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Briarcliff Manor-Scarborough Historical Society

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Excellent inofrmation and documents!

Stopped by this small village's historical society and was very pleasantly surprised. Such well... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2017
Good resources

The BMSHS is pretty good, as far as local historical societies go! They all seem very friendly and... read more

Reviewed 22 February 2017
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6 Jul 2017
“Excellent inofrmation and documents!”
22 Feb 2017
“Good resources”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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1 Library Rd, Briarcliff Manor, New York 10510, Briarcliff Manor, NY 10510-1726
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Reviewed 6 July 2017

Stopped by this small village's historical society and was very pleasantly surprised. Such well organized information and terrific maps...not just of Briarcliff, but of surrounding area. Excellent postcard collection as well. Helpful staff.

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Reviewed 22 February 2017

The BMSHS is pretty good, as far as local historical societies go! They all seem very friendly and are willing to help out as much as you need. I was researching the Rockefellers here a bit ago and found a lot of good material.

Thank NickG3423
Reviewed 2 July 2016

The BMSHS is striving but falls short. They have a space in the basement of the librarywhere they keep something of an archive ofo material donated by the people active in the society, but it's not something you need to see. maybe they could get...More

1  Thank Jonathan T
Reviewed 2 March 2016

They offer a vibrant selection of displays and exhibits, but, more importantly, fascinating and dynamic speakers and programs. Such a great local treasure for learning, exploration, research, and more!

1  Thank marychow
Reviewed 25 November 2015

The Briarcliff Manor-Scarborough Historical Society is an important part of the community. They now have their own "home" to display the historical data of the area. They also have lecturers at various times of the year. Become a member!

Thank RISA L
Reviewed 5 October 2015

What a gem in Westchester County. Although locally oriented, this historical society has a much wider perspective due to its interesting history and array of notable historical residents. The extensive map collection (ranging over a couple of hundred years) alone was worth the visit. Interesting...More

Thank Kathleen R
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