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Grouseland (William Henry Harrison Mansion)

3 West Scott Street, Vincennes, IN 47591
+1 812-882-2096
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Fantastic find in Vincennes

We were not aware of this until we visited the vistor's center. It is a great tour of the house of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
569donnaj
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Goshen, Indiana
Worth Seeing to Gain Insights into This Short Lived President's History

Very close to the George Rogers Clark Park and on the grounds of Vincennes University, this... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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3 West Scott Street, Vincennes, IN 47591
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were not aware of this until we visited the vistor's center. It is a great tour of the house of one of our presidents. A lot of history and lovely tour.

Thank 569donnaj
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very close to the George Rogers Clark Park and on the grounds of Vincennes University, this historical home will provide a look into the life of William Henry Harrison. Limited touring hours but grounds do have informational signage for those interested in presidential history. Easy...More

Thank ReadRibbet
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Both our experienced tour guide, Sue, and the Vincennes University student she is now training added so much to our visit to Grouseland. It is obvious that they both enjoy explaining the artifacts and their stories, because it's clear they both have enthusiasm for the...More

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Reviewed 19 October 2017

Very knowledgeable docents tour you through this 1812 home of one of the U.S.presidents. Amazing facts about the president and the history of this old home.

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We think of William Henry Harrison as the president who died after 30 days in office, but he did a lot of great things before he retired to the White House. We learned many of them on our personal tour given by the knowledgeable young...More

Thank cegtravel1
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Wonderful historic home! This is not just your typical historic home. The docent gave a very informative tour of the home. I am much more knowledgable about President Harrison and appreciative of this great American. The architectural features are interesting and the condition of the...More

Thank barb2150
Reviewed 25 September 2017

We recently attended the Vincennes University parent weekend. We saw this old home on the way to another location and stopped to check it out. We were not disappointed. The tour guide was very friendly and knowledgeable, my history buff son was amazed at the...More

Thank IndianaDaisy
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

My husband and I toured Grouseland. The docents were extremely knowledgeable and gave us a wonderful tour. The home has been restored beautifully. I would certainly recommend this as a place to visit.

Thank Beverly P
Reviewed 9 September 2017

My husband and I both taught history and enjoy visiting historic places. We are "doing" the Presidential Museums and Libraries with the national passport program and are half way finished. We stop at other historic Presidential locations also like Lincoln's in Springfield. On a recent...More

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Surprisingly informative and beautiful. The guides were very personable and knowledgeable. Highly recommend - well worth the time.

Thank GRABBman
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Michael F
19 June 2017|
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Response from Karen C | Reviewed this property |
2 to 2.5 hours would be plenty of time.
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Phyllis R
23 May 2017|
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Response from Patsy N | Reviewed this property |
$7, $6 seniors.
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