Morris-Jumel Mansion in United States

www.morrisjumel.org

Fascinating History! The mansion is the oldest house in Manhattan and was built in 1765. It sits high up on a hill overlooking the Harlem River. Some believe that the mansion is haunted.

“Reliving The Past” We visited the museum on a school trip as part of a NYC and the five boroughs history lesson for school. It was nice to walk in the steps of some of the country’s famous forefathers.

so interesting Fantastic, there's not a lot to see inside by the way of exhibits but our excellent docent brought all the history of the house and the surrounding area to life.

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Manhattan's oldest house, somewhat of an aberration in the modern neighborhood of Washington Heights, served as a command post for George Washington.

LOCATION

Address 65 Jumel Ter Washington Heights, New York City, NY 10032-5360

Phone +1 212-923-8008

Website http://www.morrisjumel.org/

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