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"Choose free entry to over 40 unique attractions and tours in Boston and its surrounds then let your Go Boston Card do the rest. You'll receive discounts and special offers on shopping dining and activities plus a 69-page guidebook to help you plan your Boston vacation. The Go Boston Card leaves you in control allowing you to have the best customized experience possible. The Go Boston Card is available for one two
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"Choose free entry to over 40 unique attractions and tours in Boston and its surrounds then let your Go Boston Card do the rest. You'll receive discounts and special offers on shopping dining and activities plus a 69-page guidebook to help you plan your Boston vacation. The Go Boston Card leaves you in control allowing you to have the best customized experience possible. The Go Boston Card is available for one two
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Longfellow House Tips (6)

Longfellow is the Man

The home is open May-Ocotber from 10-5 Mon-sat and 12-5 on Sunday. The home was built in 1785 and restored in 1850's. The Maine Historical Society is attached to the home and part of the tour. Tickets...
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BruceDunning
Oct 28, 2008

Visit Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's boyhood home

The Maine Historical Society offers guided tours of the house beloved American poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807-1882) grew up in. Built by the poet's grand-father back in 1785-86, the house...
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Jefie
Sep 13, 2007

Longfellow House

This is a quaint house which provides a tour through rooms where Longfellow sat, wrote, ate, slept....I didn't get to go inside, but I did take a peek at the back garden (see other tip!). Hopefully I...
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TempNomad
Sep 06, 2003

Wadsworth-Longfellow House on...

Wadsworth-Longfellow House on Congress Street - This was the boyhood home of poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. Built in 1785, this was Portland's first brick house and she retains most of her original...
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Pamela_Peace
Sep 02, 2002

This is a picture of the sign...

This is a picture of the sign outside the childhood home of the famous 19th century American poet, Henry Wadsworth-Longfellow.We didn't go in and visit, but as I strolled by and took this picture, I...
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acemj
Aug 25, 2002

Longfellow House - not so secret garden

It is a lovely garden behind the house/museum...definitely take the time to take a peek behind the house, even if you don't go in for the actual tour!
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Sep 06, 2003
 
 
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Things to Do Near Longfellow House

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Portland Museum of Art

Worth spending an hour or two here. There is an eclectic mix of work and the paintings are well displayed. I was advised to start on the fourth flor and work my way down. I did as advised although I...
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Eastern Promenade

The Eastern Prom is a large grassy park that slopes down to Casco Bay. The views from up here are some of the nicest in the area!! It's a great place for a picnic, to sit with a book, toss a frisbe,...
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Seashore Trolley Museum

We drove from Salem up Route 1, heading into Maine. After a shopping stop at Kittery, we headed north, looking to see what we might find. And what we found was the Seashore Trolley Museum in...
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