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Historical Society Museum

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We wandered around Easton and found this museum. This day there was an exhibit honoring the 150th... read more

Reviewed August 4, 2017
DebbieA45
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
No open?

Despite information at the Vistors Center to the opposite, the museum was closed when we got there... read more

Reviewed August 23, 2016
Ken N
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Rockaway, NJ
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Offers guided tours of several notable historic houses.
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25 S Washington St, Easton, MD 21601-3014
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Reviewed 1 week ago

While in town, visitors might want to stop by at the Historical Society Museum to learn about local livings and local geography. It will not take long becuase it is a two small rooms self-guided. Plenty of things to learn about the local area and...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Prawet J
Reviewed January 24, 2019 via mobile

I went by today and saw a sign. Closed for the winter..open again in march. Admin office is open but not museum. Looks like a lovely place. But not now.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed October 16, 2018

lacking in content and too much video in a small area. Hard imagine not better artifacts to display to visitors

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Earl H
Reviewed November 14, 2017

Stopped by during the Waterfowl Festival and found this small, but updated museum to be a new and wonderful discovery. The exhibits were excellent, with wonderfully curated artifacts, and excellent explanations. There are large touch screens that make wonderful use of old photos and new...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank FJGonzalezG
Reviewed August 27, 2017

This is not going to be easy, but Ben will start at the beginning of our venture and hope to maintain your interest without misleading or misinforming you. First, the actual Historic Society Museum is a few doors south and across the street at 30...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed August 4, 2017

We wandered around Easton and found this museum. This day there was an exhibit honoring the 150th Anniversary of the founding of Unionville....A town founded by local black civil war soldiers who fought in the war, returned from the war, and were given their freedom...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank DebbieA45
Reviewed June 24, 2017

Admittedly after thirty years of vacationing here, I finally visited because I really wanted to see the special exhibit about the Unionville Church. Prior reviews mention that the Museum is small, it has short hours and its running on a shoestring. However, what they do...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank CSSnowshoer
Reviewed May 22, 2017

This is a typical small town museum. It's very small and the collection is of mixed interest. It's amazing that some of the pieces have survived, but many are just old stuff. The interpretation is indifferent and the attempt at themes sometimes a bit strained....More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Forrest C
Reviewed January 25, 2017

They change the exhibits frequently. This is a worthy organization to support. There is a parking lot along the side of the building. There is a really nice garden behind the museum to stroll through.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Motherhen03
Reviewed August 23, 2016

Despite information at the Vistors Center to the opposite, the museum was closed when we got there. Staff at the museum explained that they should have updated their hours. Despite that, they turned on the lights and allowed us to self-tour the museum. It is...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Ken N
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