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The Clarence Historical Society and Museum

10465 Main St, Clarence, NY 14031-1617
+1 716-885-8575
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Clarence Historical Museum

The Museum has been updated and now has a welcoming Visitors Center as you enter. The Greatbatch... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2016
shepherdmh
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Clarence, New York
Historical and educational for many

This museum has so much to look at and enjoy. Exhibits depicting the early days of the town of... read more

Reviewed 24 March 2016
738debbie
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Clarence, New York
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Clarence Historical Museum features artifacts and collections about the Town of Clarence New York as the first town in Erie County in 1808. These artifacts include one room schools, toys,local business,and old farming equipment. Unique to our museum is the original Wilson Greatbatch workshop where he invented the Implantable Cardiac Pacemaker. This exhibit has his prototypes and testing equipment
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5 Sep 2016
“Clarence Historical Museum”
23 Mar 2016
“Historical and educational for many”
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10465 Main St, Clarence, NY 14031-1617
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Reviewed 5 September 2016

The Museum has been updated and now has a welcoming Visitors Center as you enter. The Greatbatch Exhibit has many of its artifacts on the 1st floor now so those who cannot climb stairs may see many of Wilson Greatbatch's pacemakers, and other inventions. His...More

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Reviewed 24 March 2016

This museum has so much to look at and enjoy. Exhibits depicting the early days of the town of Clarence NY. I enjoyed the huge variety and realized when leaving that I would have to visit again. So many things to see that are interesting...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2015

We were able to spend just under an hour enjoying a trip back into the history of Clarence. It was nice and had some really cool interesting facts about the area.

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Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

My family and I were fishing at Clarence park when we stumbled across the museum. It has a great collection with very friendly staff. Admission is free. A great place for history buffs and eveyone in between!

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Reviewed 11 April 2015

This is a must stop if you're interested in one of the oldest towns in the WNY area. The museum is filled with artifacts, many of which have been donated by residents, and gives visitors a wonderful opportunity to view the history of this area.

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Reviewed 4 March 2015

one of the better hotel experiences I've had, especially with the circumstances and traveling with the entire family.

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