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Great tour!

The volunteer there who took us on a tour of the Whithall House was excellent! She noticed my kid... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2018
gostartraveler
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A home with History

We enjoy our visits here when they are open to the public. Everytime we visit, we learn something... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2018
Lynn C
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Reviewed 21 October 2018

The volunteer there who took us on a tour of the Whithall House was excellent! She noticed my kid and aimed the tour toward them, talking to my kid on her level and letting them touch what was touchable. Asked my kid questions, made them...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 24 June 2018

We enjoy our visits here when they are open to the public. Everytime we visit, we learn something new about the area whether about the former family, the Battle, the ships, and just the daily living activities that took place there. The tour is brief,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Lynn C
Reviewed 23 June 2018

The Whitall House at Red Bank Battlefield in National Park, NJ, is a jewel in the crown of New Jersey's historical landmarks! I am an 8th generation granddaughter of James and Ann Whitall, the original builders and owners of the home, and volunteer as a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 26 October 2016

Has the original floors. Original deftware on fireplace. Short informative tour, less than 30 mins. We had a great guide. Luv the smell of these old homes. We started here at the house & got a good overview before going on to Red Bank Battlefield...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Sandy305
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Loved the tour of this house. I've been here numerous times but had not toured in years. I did a review and posted photos. The Battlefield is rich in history. Only downfall POKEMAN players use up a lot of parking spots and today was hard...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

There is a lot of local history connected with this pretty and well preserved 18th century building. The Whitall property was mostly converted during the Revolutionary War into the Fort Mercer and Mrs Ann Whitall's kitchen was once even temporarily turned into a military hospital....More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank podrozniczka60
Reviewed 4 August 2016

I have visited the Whitall House many, many times over the 20 odd years I have lived in New Jersey. And as historic houses go it is a bit thin on substance. I brought my fiancée to the house for the first time because they...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Lee5608
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Although I found Red Bank Battlefield Park to be a bit of a disappointment, the Whitall House on the property is well worth a visit. The house belonged to Ann and James Whitall at the beginning of the Revolutionary War. This Quaker family was mortified...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Seabrookgal
Reviewed 2 February 2016

We have visited the Whitehall house many times. There open house at Christmas time is really special. You have a chance to tour the historic house all decked out in colonial greenery. The tour guides describe what it was like at Christmas time during the...More

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank JoeSchwartz
Reviewed 19 August 2014

Located in National Park on the Delaware River at the site of Red Bank Battlefield, you'll find the home of James & Ann Whitall, promiment Quakers who once owned this stretch of land which became so important in the battle for control of Philadelphia by...More

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank Colleen C
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