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Old Economy Village

. Description:  Old Economy was the last home of the Harmonists, who also created New Harmony in Indiana.  Located in Ambridge, it has several of the original buildings, including Father Rapp's house, barn, wine cellars, house, and gardens.  
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How to find: 
Address:
270 Sixteenth Street
Ambridge, PA 15003

Parent Organization:
Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission
Contacts
Phone 724 266-4500
fax 724 226-7506
E-mail jbrown@phmc.state.pa.us
URL
PHMC    www.oldeconomyvillage.org/
Hours:
Dates Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
opens MAR 9 12 - 5 9 - 5 9 - 5 9 - 5 9 - 5 9 - 5
Season Closed winter holidays.  Open Memorial & Labor Day & July 4.  
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
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As of FEB 2007  (6-17) $5
under 6 free
   $7  (60+) $6  call
Special Fees:
Additional Group Info: 724 266-1803
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What kind of visit you can have: Call ahead for hours of scheduled tours.  This was the heart of the Harmonist Village.  The surrounding streets still hold many houses that were originally part of the town.
Big Events: Suggested Stay: 2 hours
Period 1824 Type of Site Village
Buildings: Rapp house, grotto, family house, cabinet shop, store, granary, feast hall, mechanics building
Interpreters: Craftspeople:
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Last Update: 01/09/2010

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