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My first time beginning there and i'll be there jul 28 2019

Idk i never been there and it seems fun but a lot of walking there But I would like to know what... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Smith Farm and Sacred Grove

Smith farm was very interesting, fun to see stuff from the 1830s time frame. Sacred Grove was very... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Salt Lake City, Utah
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Tour the Smith Family Farm to learn more about the boyhood of Joseph Smith Jr., the first prophet and president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Visit the nearby Sacred Grove, where Joseph received a vision of God the Father and...more
843 Stafford Rd, Palmyra, NY 14522-9570
+1 315-597-4383
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Idk i never been there and it seems fun but a lot of walking there But I would like to know what can do there.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Smith farm was very interesting, fun to see stuff from the 1830s time frame. Sacred Grove was very nice and was much bigger than we expected.

Thank A B
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

After serving in the Temple the night before, we visited the Sacred Grove first thing the next morning. Peaceful and calming. We began with a prayer and enjoyed an hour stroll through the grove prior to enjoying the missionary tour of the Smith property. Wonderful...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Amazing experience!! I drove almost 2 hours one way just to visit site and it was totally worth it. It is a site with rich history and such a refreshingly peaceful spirit.

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Reviewed 28 August 2018

I have been planning a trip to upstate New York to visit the LDS Church History sites for almost 18 years. I am so glad that we were able to go and visit these important places in, not only Latter-Day Saint History, but American History...More

Thank cg343804
Reviewed 24 August 2018

This site is of great historical significance to those of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The Church has done a marvelous job of restoring the site. The Church's volunteers (missionaries) are not pressure; but the exact opposite. They always asked if we...More

Thank Lynn W
Reviewed 7 August 2018

The LDS Church always does their sites top-notch! Sister missionaries are super friendly. Such a rich history. The stroll through the Sacred Grove is very spiritual.

Thank BetaWizard
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Stopped in for a tour of the farm and the hidden grove. It was a good experience with missionaries willing to teach about the the history of this place.

Thank slc1jmh
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

This is place where the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints began. A free tour of a restored 1800 farm and building is well worth your time.

Thank JLPeterson58
Reviewed 24 July 2018

A must do if in Palmyra and visiting LDS church historical sites. The missionaries who led the tours were knowledgeable and kind and willing to answer questions. This is such beautiful and peaceful farm. We loved that they had several places to sit along the...More

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Kim S
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Response from CalifDoug | Reviewed this property |
About an hour
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Response from Stonecoral | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the path is level and wide and there are benches along the path where you can sit. The path loops so you have the option of going into the Grove as far as you are comfortable. Due to the serenity and religious nature... More