Address: 3 mi. N of Point Marion on PA 166, Point Marion, Pennsylvania. County/parish: Fayette.
Park name: Friendship Hill. 1 contributing building.
Added to the National Register of Historic Places October 15, 1966.
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Friendship Hill was the home of early American politician and statesman Albert Gallatin (1761–1849). Gallatin was a U.S. Congressman, the longest-serving Secretary of the Treasury under two presidents, and ambassador to France and Great Britain. The house overlooks the Monongahela River near Point Marion, Pennsylvania, about 50 miles (80 km) south of Pittsburgh.
It is maintained by the National Park Service as Friendship Hill National Historic Site and is open to the public.(read more...)
Significant persons associated with this site:
National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/66000663