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Arconti American Museum - CLOSED

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Eclectic array of American treasures in one small museum

We stopped in on a quiet day to see this museum and got a personal tour from the owner's daughter... read more

Reviewed June 28, 2013
martijen
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Canton, Ohio
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Fascinating find in Chatham

We misstimed a visit to the Arconti museum and turned up a full two hours before opening time... read more

Reviewed June 30, 2013
southwell78
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New York City, New York
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Jul 31, 2015
“Closed ”
Jul 30, 2015
“Appears to be defunct”
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The Arconti American Museum, built and designed by Michael and Susan Arconti, was founded in September 2011 with the mission to bestow upon fellow individuals a new emporium of fine art, historical relic, and cultural artifact. With extensive...more
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33 Depot Rd, Chatham, MA 02633-2009
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Reviewed July 31, 2015 via mobile

It was closed, the sign was removed and upstairs tenant confirmed it wasn't operating any longer. We were very disappointed after reading the great reviews.

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed July 30, 2015 via mobile

Attempted the hike up from the center of town because we had a couple of young star wars fans in the group. Found the address but the building was locked and there no longer appears to be a sign out front. The telephone in this...More

Date of experience: July 2015
2  Thank Brad H
Reviewed June 30, 2013 via mobile

We misstimed a visit to the Arconti museum and turned up a full two hours before opening time. Amazingly, the owner opened his doors and welcomed us anyway and proceeded to walk us around his fabulous collection of interesting American memorabelia - explaining everything enthusiastically...More

Date of experience: June 2013
2  Thank southwell78
Reviewed June 28, 2013 via mobile

We stopped in on a quiet day to see this museum and got a personal tour from the owner's daughter. Very interesting! No particular theme except American artifacts and memorabilia - from currency and peace pipes to Star Wars figures and original drawings from Charlotte's...More

Date of experience: June 2013
1  Thank martijen
Reviewed June 7, 2013

I was treated to a very nice surprise visiting this unique museum. The historical relics are rare and so interesting. Most of them are ones i had never seen before and have been collecting antiques for many years . I did not have enough time...More

Date of experience: June 2013
2  Thank mark a
Reviewed September 9, 2012

The Arconti family museum is a wonderful collection of Americana from the mid 1800's to current day. The space is filled with fine art, historical relics, and cultural artifacts to thrill any age group! There are original sketches from Charlotte's Web, many Titanic relics, a...More

Date of experience: August 2012
4  Thank nclusc78
Reviewed September 2, 2012

See up close some extraordinary memorabilia from the Civil War era to a 1960's Harley with side car. A real letter from a Titanic survivor, and actual drawings from the Illustrations of Charlotte's Web. Kids will love the Star Wars life size figures. Put together...More

Date of experience: August 2012
3  Thank Kristen41499
Reviewed August 31, 2012

We happened upon this special collection and were thrilled with our experience. The Arconti's exhibit their collection in a meticulously elegant and intimate setting. Mr Arconti shared his personal experiences with us and we were awed by the range of his interests; from his harley...More

Date of experience: August 2012
3  Thank LisaGreen13
Reviewed August 29, 2012

An ecclectic and fascinating collection the whole family will enjoy. Owner and curator Mick Arconti is passionate about history and gives an engaging tour. The museum has something for everything, from early currency to pop culture. This is a wonderful alternative for families who have...More

Date of experience: August 2012
3  Thank DBMac08
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