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Woodlawn Museum, Ellsworth

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Historic Site Tourist Spot
Woodlawn is a 180-acre historic estate owned and maintained for public use by the Hancock County Trustees of Public Reservations. The Black House, a federal styled house, is open to the public from May to October. The grounds are open sunrise to sunset everyday.
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4.4
  • Could have spent more time here. It was a self-directed tour with extremely greathistorical detail. Family dating back to the Revolutionary War.This home was started by George Washington's artillery O...  more »
  • Beautiful landscape and a knowledgeable self guided tour of historical mansion. Highly recommend visiting and walking the paths.  more »
  • We took a self-guided tour of this mansion that was built in 1824 to 1828. The grandson that set the house up as a museum at his death died in 1928. All of the original Furnishings, dishes, carpets, b...  more »
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  • Has a few different paths to walk. 10/10 will walk here again.
  • Stunning place to visit.
  • Beautiful hiking trails and estate with museum
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  • I wish I could visit after dark cuz da employs say its haunted n I think they could make a lot of money doing n after dark haunted tour. It would attract a diff crowd therefore making more money on top of da day time tourist tours.

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