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Millard Fillmore Museum

24 Shearer Ave, East Aurora, NY 14052-1621
+1 716-652-8875
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Hidden Treasure

We scheduled a private tour. Our guide, Cathy, was knowledgeable and passionate about the home. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
flory18
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Indianapolis, Indiana
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Hidden gem on our history road trip!

On our cross country road trip to see numerous presidential sites, we were pleasantly surprised... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
David A
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New Braunfels, Texas
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Millard Fillmore was the 13th president of the United States serving between 1826 and 1830. Auroraeans are proud that we shared in the young adult life of Millard Fillmore and his wife Abigail. We feel honored to have the Millard and Abigail Fillmore House designated as a National Historic Landmark and hope that you will enjoy coming to visit.
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24 Shearer Ave, East Aurora, NY 14052-1621
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We scheduled a private tour. Our guide, Cathy, was knowledgeable and passionate about the home. The dual history ... former President’s home and artist studio for Mrs Price ... made the visit even more interesting. Small home but full of interesting artifacts including one of...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On our cross country road trip to see numerous presidential sites, we were pleasantly surprised experiencing the Millard Fillmore home and museum. The tour guides were fabulous in telling the story of the home, it’s awesome contents, and of course the president. Kathy you rock!...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2018

Great tour and tour guide (Kathy), very knowledgeable and a very relaxed atmosphere.Would go back, short drive from Buffalo. Learned a lot on Fillmore`s life.

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Reviewed 22 September 2017

Took a day trip to the absolutely lovely little town of East Aurora, and on a whim visited the Millard Fillmore Museum. Fascinating information and so much to see. Despite its small size, the tour was a good length, chock full of information. With items...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Following the Presidential trail this was a must stop. Typical type home with several tour guides. Biggest problem is very restricted hours to visit, so plan ahead.

1  Thank Tim S
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

This small cottage is along the 6 mile walk route which goes through town. They offer a guided tour through the home set with period furnituire from when Fillmore was President. There is also a beautiful small garden around the side of the property.

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Reviewed 31 July 2017

Lovely little house run by the local historical society where they have gathered as much Fillmore furniture as anywhere. More story telling that artifacts but very well done and worth a stop for those who made a practice of visiting presidential sites.

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Reviewed 7 June 2017

You'll hear nothing about Fillmore as president (a slight disappointment)--it's all about the house and the time he and his family lived here. What amazed me is how people in this time period were able to be reasonably comfortable in such a small space (some...More

1  Thank Jonathan E
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Reviewed 28 December 2016

The Aurora Historical Society that tends to this historic home beautifully decorates this home at Christmas and fills it will wonderful handmade items, decorations, gifts and bake goods that helps to support the maintenance of the home of the 13th President of the US -...More

Thank sstarks
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Reviewed 20 September 2016

Millard Fillmore. There are four stops on the tour, and they each contain items previously owned by the former president. On the day we visited there were four docents, and they varied greatly in their presentation quality. The presentation in the front where we received...More

Thank AlWalavich
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