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Address: 1901 Mulberry Street, Scranton, PA 18510
Phone Number: 570-346-7186
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12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mon 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Thu - Fri 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Great local museum. Great for kids.

Nice local museum. Takes about 1 hour. Kids would like it because they have a dinosaur skeleton, lots of birds and minerals. The building itself is grand.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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Green Lane, PA
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34 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Nice local museum. Takes about 1 hour. Kids would like it because they have a dinosaur skeleton, lots of birds and minerals. The building itself is grand.

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Scott Twp, Pa
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34 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

This is a quiet afternoon for an older crowd. My young son did not find it fun, and got a bit bored by the end of the experience. Great first date place.

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Beautiful Bucks County, PA
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48 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Kind of pricey ($7 per person) for such a small museum. The taxidermied birds were interesting, as was the mineral room and the dinosaur room. The elevator wasn't working. The woman working upstairs was hovering nearby, but not talking to us. It was very awkward and uncomfortable, as though she thought we were going to damage or steal something. We... More 

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Stuart, FL
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105 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

This very sweet old (1908) museum is one of only a few in NEPA. Permanent galleries of taxidermy native birds, a dinosaur room with fossils, a rock & mineral room with native PA rocks featuring a black light which makes the rock light up and come alive (great for young and old kids!) and a folk art collection are found... More 

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New Jersey
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

I went here for a date because it was cold outside and there was not much else to do that weekend. The pictures in the art gallery were kind of a joke... I could have painted some of them. If it weren't for the great company it would have been even worse.

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Montrose, Pennsylvania, United States
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16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

I just love the Everhart... it's easy to visit... fun to walk thru, interesting exhibits & wonderful educational programs... what's not to like... it's like your own little museum on the back 40. Thanks to the marvelous staff who dedicate hours for the benefit of us...

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Binghamton, New York
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24 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

This beautiful gem sits above the city of Scranton. The museum has the Everhart collection, which are materials amassed by the family, as well as many changing exhibits with a special focus on art from Pennsylvania (at least as I've noticed over the past several years). There is abundant parking and the views are beautiful (right next to Nay Aug... More 

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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108 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 310 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Although I now live in Colorado, I had been to the Everhart and Nay Aug's amusement park as a kid. My husband is a bird biologist, and we had a few hours to spare last week while visiting family, so I thought of the bird specimens on display at this museum. Everhart himself was a naturalist and bird lover. Although... More 

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Dalton, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Good preserved birds exhibit. Pedestrian art display. Better works seen in the past reportedly have been sold to float the place's bills. Sad commentary!

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Scranton, Pennsylvania
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47 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 via mobile

I like the Everhart museum because they are family oriented, they always have events going on, they feature art from local people as well as from children in our elementary schools. I remember one time years ago I had made a painting in 5th grade art class that my teacher fell in love with so much that she went out... More 

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Additional Information about Everhart Museum

Address: 1901 Mulberry Street, Scranton, PA 18510
Phone Number: 570-346-7186
Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Scranton
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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