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Jell-O Gallery Museum

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LeRoy House, Le Roy, NY
+1 585-768-7433
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History of JELL-O - Fun Unique Museum

Date of Visit: Sunday, May 26th, 2018 (and others) What a great, fun, unusual museum. Did you... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
RogueTrippers
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Guelph, Canada
hisotyr of a legend

this is the history of Jello in america - it's a musuem that deals just with jello, it was created... read more

Reviewed April 9, 2018
Tina H
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Batavia, New York
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LeRoy House, Le Roy, NY
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"bill cosby"
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"historical society"
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"scavenger hunt"
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"childhood memories"
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"gift shop"
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"introductory talk"
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"lucille ball"
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"horse drawn vehicles"
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"norman rockwell"
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"oil paintings"
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"cool place to visit"
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"transportation exhibit"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Date of Visit: Sunday, May 26th, 2018 (and others) What a great, fun, unusual museum. Did you know Jell-o desserts got their start in LeRoy, New York? Neither did we. At Rogue Trippers, we love visiting offbeat and unusual museums when we take a road...More

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Reviewed April 9, 2018

this is the history of Jello in america - it's a musuem that deals just with jello, it was created in leroy ny

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Reviewed March 27, 2018

Make the Jell-O museum a "must see" on your next excursion. It will unfold a fascinating story about a basic household dessert that had it's beginnings over 120 years ago. The story really comes alive, just before you tour the museum, when the docent sits...More

Thank Wayne B
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Reviewed February 7, 2018

Also known as the Jell-O Museum, the Jell-O Gallery in Le Roy, New York is dedicated to exhibits about Jell-O. Jell-O was invented in Le Roy by Pearle Bixby Wait, a carpenter, in 1897 when he and his wife, May, added strawberry, raspberry, orange, and...More

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Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

Adorable Museum. We were pleasantly surprised and very glad we stopped on our way back from Rochester to Canada. The 2 ladies that greeted us were lovely and did a great job of telling us the story of Jello. It is a small museum but...More

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Reviewed November 14, 2017

If you are traveling in Western New York, and are into history, this is a great place to visit.I think that it is worth a visit.

Thank Bob B
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Reviewed November 10, 2017

This is a small museum that can be easily visited in under an hour. Our visit began with a ten minute presentation that explained the history of Jell-O and how the company began. We were then able to explore the museum, which is essentially one...More

Thank agdwsu
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Reviewed October 13, 2017

Lots of information about jell-o. Were given a quick talk about the history and saw pictures of movies that jell-o was used in. List of various flavour that have been tried over the years. Downstairs is a transport museum. Worth visit. Restrooms clean. Easy parking....More

Thank Sharon H
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Reviewed September 22, 2017

I've rated this small museum average not because I didn't like it (I did), but because it isn't of the scope, scale, or professional quality of the many truly excellent museums I've visited. If you are in the area with an hour to kill, this...More

2  Thank Joe H
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Reviewed September 15, 2017 via mobile

Tucked away in a little town. Absolutely adorable! Voted for our favorite jell-o flavor. Wrote down our favorite jell-o memory. Enjoyed the oil paintings and memorabilia. Purchased a vintage jello mold. Highly recommend. Loved the brick pathway.

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kathryn0926
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we had to climb steps to enter the museum. Not sure if there is an alternate entrance. Rather tight quarters in the museum to maneuver a wheelchair. Might be okay with a walker. The transportation museum is downstairs. I do... More
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Response from SpanishteacherPA | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure - we only had a car and there was street parking in front of the museum. You may want to call the museum to be sure - the number is (585) 768-7433.
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