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Dr. Best House & Medical Exhibit

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one of the best Museums

I was very surprised at the amount of Tools Dr. Best has. There ate two floors his office... read more

Reviewed May 18, 2017
Milford, Pa
Visual treats around every corner!

The Dr Best House and Medical Museum is an amazing adventure back in time with a little something... read more

Reviewed April 5, 2016
Albany, New York
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May 18, 2017
“one of the best Museums”
Apr 26, 2016
“History, History, History”
As if awaiting the return of Dr. Best from a house call on his horse-drawn carriage, this Victorian home and medical office captures the elegance of the 1920s. Serving a small-town American community from 1884 to 1991, the Dr. Best collection echoes...more
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1568 Clauverwie Rd, Middleburgh, NY 12122-4719
+1 518-827-7200
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Reviewed May 18, 2017

I was very surprised at the amount of Tools Dr. Best has. There ate two floors his office, waiting room ,and his home the furniture is beautiful. There are clothes ,bedrooms, kitchen and of course the bathroom. This is a most see when in Middleburgh,...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed April 26, 2016

This building is bursting with local history. The stories of a local doctor and his family, the building, tools of the trade and dress. Stop by when you can get a tour and bit of history. There is also a nice quilt barn square hung...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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Reviewed April 5, 2016

The Dr Best House and Medical Museum is an amazing adventure back in time with a little something for everyone! This is need to see when visiting Schoharie County.

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed April 4, 2016

The Dr. Best House & Medical Exhibit is really interesting! You really do feel like you've been transported back 100 years. Fun to see all the old medical instruments. Well worth the visit.

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Cathleen B
Reviewed April 4, 2016

The dr. best museum is a sel-sustaining, wonderful, enriching museum filled with great volunteers that give their time to make sure that it stays open. I highly recommend visiting the museum, you not only learn about history in Middleburgh, but also history of medicine and...More

1  Thank Passenger638289
Reviewed March 11, 2015 via mobile

The Dr. Best house is an under rated establishment. Its rich local history is something to strive for.

Date of experience: April 2014
2  Thank Annonshannon
Reviewed March 11, 2015

Fascinating medical history Of Small town Doctor. TreasurE's galore! This is also part of Schoharie County Quilt Barn Trail. The block is on the carriage house that has beautiful old carriages in it!

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank Ginnyscqbt
Reviewed March 11, 2015

The Dr. Best House and Medical Exhibit is amazing! When you step through the doors, you're actually stepping back through time. Everything is lovingly maintained as it was when it was a private home and doctor's office. And the family kept so many precious, interesting...More

Date of experience: November 2014
1  Thank Shannan B
Reviewed March 11, 2015

One of the coolest places I have been! Ad this and a trip to howe caverns about 9 miles away and it will be a great day guaranteed!

Date of experience: September 2014
1  Thank Ernie B
Reviewed March 11, 2015

If you are lucky enough to pass through this quaint village, swing by the Dr. Best House. It is amazing exhibit a trip in a time machine to the 1800's. Beautiful home and medicaloffice

Date of experience: December 2014
1  Thank 10pickles
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January 15, 2018|
Response from TrishB972 | Property representative |
Hello Catherine. The Best House is open to the public Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend on Saturdays and Sundays from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. However, we would be more than happy to schedule a private tour.