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William Hickling Prescott House

Museum
Address: 55 Beacon St, Boston, MA 02108-3531
Phone: 617-742-3190

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  • fbc001
    fbc001
    NJ
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    Worthwhile tour

    We've been trying to visit the Prescott House for a few years but it has a limited seasonal schedule and occasional closing on the touring Saturdays. We finally made it on 6/22 and it was well worth t...

    Reviewed on /Date(1561362613000+0800)/
  • Reginald R
    Reginald R
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    Cool Place to visitt

    The museum was not too significant in its offering. Basically a look back into history and how the folks lived on the hill in the past generations. The interesting view point to me was that there wer...

    Reviewed on /Date(1506171310000+0800)/
  • Andrei S
    Andrei S
    Clemmons, North Carolina
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    Beautiful historic house on Beacon Street.

    This house, located across from Boston Common on Beacon Street, had several notable residents during the 19th century, the most famous being William Hickling Prescott. Prescott was a historian who foc...

    Reviewed on /Date(1461034410000+0800)/
  • MarlaBroton
    MarlaBroton
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    Saturday exploring history and architecture

    My friend and I set out to visit the Freedom Trail and discovered this $7 tour of the house and history of the inhabitants. The tour guide Ed extremely knowledgable and passionate about the Prescott ...

    Reviewed on /Date(1429499085000+0800)/
  • GretchenG
    GretchenG
    Boston, MA
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    Hidden Treasure on Beacon Hill

    Went on the tour of this wonderful Federal house today. Our guide, Cynthia, was clearly totally in love with this house and its story. The house is full of wonderful architecture, furniture, amazing ...

    Reviewed on /Date(1409388337000+0800)/

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