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Birthplace of Susan B. Anthony

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Great tour guide

A great tour on Smithsonian Museum Day. Very impressive Highly recommended. Although it was a... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2018
Jane M
Albany, New York
A must see for a person interested in women’s rights history

This museum has a lot of history for women’s rights in it. Take the tour of the house and learn... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2018
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The Susan B. Anthony Birthplace Museum, Inc. Is a not-for-profit corporation, dedicated to preserving the birthplace and raising public awareness of the wide-ranging legacy of the great social reformer, Susan B. Anthony, who was a pioneering...more
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67 East Rd, Adams, MA 01220-9728
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Reviewed 1 October 2018

A great tour on Smithsonian Museum Day. Very impressive Highly recommended. Although it was a little difficult to find we were glad we made the trip. Our guide was terrific and really made the site come alive.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jane M
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

This museum has a lot of history for women’s rights in it. Take the tour of the house and learn about Susan B Anthony her life as a child family background and when she grew up as she was older. Follow the steps of her...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank bronekz52
Reviewed 15 May 2018

The Facts: Susan B. lived in this home for the first seven years of her life. The museum is small and is located on the first floor. Our tour guide was very knowledgable and friendly. The first part of the tour has photographs and various...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 1852house
Colleen J, Manager at Birthplace of Susan B. Anthony, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Thank you for your review. We worked very hard to bring patrons through her early years in the first 3 rooms. We are very happy that you enjoyed them. Unfortunately, with so much to cover and limited space, we do have plenty of information in...More

Reviewed 2 December 2017

Adams is the birthplace of Susan B anthony. A lot of information there, go and enjoy. Then go to town and see what we have to offer for you.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Matt J
Reviewed 25 November 2017

This tiny, must-see museum in the Berkshires was absolutely amazing! My husband and I went, me not being a big history fan and him loving history, and I was impressed. My husband tells me all the time, "We have to go back! Let's go back...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank JennaCallander
Reviewed 23 October 2017

The house is quite small but the exhibits depicting the life of. Susan show what a remarkable woman she was both in her stance on slavery and her suffrage beliefs

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

My wife and I visited the Susan B. Anthony birthplace on a Columbus Day weekend trip to the Berkshires. We enjoyed touring this small house located on a hilly section of town. The tour allowed visitors to learn about the life of this important historical...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Gary S
Reviewed 25 September 2017

The house when you actually get the there, looks nice. But, when you go inside , there's not so much to look at. A tremendous amount of reading. And, only a few rooms on the first floor. Not so much!

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Jacqueline C
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Susan Anthony was/is a seminal character in American history and universal human rights. Were it not for her and her contemporaries, American women could still be ruled by a patriarchal conservative, Right-wing mentality. This museum is significant in that it tells the story of women...More

Date of experience: August 2017
6  Thank sevenstepsaway
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The house where Susan B. Anthony was born--small, but very interesting. Filled with history of the Suffrage Movement. If you have any interest in the subject matter, you should definitely go.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Brett G
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