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Address: 30 Church St, Gouverneur, NY 13642-1416
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+1 315-287-0570
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Tour for reunion group

Mr. Lorenza was the perfect host. They served drinks and doughnuts for breakfast and the tour was so very interesting. Having grown up in the village we were in awe of all the... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2016
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Wake Forest, North Carolina
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Wake Forest, North Carolina
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128 reviews
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

Mr. Lorenza was the perfect host. They served drinks and doughnuts for breakfast and the tour was so very interesting. Having grown up in the village we were in awe of all the information we were given that we had not learned as residents there in our youth. We could not have had a better introduction to the history of... More 

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Gouverneur Ny
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19 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2016

Be prepared to spend some time. Wonderful history of Gouverneur and area and so wonderfully displayed. Joe Laurenza has done a great job in bringing things together.

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Gouverneur, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 October 2015

A must have if your into history- so interesting !!! Very informative and neat items that can take you back in time! If possible take the time to visit, you will be impressed!!

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Thank steeke
Wimauma, Florida
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7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 June 2015

it was interesting. Not to much to see inside only took about an hour to see all. I grew up in this town and didn't know a lot of the things until I went to the museum.

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Gouverneur, New York, United States
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 April 2015

I love visiting the museum in Gouverneur. The people I've encountered there are warmly, friendly and full of interesting information about the town and local area.

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Thank Suzan M
el paso
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28 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 June 2014 via mobile

I went with my mom and daughter after moving to this small town on a whim. It was pretty cool to see the house and everything inside it's all well preserved and taken care of. The staff that were their had a lot of pride in the museum and lots of good knowledge and stories.

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Thank cadsjones
potsdam NY
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2013 via mobile

This place is packed full of history and good things to see- downtown but off the main drag- worth a stop! I was impressed!

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Thank dwright438
Gouverneur, New York
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22 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2013

This is a great little museum if you want to learn about local history. It is conveniently located in the center of town. I especially enjoy the mining history section. They have clothing, military stuff, documents, furniture, toys, farming items, etc. available for viewing.

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New Bern, North Carolina
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Reviewed 25 September 2010

My husband and I spend the summers in the North Country and are visiting the many small towns in the area. We spent an enjoyable afternoon in Gouverneur. We've been to many local museums but this one was exceptional. There are 3 floors chock full of historical artifacts, plus an Out Building with more props from the lives of those... More 

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