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A step back in time

This is a true living museum. the grounds are well kept and the staff is overly friendly. as soon... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
mikechir
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Stamford, Connecticut
The best collection of late 18th century americana ever. A true must see

I have been to a lot of living history museums and have never seen anything like this one. Entire... read more

Reviewed May 14, 2018
lchar01_5
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Petersburg, Virginia
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Museum Village is a living history museum preserving a vast collection of eclectic, 19th century artifacts for educational purposes. Using these artifacts and reproductions, we provide hands-on experiences and exhibits illustrating the transition...more
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1010 State Rt 17M, Monroe, NY 10950-1625
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Reviewed July 9, 2018

This is a true living museum. the grounds are well kept and the staff is overly friendly. as soon as you walk through the entrance you step back in time with chickens and other birds wondering around buildings that you can wander through and really...More

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MuseumVillage, Manager at Museum Village Inc, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write such a nice review! We're glad you enjoyed your time here and hope you will visit us again soon!

Reviewed May 14, 2018

I have been to a lot of living history museums and have never seen anything like this one. Entire buildings constructed to house specific collections. A schoolhouse, blacksmith, wheelwright, candle, broom maker , pharmacy, energy building and potter shops with all of the tools labeled...More

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MuseumVillage, Manager at Museum Village Inc, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to write such a nice review! We are glad you enjoyed your time here and hope you will visit again soon!

Reviewed January 30, 2018

This is a special place. It is both entertaining and educational. Kids of all ages are going to be fascinated by the exhibits. I know I was!

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MuseumVillage, General Manager at Museum Village Inc, responded to this reviewResponded February 1, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review us. We hope to see you at the museum again soon!

Reviewed December 20, 2017

Never went here before the chocolate expo! We enjoyed that then went around to each of the little houses on the property and we learned a bunch of stuff about the olden days! It is so cool! I would return.

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MuseumVillage, Manager at Museum Village Inc, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you! We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed August 8, 2017

A Serene place that brings you back to gentler time. Alot to see .No current electrical equipment just thing such as a butter churn. Quite an education for our children now. They saw what it was like to not have instant gratification

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MuseumVillage, Front Office Manager at Museum Village Inc, responded to this reviewResponded August 17, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to rate us!

Reviewed July 27, 2017

the museum was lots of fun. my husband and I took the tour that is offered in the museum village.every building had a very educational history and also some fun facts you didn't learn about in school. they even have games and toys the children...More

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MuseumVillage, Front Office Manager at Museum Village Inc, responded to this reviewResponded August 17, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to rate us!

Reviewed February 14, 2017

Christmas at the Village was a old fashioned, delightful experience. We hope to make it a yearly tradition for our family

1  Thank nalexander97
Reviewed February 13, 2017

Museum Village is a fun family place to visit where history comes alive, it is a living breathing remembrance of times past

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Reviewed October 17, 2016

A staple of Orange County and the Mid-Hudson Museum Village takes you back to the 19th century. Historical buildings, craftsman, and reenactors provide a wonderful learning experience to see how life was before electricity.

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MuseumVillage, Manager at Museum Village Inc, responded to this reviewResponded October 20, 2016

Thank you!

Reviewed September 18, 2016

This living history museum offer visitors a relaxed day of strolling in an out of 19th century shops and buildings depicting life in Orange County in the late 1800's. There are lots if interesting artifacts to see that were collected by founder Roscoe Smith, who...More

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Cathfreee
October 22, 2017|
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Response from daisy617 | Reviewed this property |
I don't smoke, but now that I think of it I didn't see anyone smoking inside the museum village grounds.
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Jennifer G
June 10, 2015|
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Sure is! Nothing fancy, but they have a snack bar. Not far from the Village are the Monroe Diner, a Burger King, & Jake's Way Back Burgers!
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Charles S
April 21, 2015|
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Hello Charles! Below are Museum Village hours for the 2015 season. You can also view our website for a full list of events. Thanks for contacting us and we hope to see you soon! Apr 11, 2015 – Jun 28, 2015 Open Sat & Sun... More
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