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Helen Keller Birthplace and outdoor play, The Miracle Worker

N. Commons West, Tuscumbia, AL
+1 256-383-4066
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Helen Keller Home

I don't know the circumstances of funds but we were a bit disappointed with the grounds & upkeep of... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Judith T
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Chesapeake
Miracle Worker Play at Ivy Green (Hellen Keller Birthplace)

"The Miracle Worker" live play was a great experience. It was an excellent production with a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
johndE9254ZM
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Jacksonville, Florida
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  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
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“miracle worker” (21 reviews)
“helen keller” (43 reviews)
“water pump” (10 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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N. Commons West, Tuscumbia, AL
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+1 256-383-4066
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"miracle worker"
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"helen keller"
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"water pump"
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"the main house"
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"humbling experience"
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"reserved seats"
in 4 reviews
"rosenbaum house"
in 2 reviews
"minute intermission"
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"their lives"
in 2 reviews
"an awesome experience"
in 2 reviews
"interesting person"
in 2 reviews
"actors and actresses"
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"grounds are beautiful"
in 5 reviews
"amazing woman"
in 5 reviews
"original movie"
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"ivy green"
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"worth a stop"
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I don't know the circumstances of funds but we were a bit disappointed with the grounds & upkeep of home. The outside of the house & grounds needs a lot of TLC. It appears that there is a lot of visitors. We were puzzled about...More

Thank Judith T
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

"The Miracle Worker" live play was a great experience. It was an excellent production with a fantastic cast. We arrived at 6:30 to have time to tour the buildings and walk around the grounds. The play last about 2 hours with a 15 minute intermission....More

Thank johndE9254ZM
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The home and grounds were well kept and the three ladies who were the docents knew so much about the house and contents they could point things out without even looking at them. The entrance could be labeled a bit better as the place to...More

Thank KurleyHT
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have seen this play and all the movie versions. I have also seen it here before, and it was fine then, but this cast was just magnificent. Both the young Helen and Ann gave performances that would be applauded anywhere. The supporting cast was...More

Thank LWR2014
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited here twice - great place to take visitors. Go in June and see "The Miracle Worker" live play on weekend evenings - It's Fabulous! Tour the home - you will recognize everything if you saw the original movie. What a thrill to see the...More

Thank P. M
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Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

We (4 of us total) were blown away by re-learning the story/history of Helen Keller & Anne Sullivan. All the actors portraying their parts were stunning. The young girl as Helen Keller gave a performance beyond anything I've seen for 10 X.s the price at...More

Thank marlamcdonald920
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Reviewed 3 June 2018

We took a day trip to visit Helen Keller's birthplace. Very knowledgeable staff, very interesting place. I loved it.

Thank Debbie B
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Reviewed 29 May 2018

This was a great place to learn more about the incredible life of an amazing person. To see Helen's story where life actually began, as well as the water pump was inspirational. Also a treat to listen to a speech she gave that was in...More

Thank Carol M
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Reviewed 17 May 2018

My knowledge of Helen Keller was no more than "The Miracle Worker" showed of this amazing human being. But OH MY - she was so much more than one word !! The caretakers of these beautiful grounds and out-buildings are passionate about her and this...More

Thank Sharon S
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Reviewed 5 May 2018

I can't say that this is the most exciting place I have ever been but it was very informative. Found out that Steven Tyler was there earlier in the day and played the pump organ in the parlor!! This was a wonderful story and it...More

Thank rex m
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Diana F
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Response from Anita T | Reviewed this property |
We just turned up one afternoon and we were the only visitors.
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Natalie D
21 March 2018|
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Response from 939laureannen | Reviewed this property |
8:30 am till 4:00 pm Monday through Saturday
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Natalie D
21 March 2018|
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Response from Teri E | Reviewed this property |
8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday.
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