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Phelps General Store

132 Market St, Palmyra, NY 14522
315.597.6981
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Ranked #5 of 6 Attractions in Palmyra
Type: Historic Sites, Cultural
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harrisville, utah
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Go back in time to see a store that was closed one day and never reopened and has sat with the inventory still on the shelf for most of a century. This is not to be missed when visiting Palmyra. Palmyra has a very interesting history. Visit their city historical sites.

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Avoca, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

I highly recommend going here.....it is an outstanding step back in history. Our team (G.H.O.S.T.) actually did an investigation there last night..and Bonnie gave us the historical tour first...amazing!!! Loved it so much,we will go back many times in the future, we'll take the grandbabies there too.....

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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2012

This group of 5 museums is a treasure of history. Besides the large collection of historical items, from toys and dolls to war uniforms and medical equipment, there is a print shop with people producing books by hand. The shop is being restored and will soon feature working antique presses made in the area. We saw a man applying gold... More 

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Fairport, New York
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116 reviews 116 reviews
24 attraction reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2012

Phelps General Store is one of 5 properties included in the Palmyra Historical Society's Museums. A guided tour of all 5 sites starts at the Historical Museum on Market Street. Cost is $7 per person and tour takes about 1 1/2 hours. The first location includes several different rooms, on 2 floors, with different and interesting information and items of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2009

This place is awesome! If you like history and ghosts, you will love this! I visited there as a part of Spiritfest "09". Also, Valentown which was shown on SYFY's Ghost Hunters (TAPS). Got to meet Brian Harnois a former member of TAPS. It was a great time. The Phelps General Store is loaded with history and spirits. I suggest... More 

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