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Somerset Historical Center

10649 Somerset Pike, Somerset, PA 15501
+1 814-445-6077
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Nice outdoors area

Stopped by here on a Sunday morning but the museum wasn't open yet. Still, it was a nice place for... read more

Reviewed 28 February 2017
JediTraveller
,
Va
Underappreciated Gem

There are good reasons to visit this part of Pennsylvania , the natural beauty, forests, streams... read more

Reviewed 24 February 2017
Jes K
,
Pittsburgh
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10649 Somerset Pike, Somerset, PA 15501
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Reviewed 28 February 2017

Stopped by here on a Sunday morning but the museum wasn't open yet. Still, it was a nice place for a short visit because of the outdoor buildings and bridge. I especially was interested in the Walter's Mill Covered Bridge which was easily approached via...More

1  Thank JediTraveller
Reviewed 24 February 2017

There are good reasons to visit this part of Pennsylvania , the natural beauty, forests, streams, hiking trails, Fallingwater and more. In my opinion, visiting the Somerset Historical Center is also a great reason to go to the area. It is dedicated to describing the...More

1  Thank Jes K
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Very professionally done with well preserved local area artifacts. And just a short distance from Quecreek Mine Rescue site.

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Nicely done..., beginning with a movie then moving through exhibits, explaining the culture and history of the area and the hard working rural lifestyle of the farmers and how they progressed through time. It was not busy when we were there which was nice going...More

Thank 02TravelBugs
Reviewed 16 September 2016

We came with a bus group and at first we thought the place was too small town to be interesting but the Historical Center was very well layed out and very interesting insite to the history of western PA. It showed how the area had...More

Thank SEEitall_12
Reviewed 26 August 2016

My family's roots began in this area and I've been coming to the town and surrounding area for over 50 years. My professional background is in non-profit museums but I had not been to this Historical Center until recently. As we chatted, I was impressed...More

Thank Denise D
Reviewed 4 July 2016

It's a small place, nothing major but it's nice to visit nonetheless. It talks about the region's farming history and the like and it's interesting to see and hear about.

1  Thank Michael K
Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

I took my children here last June. We had a fun time learning about history. The people that volunteer here are great!! Affordable thing to do while visiting somerset pa

Thank ajwatkins141
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Just was there for a lecture about the Umberger murder back in the 1800's - interesting and descendants of both the people that were hung and the man murdered were in attendance. Very interesting

Thank ltroll
Reviewed 26 October 2015

The Somerset Historical Center provides tours and special events to highlight the history of this county. It is both educational and entertaining for all ages.

Thank Barbara K
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Is this the place the 911 plane when down?
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