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Historical Society of the Tonawandas Museum

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113 Main St, Tonawanda, NY 14150-2129
+1 716-694-7406
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Very helpful volunteers

My husband and I bought an old house in the city of tonawanda. As we gutted and renovated the... read more

Reviewed February 21, 2017
jewelsfin
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Buffalo, New York
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Friendly and Knowledgable

We were accomplishing research on North Tonawanda history and the staff went above and beyond to... read more

Reviewed August 12, 2016
Bob P
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North Tonawanda, New York
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Feb 21, 2017
“Very helpful volunteers ”
Aug 12, 2016
“Friendly and Knowledgable”
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113 Main St, Tonawanda, NY 14150-2129
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+1 716-694-7406
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Reviewed February 21, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I bought an old house in the city of tonawanda. As we gutted and renovated the house, we found old books and information on the original owner who we found out was an inventor and prominent man in the community. When we...More

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Reviewed August 12, 2016

We were accomplishing research on North Tonawanda history and the staff went above and beyond to assist us and answer all our questions. When in Tonawanda, please stop in - you will be impressed!

Thank Bob P
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Reviewed May 11, 2016

We enjoyed visiting here and found the volunteers very helpful and knowledgable. They were interesting, and told us much about the area.

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Reviewed January 22, 2016

we dunno, something just doesn't seem right here, displays presented but not particularly well-organized and a general sense of ennui among the staff, who are clearly volunteers who seem as if they'd rather be doing something else

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Reviewed April 25, 2015

Everyone has a history and Buffalo does too. This puts you in touch with Buffalo's past and it link to the Nation - President Fillmore, Cleveland, McKinley & Teddy Roosevelt. The Erie Canal changed the course of American History and the economics of North America...More

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Reviewed March 17, 2015

Came to see what I could find out about family and friends. The helper inside will help you as much as they can with with they have to work with , many records and photos and to think this building use to be the Tonawanda...More

Thank Robert152
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Reviewed January 7, 2015

For $25 you can be a yearly member. The current location on Main Street used to be the train stop for the NYC line. Some really nice artifacts and maps.

Thank chris f
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Reviewed June 26, 2014

This is a completely volunteer-run facility. It is also financed only through donations! Yet, for 50 years they have carried on. The main building is jam-packed. The exhibit area is very small but displays artifacts related to the Erie Canal, lumber industry (it was the...More

1  Thank Marcia B
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