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Johnson Hall State Historic Site

Hall Avenue, Johnstown, NY 12095
+1 518-762-8712
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Rally Stop No. 1

Our car club was on an historical American Revolution road rally that had Johnson Hall as its first... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2018
Eburkartjr
via mobile
We were too early, but could see some information anyway

Unfortunately, this was on our list to see, but they didn't open for another 1 1/2 hours, so we... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2017
Barbara M
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Springfield, Missouri
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Hall Avenue, Johnstown, NY 12095
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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Our car club was on an historical American Revolution road rally that had Johnson Hall as its first stop. When we arrived we were warmly greeted by Rachel the director of the facility and she personally gave a brilliant desertion with such enthusiasm we were...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2017

Unfortunately, this was on our list to see, but they didn't open for another 1 1/2 hours, so we walked around the grounds, peeked in a few low windows and read the markers. We still had a lovely visit, and is a great place for...More

Thank Barbara M
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Reviewed 11 September 2017

Wonderfully preserved historic home of Sir William Johnson, a key figure in Indian affairs prior to the Revolution. The guide was excellent. The grounds are beautiful as is the house itself. A must stop for anybody interested in Colonial American history.

Thank C0rgiL0ver
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

This is important to the history of colonial times, pre revolution. Sir William Johnson and the Indians.

Thank rcvedder
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Reviewed 2 July 2017

I recently found out I am a descendant of Sir William, so was eager to see Johnson Hall when I got the opportunity. Our docent, Scott, was excellent--very knowledgeable and enthusiastic. I was pleased to see they keep adding to the exhibit. They seem to...More

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Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

We stoped at this site after spending a weekend camping and enjoyed our visit a big time. We took the last tour at 4:00 pm that lasted about 50 min. The tour guide was very knowledgeable. We learned a lot about the life in the...More

Thank Anna A
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Reviewed 19 June 2017

Wonderfully restored home of Sir John Johnson, loyalist hero of the American Revolution. Well maintained site and well worth a visit.

Thank Bram B
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Reviewed 10 May 2017

Mansion for its time in history. Sir William Johnson built this estate pre-Revolutionary War. He was very wealthy and given the job to unite the native Indians to fight against the colonists for control of the colonies. Maintained in period paint and wallpaper. Original furniture...More

Thank mickjade
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Reviewed 22 January 2017

Pre-Revolution historic site, very well maintained, on the outskirts of Johnstown NY. Sir William Johnson instrumental in settling the Mohawk River Valley.

Thank 259nthomas
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Reviewed 3 November 2016

You will learn about the city of Johnstown . How it got it name.when it got its name. It is said that it used to be the residence of Sir William Johnson. But there are other historical people that called Johnstown home.

Thank sschumacher1946
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