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Seward House Museum, Auburn

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Must see · Historic Site · Tourist Spot
Experience the exquisitely intact family home of William Henry Seward, Secretary of State under Presidents Lincoln and Johnson. Guided tours of the historic interior explore topics including the Civil War, women’s rights, and antislavery through the compelling lives and accomplishments of the Seward family.
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  • We were traveling through Auburn and decided to stop and see the Seward House. We were so glad that we stopped. The docent that guided us through the house was excellent, and shared the history of.....  more »
  • Went to the Seward House for the first time today and had an excellent experience. Our guide was Jeff. He spoke with great attention to detail and amazing energy and passion. Nothing like a great...  more »
  • Very interesting tour. We've done several historic home tours and this was one of our favorites. It's a guided tour but not rushed at all and very interesting and informative. Not something I would need to do again but I would definitely recommend it if you enjoy that kind of thing.
  • 🇺🇸The Seward Family has left a Treasure Chest that I have enjoyed learning about for many years. 🌎Seward's huge globe left an awesome impression on me when I visited his house as a little child with my Mother. 🌏Upon seeing Seward's globe again as an adult several years later, it seemed so much smaller...and...William Seward's accomplishments seemed so much greater!🌍 There is always something new to discover and love about the Seward Family.~💙

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