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Mark Twain House A National Geographic Must See

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MTH Exerior.28.25.04Is seeing one of the 10 best historic houses in the world on your bucket list? Or even your weekend list?

Then lucky you. Head over to the Mark Twain House on Farmington Avenue in Hartford and check it off your list.

The home of the late,  iconic author Samuel Clemens (aka Mark Twain) has been named one of the “10 Best Historic Homes”  in the world in  National Geographic’ s new book, ” The 10 Best of Everything: A Guide for Travelers.”

Twain’s Victorian Gothic Revival style mansion was chosen for the list that also includes Monet’s Giverny in France, Yasnaya in Russia, the Anne Frank House in Amsterdam, Blenheim in England and Mount Vernon in Virginia.

The book also includes top 10 lists for topics ranging from “10 Best Islands” to “10 Best things To Do On Sundays” in the world’s best cities.