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Women's Rights National Historical Park Announces the Elizabeth Cady Stanton House is Open for Tours

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Date: June 8, 2012
Contact: John Stoudt, 315.568.2991 ext. 3004

Seneca Falls, NY - Women's Rights National Historical Park announced that the Elizabeth Cady Stanton House has re-opened for public tours.

Women's Rights NHP was affected by a storm cell which occurred during the afternoon of Tuesday, May 29th. High winds, heavy rains, and hail affected the areas in and near the park, resulting in downed power lines, trees, and tree limbs. A large chestnut tree located in front of the Elizabeth Cady Stanton House suffered severe damage. Due to the downed tree limbs and ongoing cleanup efforts, the Elizabeth Cady Stanton House was closed from May 29th to June 5th.

Guided tours of the Elizabeth Cady Stanton House are offered daily at 11:15 a.m. and 2:15 p.m. Please call the park's Visitor Center Information Desk at (315) 568- 0024 from 9:00 a.m. through 5:00 p.m., for more information about these programs.

Visit our website more information and updates regarding tours at the Elizabeth Cady Stanton House: http://www.nps.gov/wori/planyourvisit/index.htm.

For more information, please call (315) 568-0024.You can also follow the park's social media sites for Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/womensrightsnps) and Twitter (http://twitter.com/#!/WomensRightsNPS) to learn more about our upcoming programs. You can also learn about the park's latest activities by reading its most recent newsletter http://www.nps.gov/wori/parknews/upload/WORI-Newsletter-Vol-1-No-2-Spring-2012.pdf .

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