Somerset Historical Center

10649 Somerset Pike
Somerset, PA 15501- Map It
Phone: (814) 445-6077

AAA Editor Notes

Somerset Historical Center is 4 mi. n. of Somerset on SR 985. The museum examines southwestern Pennsylvania's rural life 1750-1950. Two re-created farmsteads, a covered bridge, a sugar camp, a cider press and a genealogical library are included. A visitor center contains exhibits and farm machinery from western Pennsylvania. Tours begin in the visitor center with a 12-minute video about the history and impact of rural life on the mountain barrier area. Guided tours are available.
$6; $5.50 (ages 65+); $3 (ages 3-11).
Hours: Tues.-Sat. 9-5 (also Sun. noon-5, Apr.-Oct.). Guided tours are given Apr.-Oct.; phone for schedule. Last tour begins 1 hour, 30 minutes before closing. Closed holidays&#160. Allow 1 hour minimum.