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Eagles Mere Museum

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The town time forgot!

Best free museum you can ever visit! Family friendly! History brought to life! Hotels history... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
Leebugs54
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Eagles Mere, Pennsylvania
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Eagles Mere Museum is a great way to get a sense of the culture and history of Sullivan County in... read more

Reviewed August 22, 2018
paulajhamm
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McLean, Virginia
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Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Best free museum you can ever visit! Family friendly! History brought to life! Hotels history Trains an so much more! Everyone will love it!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Leebugs54
Joan W, President at Eagles Mere Museum, responded to this reviewResponded November 9, 2018

Thank you for your glowing review. Be sure to come back and view our ever changing exhibits and kids treasure hunt throughout the year. Please, don't forget to sign our guestbook as your visit is important to us and helps us with our grants.

Reviewed August 22, 2018

Eagles Mere Museum is a great way to get a sense of the culture and history of Sullivan County in which Eagles Mere is a prime location. There are many artifacts and stories that will give you a clear picture of the region.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

We wanted to learn about how this small town in the mountains of PA became a go to destination of the wealthy from NYC & Philadelphia back in the 19th century. The experience was worthwhile and the docents were very knowledgeable and friendly as they...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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EMmuseum, President at Eagles Mere Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2018

Dear Michael, Thank you very much for your 5 star review and encouraging remarks...as our museum would not have happened without the help from our entire town. Bring the family as there is a little something for all ages to enjoy. As you know, we...More

Reviewed June 26, 2018

The museum is a must to see. Beautiful arranged displays in a brightly lighted cheerful area take one back in time to the heyday of the town. This museum provides a walk down memory lane for the senior set. A well-done 20 minute movie tells...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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EMmuseum, President at Eagles Mere Museum, responded to this reviewResponded June 27, 2018

Thank you for your 5 star rating and wonderful summary of our museum. Our museum is ever changing with special exhibits, presentations, and events throughout the year so please stop by again. Although we charge no admission your door donation is much appreciated as it...More

Reviewed May 28, 2018

spend an hour here to see a well done museum that gives you an idea how resort life was in late 1800s. Friendly staff. Upstairs is a nice model train exhibit and a miniature house display. All free.

Date of experience: May 2018
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EMmuseum, President at Eagles Mere Museum, responded to this reviewResponded May 29, 2018

Thank you for the 5 star rating! Although there is no admission, our museum is ever changing and operates because of your donations. Please be sure to sign our guest book too which helps us with our grants. We hope you will visit us again.

Reviewed February 15, 2018

For a small museum it was filled with a lot of good information of the area of Eagles Mere. Not much going on in Eagles Mere in the Winter time but we were glad that filled some of our afternoon. Gifts for sale in the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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EMmuseum, President at Eagles Mere Museum, responded to this reviewResponded February 17, 2018

Thanks so much for taking the time to visit our little museum and the "Town that time forgot." We have existed for over 200 years, and continue to be, a summer resort town with a very rich history. Fall brings many festivals to our county...More

Reviewed October 2, 2017

Very interesting . Much to learn about this small quaint town. The museum & the train room are fascinating.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed August 20, 2017

If you're in Eagles Mere, this should be one of your stops. One reason is that there's not a tremendous amount to do in Eagles Mere but another is that this is a well done, interesting museum to learn about the town and how it...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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EMmuseum, Pres. at Eagles Mere Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2017

We so appreciate your 5 star review...thank you. Our museum reflects years gone by as well as traditions from its hey day which still survive today over 100 years later. Please stop in again if you are passing through as we are always adding some...More

Reviewed August 16, 2017

A little free museum that gives you the very interesting history of the town and area. It gives you a real step back in time. Worth the stopMore

Date of experience: August 2017
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EMmuseum, Pres. at Eagles Mere Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2017

Eagles Mere is a small summer community that has survived for over 100 years. Your 5 star review of this unique town is most welcome. We appreciate your visit and come back and stay longer. Lots of fall fun throughout Eagles Mere and the country...More

Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

A small but filled museum with history of eagles mere. Nice video. Lots of artifacts. Great memories.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Js S
EMmuseum, President at Eagles Mere Museum, responded to this reviewResponded August 16, 2017

Thank you for your excellent review. We are so glad you enjoyed the museum. Please come back and visit us again as we change our center gallery exhibits throughout the year along with special speakers and programs. Check our website calendar for updates.

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