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Walt Whitman House

328 Mickle Blvd, Camden, NJ 08103-1126
+1 609-964-5383
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A Historical Tresure.

A very intersting historical house with a great story. Our docent Dick was very nice and gave us a... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2016
TopoftheMorning2025
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New York City, New York
Modest Home of a Great Poet

Finally was able to visit Whitman's Home. The tour hours are vey sporadic and you must call to... read more

Reviewed 21 November 2014
Tom1955
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Cinnaminson, NJ
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5 Sep 2016
“A Historical Tresure.”
21 Nov 2014
“Modest Home of a Great Poet”
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328 Mickle Blvd, Camden, NJ 08103-1126
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+1 609-964-5383
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Reviewed 5 September 2016

A very intersting historical house with a great story. Our docent Dick was very nice and gave us a great tour. Call ahead before going to make sure there are tours available and make an appointment - the tour size is limited.

2  Thank TopoftheMorning2025
Reviewed 21 November 2014

Finally was able to visit Whitman's Home. The tour hours are vey sporadic and you must call to make an appointment. Taking the tour will teach you more about this great poet and his family history. The tour take about an hour. His burial tombstone...More

2  Thank Tom1955
Reviewed 2 July 2014

This was our 8th stop on a road trip to visit the homes of great American writers, and it was the house I was most looking forward to. We had just been to the Whitman birthplace the day before, so we were anxious to book...More

3  Thank Dead Authors R
Reviewed 29 July 2013

I have wanted to visit this historic place for some time, but as is the usual, if you live by an historic place, its usually the last place you visit!!! It was recommended you call before visiting, as the house is not necessarily open the...More

9  Thank EThomas7
Reviewed 16 April 2013

Visiting the Walt Whitman House is so real it's almost surreal, because I've never been to a house museum where it felt so much like the person had just stepped out for a quick errand and might be back momentarily. Whitman's furniture, papers and artifacts...More

6  Thank ironista
Reviewed 3 May 2012

After lunch with the family we decided to drive around and find the Walt Whitman house. It is not in a bad section at all, just an empty part of town. Luckily the place was open but it did take a little knocking and ringing...More

10  Thank brian m
Reviewed 29 August 2008

My family and I recently visited Walt Whitman's House in Camden NJ and we were really surprised to see how well it is preserved and taken care of. We were given an excellent tour by the guide who was very knowledgeable and friendly. We visited...More

8  Thank Historietrip
Reviewed 13 June 2008

THE TOUR GUIDE OF THE HOUSE IS VERY KNOWLEDGEABLE AND THERE ARE NO ROPES SO YOU CAN GET UP AND PERSONAL IN THE ROOMS OF THE HOUSE THE HOUSE IS AUTHENTIC OF THE ERA A GREAT HISTORY LESSON THAT IS FUN AND ENJOYABLE DEFINITELY VISIT...More

4  Thank historiccamden35
Reviewed 28 January 2008

We drove over to Camden from Philly to visit The Walt Whitman House. It was a quiet Sunday and we arrived just after lunch when the House reopens. The caretakers did not respond to our ringing of the doorbell. On the 4th try, a hand...More

5  Thank maisiegirl
Reviewed 16 May 2014
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