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Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site

1230 N Delaware St, Indianapolis, IN 46202-2531
+1 317-631-1888
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Visit after viewing his gravesite

Went to President Harrison's gravesite, then visited his home. Very authentic walk back into time... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2016
Paul P
Indianapolis, Indiana
How a President in the 19th century lived

A great tour guide and a great sense of the intellectualism of this president. Great artifacts and... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2016
Toronto, Canada
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
1230 N Delaware St, Indianapolis, IN 46202-2531
+1 317-631-1888
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Reviewed 22 August 2016

Went to President Harrison's gravesite, then visited his home. Very authentic walk back into time. Kitchen had a hand pump in the kitchen sink. Very cool office/ library where he worked at home. Really enjoyed the visit.

1  Thank Paul P
Reviewed 22 August 2016

A great tour guide and a great sense of the intellectualism of this president. Great artifacts and the tour of this Victorian house takes you back into time. Worth the tour especially history buffs.

Thank FilmGuyTO
Reviewed 15 August 2016

This a well maintained home of the former president. Volunteer docents do a great job and are very knowledgeable.

Thank Dwight T
Reviewed 14 August 2016

This was our 9th tour of a presidential house. Our guide was warm and not at all hurried--took all questions. The tour was a little over an hour. There is a fair amount in this house for lovers of fabrics and fashions--more so than many...More

Thank candorite
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Visited the home of Benjamin Harrison. Easy to find right off the highway. Great Victorian house with lots of history behind it. The tour guide was excellent. Learned a lot about the Harrisons. The tour took an hour and a half but it seemed like...More

Thank Michael T
Reviewed 12 August 2016

This is a wonderful tour for history buffs. Our tour guide was very knowledgeable and answered our questions in detail. I really enjoyed the tour. It was a little long for my children, but the docent made sure to talk to them and engage them...More

Thank CobbCoGA
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

We arrived quite early, just a 10 minutes after opening. Jim was our tour guide. 3 buses of students arrived before us. So pretty much had private tour with Jim. Totally awsome experience for us. The history, the furnitures and others were like throwing u...More

Thank vdiana
Reviewed 4 August 2016

My kids and I loved touring this site! Our guide, Gary, was very knowledgeable and fun to listen to - we learned a great deal about President Harrison that we didn't know prior to our tour. The home is gorgeous, and there are so many...More

Thank Kae91
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Our visit today was great. Our tour guide Jan Longest was a wealth of information both concerning the house itself and the Harrisons. Enjoyed so much the many original furnishings in the home. Have a greater appreciation for former President Benjamin Harrison and his contribution...More

Thank stanleyk291
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Beautifully maintained Italianate home in the Old Northside Historic District of Indianapolis. Many of the original furnishings are still in the home. Our guide was very knowledgeable about the Harrison family and the furnishings of the home. The tour takes you on three floors including...More

Thank Cindy D
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Margaret W
10 February 2015|
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Response from Benjamin_Harrison | Property representative |
Yes--this National Historic Landmark is fully accessible, with ramps leading into the house and full elevator access to all 3 floors.
Margaret W
10 February 2015|
Response from campsalot | Property representative |
Hello, We have a ramp up to the front door and a elevator. Tours begin in the Welcome Center (carriage house). On Sat. Feb. 21st we are open from 10:00 to 3:30. Tours are on the hour and half hour. Tours last about one hour... More