are...More

2  Thank JMichael H
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jfoley3400
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Response from ConnecticutLocavore | Reviewed this property |
I think that TripAdvisor has mixed up your message with another location. Noah Webster House is a museum.
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