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Address: 298 Satterlee St, Staten Island, NY 10307-2102
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+1 718-984-6046
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Benjamin Franklin and John Adams met at this house early in the...

Benjamin Franklin and John Adams met at this house early in the Revolutionary War with British Admiral Richard Howe to discuss whether an end to the war could be negotiated.

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Growing up with this park allows me to reflect on it with 10 years experience.

Growing up in Tottenville Staten Island i have always loved going outside to the parks to play with my friends and to ride my bike by the beach. Every day in the summer i would... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Lauro P
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Growing up in Tottenville Staten Island i have always loved going outside to the parks to play with my friends and to ride my bike by the beach. Every day in the summer i would ride my bike to Conference hourse park at least for a half hour as one of the stops on my adventure. If i sped down... More 

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Thank Lauro P
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

The park is clean and has nice views of the water. great place to go hike through the trails, play at the park or have a picnic.

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Thank Keri1986
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016

I went by Staten Island Railway to Tottenville for a tour of this historic place. This is where the Revolutionary Peace Conference of 1776 took place between John Adams, Benjamin Franklin and other historical figures..

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1 Thank shri5
Staten Island, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

Conference Hoise is a pivotal piece of history that remains true to its origins, if you like history this is a great place to visit, overlooking raritan bay you can walk the beach to the southernmost part of new york state.

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New York, New York, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

Beautiful view from top of the hill . Especially love the video they show inside . It explains a lot of the history that happened there.

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Thank Adriana C
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016

Gorgeous views, lots of trails for walking all around the tip of the Island, past the South Pole (the southernmost point in NY State).

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Thank cararro
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2016

This is one of countless little surprises that New York City, perhaps the most varied City in the world, offers. The building, built about 1675, is partly of stone, partly of clapboard. The tour offered here is very interesting. The site is also beautifully located, next to the Arthur Kill (strait), which separates Staten lsland from New Jersey. By clambering... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2016

The end of the road (Hylan Blvd.) holds the beginning of much history ! So much has happened in this house, from the revolutionary times...find out what at the time when you visit. !

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Thank P J G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

Our family loves visiting the Conference House. My students love visiting the Conference House. It is like walking through a historical time and place and feeling like you lived there.

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Thank Mary B
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

Enjoy an interesting tour of the Historical Conference House. The view of the Raritan Bay is beautiful, take a stroll thru the trails to watch nature at its finest.

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