Ward O'Hara Agricultural & Country Living Museum & Dr. Joseph F. Karpinski Sr. Educational Center

Address 6880 East Lake Road
Auburn, NY 13021
Phone (315) 252-7644
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Hours Late May-Oct daily 11am-4pm, Nov-May Sat 11am-4pm
Themes Art & Culture, Canals & Transportation, Colonial History, Innovation & Commerce, Native Americans
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The path to the past and window into the future. An Agricultural & Country Living Museum featuring farm and home implements, and antiques of all kinds that revolutionized the American way of life. Contains a blacksmith shop, woodworking shop, one room school house, dairy room, general store, winter & fall room, spring & summer room, colonial kitchen parlor, colonial bedroom, and pottery demonstrations. Six video monitors showing life in the 1800. Thirty hand held audio tours that visitors can take a self guided tour through out the museum. Displays on honey making, maple sugar production, tobacco growing and a herb garden with over 40 growing herbs. Model T truck and Model T car on display along with antique tractors, farm equipment, logging saw and a water turbine. Ice harvesting exhibit, logging exhibit, tilling exhibit, Beacon Milling Co. exhibit, Osborne manufacturing exhibit, and many other exhibits on local manufacturing.


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