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Phelps Tavern Museum

. Description:  Phelps House, schoolhouse, meeting house, cottage, barn, fuse manufactory, court building, barn.  Centerpiece Phelps house was a tavern from 1786-1849.  Collections include textiles and costumes, Ensign-Bickford artifacts, horse drawn vehicles
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How to find: 
Address:
800 Hopmeadow Street
Simsbury, CT 06070

Parent Organization
Simsbury Historical Society
Contacts
Phone 860 658-2500
e-mail info@simsburyhistory.org
URL
 Simsbury Historical Society
  http://www.simsburyhistory.org/
  
Hours:
Dates Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
year round 12-4 12-4 12-4 12-4 12-4
Season closed major holidays
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As FEB 2007  6-17 $4    $6  $5 (65+)  12+ call
Special Fees:  Parking is free
Additional Group Info:
Special Tours & Pricing:
groups of 12 or more discounts available
Reservation Contact:
Kathy Miller, 860 658-2500
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On Site Features:
What kind of visit you can have:  Small collection of buildings, tours available afternoons: Phelps Tavern
Big Events: Suggested Stay:
Period 1786-1849 Structures Type of Site Building Collection
Buildings: Hendrick Cottage (1795), First Simsbury School House (1740), First meeting house (reconstruction of 1683), Phelps House (1771), Probate Court Building (1876), fuse manufactory of the Ensign-Bickford Company, white barn (1890)
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Last Update:
01/09/2010

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