Museums of Bedford County


Crawford's Museum

Address: US Route 30

              Breezewood PA 15533

Telephone: 814-735-4366



Fort Bedford Museum

Address: P. O. Box 1758, Fort Bedford Drive

              Bedford PA 15522

Telephone: 814/623-8891


Information: Open daily 10-5, May through October, except Tuesdays in May,

Sept. and Oct. Open weekends after Easter in April, Nov. and Dec. (before Christmas). Admission charged.  Group rates. Gift shop. American

Assn. of Museums member. This was a British stockade built in 1758 as part of the French and Indian War campaign against the French at Fort Duquesne.


Lincoln Highway Auto Museum

Address: 3701 Pitt St.

              Schellsburg PA 15559

Telephone: 814-733-2366



Old Bedford Village

Address: 2 miles noth of Bedford on US 220 (Business)

              Bedford PA 15522

Telephone: 814/623-1156

Information: Bedford Village was established in 1976 to interpret the settlement of western Pennsylvania's frontier. More than 40 structures were transported to the village from the regional hill and valley farms and villages where they were first built. Each has been carefully reassembled and restored. Today they are inhabited by interpreters of frontier life and skilled practioners of 18th and 19th century crafts. They are furnished with trappings of pioneer homesteads and home to domesticated animals of the varieties known in Bedford County's frontier days. Crafts demonstrations.Entertainments. Seasonal holiday celebrations. Food.Gift shop.Interpretation. Open daily in season.



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