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An Historical Archive Of An Historical Town

If antiques and history interest you, then this small but riveting old house full of photos and... read more

Reviewed October 1, 2016
rkhawg
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Lakeland, FL
Spanning 19th and 20th Century American History!

Windber Museum is unique in capturing the day-to-day life in a small American town from the turn of... read more

Reviewed June 3, 2016
Karyl C
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Gaithersburg, Maryland, United States
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Oct 1, 2016
“An Historical Archive Of An Historical Town”
Jun 3, 2016
“Spanning 19th and 20th Century American History!”
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601 15th St, Windber, PA 15963-1619
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Reviewed October 1, 2016

If antiques and history interest you, then this small but riveting old house full of photos and artifacts will hold you spellbound. Windber may have been just another little Pennsylvania coal mining town - but trip down it's Memory Lane will make you feel a...More

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Reviewed June 3, 2016

Windber Museum is unique in capturing the day-to-day life in a small American town from the turn of the 19th century, through the entire 20th century, and into the 21st century. Located in the oldest home in town, the museum is housed in a beautiful...More

Thank Karyl C
Reviewed August 5, 2015

I visited this museum when I was in college, and I needed to gather information for a social studies project. This is a great little museum that tells of the life and livelihood of the coal mining town of Windber, PA. The antiques and relics...More

1  Thank JerryLynn M
Reviewed June 1, 2015

When I visit Pennsylvania, I like to check Trip Advisor for things to do that I haven't seen before. I was born in Windber and visited the museum with my mom who also lived there in the 1950s. My cousin, who resides in Windber, had...More

1  Thank Jeanne_Meanne
Reviewed April 7, 2015

This little volunteer museum is a gem for a small town and a slice of history for a small coal mining town in the 20th century. If you are from Windber, or have any ancestors from Windber, you will definitely feel connected when you visit...More

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