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Pierce Manse

14 Horseshoe Pond Lane, Concord, NH 03301-5028
+1 603-225-4555
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Extremely nice employees

My family and I took a tour of the house and did not know that it was closing soon, so the staff... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lexi W
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Gaffney, South Carolina, United States
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Information and friendly

This is something you want to do. Marty, who was our tour guide was absolutely great. He was very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jljoneslegal11
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Gaffney, South Carolina
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Greek Revival home once owned by former President Franklin Pierce.
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good58%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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14 Horseshoe Pond Lane, Concord, NH 03301-5028
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and I took a tour of the house and did not know that it was closing soon, so the staff said they'd give us a quick version of the tour and they ended up staying 30 minutes after closing time to finish a...More

Thank Lexi W
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is something you want to do. Marty, who was our tour guide was absolutely great. He was very knowledgeable and friendly. We got there late and they took us on a tour even though they had to stay late.

Thank jljoneslegal11
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent about an hour at this wonderful museum and learned the Franklin Pierce story from a docent who made the history come alive. Well worth the $7 entry fee to hear about a President who doesn't get a lot of coverage.

Thank brug171
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really enjoyed our visit and tour, guide was very accommodating, well informed and answered all our questions. Really interested in their lecture series.

Thank James V C
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Because we were there on a Sunday, we could not get into the house, but judging from the exterior I think I would try to go back again. The building is located in the Concord Historic District, and I highly recommend you take about 5-10...More

1  Thank dave2840
Reviewed 16 October 2016

If you're looking for a Monticello or Mount Vernon you'll be disappointed. This rather small house was moved to it's present small site tucked into a neighborhood. There are some farmland views behind the home. The cost is minimal and they have a small entry...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 31 August 2016

The Manse is the only home ever owned by Franklin Pierce, 14th President of the United States. Fortunately, the house was moved from downtown Concord to this more park-like setting. A small visitor center offers a video and exhibit about Pierce. An informative guided tour...More

Thank Rock1774
Reviewed 20 August 2016

The docent led tour of the house was quite informative in getting to know about Franklin Pierce and his work and family life.

Thank Emily M
Reviewed 3 August 2016

because it seems the air conditioning units temperature remains high until a tour begins. Informative. Tour guide clearly embraces the man, Pierce and is proud of the Pierce Manse. Many personnel belongings of the Pierce family and period pieces. Plenty of parking. Plan to spend...More

Thank pearl33814
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

We were running late and showed up right at closing. The ladies giving tours were so nice and offered us a last minute abbreviated tour. It was fantastic! The tour guide was very knowledgeable of Franklin Pierce and the time period. Unfortunately very little was...More

Thank Kristen B
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