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Joseph Smith Birthplace Memorial

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Historical perspective of the time of the Prophet Joseph Smith and the man

Senior missionaries from the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints are assigned to the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Donald C

This is the birthplace of Joseph Smith. The memorial is beautiful and impressive. The history is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Senior missionaries from the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints are assigned to the birthplace site of the Prophet Joseph Smith. The senior missionaries that briefed us on the buildings and the monument were very knowledgeable about the Prophet, his family, and the time...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the birthplace of Joseph Smith. The memorial is beautiful and impressive. The history is fascinating and the visitor center is helpful and interesting.

Thank hallidaysa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great time here! There is a really sweet senior missionary couple here that gave us a tour and a little history about JS life in Vermont. The visitors center is small and nice, and the memorial is very cool, especially the story...More

Thank 854courtneyp
Reviewed 7 October 2018

This beautiful site is a fitting tribute to Joseph Smith. The obelisk was placed there in 1905 marking Joseph's 100th birthday. The visitors center and the grounds are beautifully maintained and the missionaries are both friendly and knowledgeable about Joseph and his family. They drove...More

Thank LynnJ27
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful stop along our trip! The senior missionaries were wonderful and very kind and informative. We love learning about LDS Church history and this did not disappoint. Certainly felt the spirit there. The grounds were beautiful as all LDS Church sites are. Highly...More

Thank LeeAnn T
Reviewed 18 August 2018

We had a very nice visit here. The Senior Missionary Couples were so nice and friendly. They did a great job sharing the significance of this site. They even drove us around to see the homesites on the property. The grounds were beautiful. The flowers...More

Thank James P
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Since touring the state of Utah, I keep my eye out to see the other LDS sites. I had read about the Joseph Smith birthplace and decided we would stop to see it. We were greeted my Sister and Elder Hobbs. They were a delightful...More

Thank Kimberly B
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

I have a bit of a Mormon fascination, so when we were heading through Vermont, I thought...but, of course! I figured there would be the monument and maybe a little she'd size visitor center. Not at all! Apparently there are 2 visitors centers (only one...More

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Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

Go every year to see the lights. They do not disappoint. Worth the trip. Thanks to all who work and prepare this beautiful Christmas event! See you again next yearπŸŽ„πŸŽ„πŸŽ„

Thank johnfricke
Reviewed 5 December 2017

We used to do a yearly visit 10 years or more ago, and decided to see the lights again this year. They do a great job at decorating.

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