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If your in the area to see the Liberty Bell then do the tour of this historic building too. If your on a budget there are some areas you can access for free or there is a more extensive tour for a charge. Interesting to...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank GaryNewcastleStaffs
Reviewed 3 September 2019

Both strange and amazing at the same time. Really isn't a house. Just brick foundation walls. Still amazing if you know the history.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Allen H
Reviewed 10 August 2019

Good trip. This attraction is located directly in front of the Liberty Bell Center. We arrived at approximately 10:15 am after finishing our tour of the Liberty Bell Center. The President's House contained many informational plaques about the site of the nation's first executive mansion....More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank PartyTheNightAway
Reviewed 15 July 2019

You need vision and a good imagination to see what may be in the creators mind. Basically this is a shell of a house. It was ok but not great on reflection.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank StephenCr0ss
Reviewed 20 May 2019

Ok, a house may have been here but not anymore. Partial walls have been built and you can look down into the old foundations. There are a few display boards but apart from that, not a lot to see here. This is where the queue...More

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank Steve-and-Andie
Reviewed 28 March 2019

Since the first President's house wasn't preserved, the ghost house was supposed to show where the house stood. But as others have said, it seemed more about slavery -- not all tied to the 1st and 2nd president. So it was interesting, but I could...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank surfinginflorida
Reviewed 22 January 2019

When visiting Independence Hall spare a few moments to visit the Presidents house that was for a hundred years, nowadays it looks like a pre-build on a housing estate, kind of funny when you first see it, but go across and have a look at...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank TeamWard
Reviewed 31 December 2018

I wandered over to the President's House by chance because I was intrigued by the site, which features the outlines of a house but I discovered that it is about re-imaging the concept of "house" and, more importantly, who lives in it and how. I...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Traveller2010NYC
Reviewed 27 December 2018 via mobile

Theres a movie playing about Washington’s slaves. It’s thought provoking. However I was confused because I was looking for a house. The whole concept is lost on me. Didn’t care for it, just hurried through as it was pouring and wasn’t interested in getting soaked...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank EFW2014
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

After the visitors center this is the first place you’ll see. There’s a frame of a house and mainly plaques to read. The old foundation or a piece of it is behind glass. I wasn’t impressed by the way they depicted history.

Date of experience: September 2018
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