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Museum of Bronx History and Historical Society

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3309 Bainbridge Ave, Bronx, NY 10467-2850
+1 718-881-8900
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Extensive library for research, and a rotating exhibit at 18th C. Valentine Varian House. Most... read more

Reviewed November 10, 2017
jnorq
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Saint Joseph, Missouri
Staff is SO helpful. Collection a must if you have Bronx history/ancestors

The staff couldn't have been more helpful. I spent 1 1/2 days there. The historic Bronx newspapers... read more

Reviewed April 2, 2015
MaineFreqntTraveler
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Bath, Maine
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Nov 10, 2017
“historical resources”
Apr 2, 2015
“Staff is SO helpful. Collection a must if you have Bronx history/ancestors”
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3309 Bainbridge Ave, Bronx, NY 10467-2850
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Reviewed November 10, 2017

Extensive library for research, and a rotating exhibit at 18th C. Valentine Varian House. Most recent one is "ghostly." The archives can tell you pretty much anything you need to know about the Bronx. Best is if you can corner the amazingly entertaining Bronx County...More

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Reviewed April 2, 2015

The staff couldn't have been more helpful. I spent 1 1/2 days there. The historic Bronx newspapers on film and the manuscript collection could have kept me there another 3-4 days, easily. They could REALLY use a new microfilm reader/printer, so if anyone is reading...More

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