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Address: 127-129 Main Street, Binghamton, NY 13905
Phone Number: (607) 772-9179
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11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Description: Tour the restored 1892 Queen Anne home listed on the National Register of...
Tour the restored 1892 Queen Anne home listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2011. Learn about the history of the Bundy Manufacturing Company and how it evolved into IBM. Other exhibits include a local art gallery, carriage house, the Southern Tier Broadcaster's Hall of Fame and a 1930's barbershop.
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We got there about 45 minutes before closing time and were wondering if we going to be able to finish. I didn't start out too well, I felt a little like we inconvenienced our... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 2, 2015
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Binghamton, New York
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Binghamton, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 NEW

We got there about 45 minutes before closing time and were wondering if we going to be able to finish. I didn't start out too well, I felt a little like we inconvenienced our docent. However once we got going it was good. He was able to explain the history behind the house and also the story of how they... More 

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Essen, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

This museum offers you the (nearly) complete interior of a villa from the end of the 19th century. Due to the completeness it gives you a very good impression of the time and the living style. However the original owner, Mr. Bundy has also an important history as one of the originators of IBM. Nevertheless this aspect is not sufficiently... More 

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Guttenberg, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

I visited the Bundy Museum and took the full tour about three years ago but I read an article on the internet about the Rod Serling exhibit and, being a huge Serling fan, decided that I just had to see it. The full tour is $7 but you don't have to pay to see the Rod Serling exhibit or any... More 

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Charlotte,NC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Great place to visit to get a snapshot of early Binghamton. The house is beautiful and we had a guided tour that gave great insight into the life of the Bundys. My daughter (15)was really impressed and loved the African artifacts that are also on display. We had the guide all to ourselves so we got yo ask as many... More 

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Syracuse, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Docent was knowledgeable, friendly, and informative. Tour was enjoyable and informative. Neighborhood was a bit gritty, but fun to explore, nothing to be afraid of.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

This is an absolutely unique museum for the diversity of its exhibits and the architectural beauty of its setting. The tour was wonderfully curated and offered fascinating tidbits about history, art, architecture, and engineering. There is something for almost every interest. Don't miss this tour! We also learned about several events that the museum is host to that we would... More 

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Belgrade, Serbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Just across the river Chenango, from the Greyhound Line Bus Station where we got out of the bus upon our arrival in Binghampton, in Main Street is located this beautiful museum. There is a lot of fun here, interesting and educational things. We learned something about the Binghampton's local history in the Timeclock Exhibit. There is also a carriage house... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

What a great home. The woodwork and the architectural detail is amazing!! The stained glass windows are gorgeous, and the display of all the Time recorders through the years is pretty neat to see! Definitely check this museum out .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

This is a place with a beautiful art gallery area on two floors. I have seen old and modern styles there and always learn something new about the history of this place. Highly recommend a tour for the full story.

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Endicott, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

The tour is interesting, not very long. My son asked tons of questions and seemed interested. Would recommended

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Additional Information about Bundy Museum of History and Art

Address: 127-129 Main Street, Binghamton, NY 13905
Phone Number: (607) 772-9179
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Binghamton
Open Hours:
Tuesday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

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