Ralph Waldo Emerson House

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The Ralph Waldo Emerson House is a house museum located at 18 Cambridge Turnpike, Concord, Massachusetts, and a National Historic … See more

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Nov 1, 2023
Very informative tour. Lots of inspiring insights into Emerson’s life. My family, including our two sons, ages 11 and 9 enjoyed the experience. Full review by Emily M
Oct 2, 2023
Emerson was very influential during his time. This tour does an excellent job in detailing his accomplishments as well as his home life. The tour guides were excellent and very knowledgeable. Full review by Sherpa2286
Jul 31, 2023
If you like Emerson (as we do), it's a not-to-be-missed stop. Descendants of the Emerson family are still involved, and it's pretty much as it was when the Emersons lived there. Full review by WJClinto

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When is the house open for tours
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thurs-sat 10-4:30 and sun 1-430 When I was there, they keep the front door locked even if tours were happening and there were three people working in the place, it seemed they …
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thurs-sat 10-4:30 and sun 1-430 When I was there, they keep the front door locked even if tours were happening and there were three people working in the place, it seemed they just did tours when people showed up, not every hr or 1/2 hr - I'd call to confirm that they're open to be on the safe side
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Answer by Elissa P · Oct 3, 2017
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