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Seneca Museum of Waterways and Industry

89 Fall St, Seneca Falls, NY 13148-1408
+1 315-568-1510
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A pleasant surprise

We stopped in here on Mother's Day 2017 - after a beautiful day of walking on the Ludovico... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2017
Canandaigua, New York
WOW, History Buff must.

This free museum was chock-full of great things to see and learn, from history of the town/canal... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2017
Tom W
Wellsboro, Pennsylvania
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89 Fall St, Seneca Falls, NY 13148-1408
+1 315-568-1510
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Reviewed 18 May 2017

We stopped in here on Mother's Day 2017 - after a beautiful day of walking on the Ludovico Sculpture Trail & some geocaching. The museum is housed w/ the Seneca Falls Visitor Center on the main thoroughfare. It was very informative - nice exhibits. We...More

Thank DownEast47
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

This free museum was chock-full of great things to see and learn, from history of the town/canal, to Overall history of Finger Lakes, to manufacturing history of local industries-- the water pump, ruler factory and much more. Women's rights museum and hall of fame are...More

Thank Tom W
Reviewed 6 March 2017

This museum is small, but has much to offer. It is really informative and laid out very well. You'll be amazed at some of the information it provides.

Thank Yaketty56
Reviewed 19 February 2017

I wouldn't drive out of my way to have visited here, but since I had come to see women''s rights things, I went across the street to see this...nice exhibits and signs...of this town and the area....

1  Thank Scouternurse S
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

This is a pleasant stop when walking around downtown Seneca Falls (Bedford Falls - from It's A Wonderful Life). The displays are informative and well laid out and the staff are very helpful!

Thank GFish4
Reviewed 16 December 2016

People like me, who have never been to the Finger Lakes Region, will be impressed. Still an active railroad area. The canals are now traveled by locs, Wonderful 1800 daily life articles are on display. Really enjoyed the festive Gingerbread House Competition Display during the...More

Thank hobbittravel
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Great for adults and children. Wonderful displays. Nice variety. Very informative. Very interesting and it's free! Do not miss this little gem. A little gift shop as well.

Thank Debbie K
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Seneca Falls' Museum of Waterways and Industry tells the all-too-familiar story of nearly all of Upstate New York's once-bustling villages, as seen through Seneca Falls' particular historical perspective. The exhibits have been well-researched, and documented with many historical photographs. Seneca Falls is unique for its...More

Thank Larry H
Reviewed 1 November 2016

This museum and visitors center was very nice. The people working were very friendly. Lot of local industrial history.

Thank CJTom
Reviewed 30 August 2016

This museum is in the town's visitor center. It explains much about the fascinating history of the Erie and other canals, which are still in use today. No admission charge, helpful staff. It has 3 floors, the lowest allows you to go out to the...More

1  Thank Beekeeperjudge
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