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James M. Stewart Museum

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Address: 845 Philadelphia St, 9th and Philadelphia Streets, Indiana, PA 15701-3907
Phone Number: 800-835-4669 or 724-349-6112
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Sun 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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True to the actor's wishes and down-to-earth nature, this museum is low-key...

True to the actor's wishes and down-to-earth nature, this museum is low-key and friendly.

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Perfect place for outsiders to get to know more about this Indiana's celebrity

Although I lived in Indiana for almost 2 years, just in the very last week of my stay in this city I decided to visit this museum. It's definitely worth to visit. It has a lot of... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 6 days ago
Anderson B
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Indiana, Pennsylvania
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Indiana, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Although I lived in Indiana for almost 2 years, just in the very last week of my stay in this city I decided to visit this museum. It's definitely worth to visit. It has a lot of memorabilia along with funny and interesting stories about Indiana most famous celebrity. You must rent the audio tour because without it the experience... More 

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antioch
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They don't allow cameras, but This is my favorite actor in the whole world, so I snapped a few with my phone. I won't share them out of respect for the rules. It was a cute place, lots of photos and some movie props, as well as uniforms he wore. You can see the whole place in about 2 hours... More 

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Walbridge, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016

Great little museum that needs the support of the public. Great displays of his movies, family life, trophies, awards, friendship photos. Just a great place to visit.

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Thank BHirz
Saltsburg
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

This museum is a must for any mover lover. My Aunt from VA would always want to go there just to reminisce. This place is very nice and a great place to watch an old Jimmy Stewart Movie. This museum brings in alot of visitors from all over the USA. They have a ton of movie posters, pictures and alot... More 

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Thank PAfarmgirl
Indiana, PA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

What a lovely look into this American hero and movie star's life and career. Lots of photos, mementos and movie information. The staff is so sweet and helpful too!

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United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

Rainy morning, spent perusing the information and Jimmy Stewart memorabilia. Now there was a talented, humble, prolific actor who also served our country. There is a 25 min. biography of sorts that runs in the theater room. Stop and take a selfie with Harvey, and pick up a bell (for when an angel earns its wings.) Parking on the street... More 

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Thank Joya O
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed this museum. Learning more about JS raised an already high opinion even higher. Admission was reasonable, and the volunteer staff were very pleasant.

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Thank Allison D
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

What a lovely hometown tribute to a very special person! The playbills from most of his movies just brought back so many memories! I think I loved every one of his films! And it was lovely to see his home, family and friends and re-discover that he was a real gentleman, loving father and husband and patriot. We loved that... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016

The museum is a touching tribute to one of the most beloved actors from a bygone era. It goes from childhood through adulthood of the famed actor. It also has a small theatre in the museum. You realize the legacy of the man and his service to our country. There is so much more to Jimmy Stewart than I realized.... More 

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Madison, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

Landed in Pittsburgh, stayed overnight & ate dinner there. Drove to Indiana, PA. What a fantastic museum! Everything about Jimmy was there......his life, his movies, all the pictures, all the mementos. We drove to his childhood home for more pictures. Ate at the deli across the street from the museum. It was my favorite trip. Jimmy Stewart was an awesome... More 

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