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First Families Kennebunkport Museum

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Two Presidents, One Family

Kennebunkport, like FDR's Campobello and Little White House in Warm Springs is the perfect retreat... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
1BamaBacker
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Northport, Alabama
Nice Overview of 41

We have passed this place before but decided to check it out this time. We have been to George... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Steven W
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Spring, TX
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8 Maine St, Kennebunkport, ME 04046-6015
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Kennebunkport, like FDR's Campobello and Little White House in Warm Springs is the perfect retreat from the immense pressure and Goldfish Bowl of Washington. When you go through the museum it is quick to see how much family means to the Bushes and how much...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have passed this place before but decided to check it out this time. We have been to George Bush’s presidential museum at Texas A&M but decided to see what they had here. The video on 41 goes over his entire life and takes at...More

1  Thank Steven W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I highly recommend this museum and home tour, it was our favorite stop in Kennebunkport. The staff is wonderful and knowledgeable and LOVE what they do. it comes through in the tour. The gift shop is also lovely! The home and tour is a great...More

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Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Impressive time capsule. Easily accessible on a day trip with welcoming and knowledgeable staff. Intimate tour of a superior 18 / 19th century family home

Thank nia57
Reviewed 17 July 2018

This museum had so much to offer and the staff was so friendly and knowledgeable. They answered any questions we had about the Bush family and the house is beautiful!!

1  Thank happygirl894
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit. Was very interesting. I’d recommend it to everyone. Even the kids enjoyed the area It’s a must visit

Thank KathyG2031
Reviewed 2 June 2018

This was a great mix - an introduction to the one of the first families of Kennebunkport from the 1700's AND memorabilia from the First Family - George and Barbara Bush. Well worth a visit.

4  Thank Boston-Travel-Diva
Reviewed 4 October 2017

What makes this home significant is the furnishings are all original to the home. Other homes I've toured were restored and furnished with what could be foud of the period.

1  Thank Art H
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Terrific tour of a fascinating home. Tour guide was phenomenal with great stories and facts that drew you in. Well worth the price and the time!

2  Thank craigdperry
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Good informative tour of this Greek Revival home with excellent guide. Tour made all the more interesting as original furniture etc all in place including wallpaper, carpets etc as the house remained in same family till it was given to the Kennebunkport Historical Society. We...More

1  Thank JanandDavid
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