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Interesting Local History East of Pittsburgh

We visited West Overton Village & Museums over the past weekend. It is located in Scottdale, PA... read more

Reviewed August 24, 2015
GRNEYEDgirl3201
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Latrobe, Pennsylvania
Surprise gem

While traveling in the area we had a bit of time to fill. I had been to this museum as a child many... read more

Reviewed July 3, 2017
sallie P
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Falls Church
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May 19, 2018
“wet wedding”
Jul 3, 2017
“Surprise gem”
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109 W Overton Rd, Scottdale, PA 15683-1271
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Reviewed May 19, 2018 via mobile

We literally just left a friends wedding that was held at West Overton. Yes the place is cute...and that's about all. The wedding was to be held outside in the garden, but it was raining. Took a good 40 minutes to reset up chairs in...More

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Reviewed July 3, 2017

While traveling in the area we had a bit of time to fill. I had been to this museum as a child many years ago.This was the birth place of Henry J. Frick. We learned of how his family got there and how well they...More

Thank sallie P
Reviewed November 9, 2016

Grand daughter looking for a place to get married, we checked this place out, not knowing a wedding could be held there, toured the place, and booked the wedding, nice old buildings, gift shop, out buildings, barn for reception, place is fixed up nice, staff...More

Thank Joseph O
Reviewed August 10, 2016

An old farmhouse; a huge barn, beehive coke ovens, ice house etc delightful historic event displays like the whiskey rebellion in late 18th c. Very helpful volunteers and staff lots of parking, pamphe's available

Thank Dianne W
Reviewed June 19, 2016

We were married May 7, 2016 at this location by Tim Carson outdoors in the garden. We were nervous about the rain, but it did hold out for us. Our guests did walk 100 yards from the outdoor cocktail hour and wadding to the reception....More

Thank Geoffrey L
Reviewed May 24, 2016

We attended a wedding reception there for friends from Rochester, NY. The reception was in a barn, which was very nicely decorated, but after parking, we were told we had to walk down a gravel road to the museum for cocktails. It was a good...More

1  Thank Mike S
Reviewed February 3, 2016

Lived within 35 miles of West Overton Village and finally made t a destination, So glad I did. Very nicely restored village with real people guides who are willing and able to answer questions in addition to presenting the required dialogue, This really makes the...More

1  Thank Kevin D
Reviewed September 30, 2015 via mobile

I have been wanting to visit here for a while and finally got the chance over Labor Day weekend. The museum is very well done with information about the area as well as the family that settled there. We happened to be there just as...More

Thank Christine F
Reviewed August 24, 2015

We visited West Overton Village & Museums over the past weekend. It is located in Scottdale, PA, easy to find off of 119 or through Mt. Pleasant. The admission for adults is $8.00. "Entertainment" books usually have a coupon for this attraction.This local history attraction...More

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