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Braddock Battlefield History Center

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When:
March 1, 2018 – December 31, 2018 all-day
2018-03-01T00:00:00-05:00
2019-01-01T00:00:00-05:00
Where:
Braddock's Battlefield History Center
609 6th St
Braddock, PA 15104
USA

Braddock’s Battlefield History Center

609 6th St, Braddock, PA 15104, USA

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See Website:

www.braddocksbattlefield.com

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Hours of Operation:

Regular Hours
Saturdays, Sundays, Tuesdays & Wednesdays – noon until 4 PM
​Guided tours at noon and 2PM

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Self-directed tours (with guidebook) available at other times.

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Also by appointment –  412.271.0800 /412.651.1793

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Special arrangements will be made to accommodate groups.

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CLOSED JANUARY & FEBRUARY

Admission:

Adults ages 16 and older – $5.00
Youth ages 7 to 15 – $3.00
Children 6 and under – free

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From Wikipedia entry:

Braddock’s Battlefield History Center is a small American museum and visitors center on the site of the Battle of the Monongahela of 9 July 1755.

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It features a collection of art, documents, and artifacts about the Braddock Expedition and the French and Indian War as it unfolded at the Forks of the Ohio. Located seven miles (10 km) east of downtown Pittsburgh in North Braddock, Pennsylvania, it is housed in a renovated car dealership along with a small gymnastics company on a three-acre parcel on a hillside that overlooks the Monongahela River Valley and the historic Edgar Thomson Works of United States Steel.

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The museum was created by Robert T. Messner, a retired Pittsburgh lawyer and grandfather, with the support of local foundations, and it opened to the public on 18 August 2012.

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