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Penfield Homestead Museum

Penfield Homestead Museum Review

Dedicated to preserving the legacy of innovative industrialist Allen Penfield, this museum has exhibits explaining his work using electricity in the process of iron-ore separation. This was the first industrial application of electricity. The museum, 3 mi southwest of Crown Point, also houses many Civil War artifacts and equipment on its 550-acre site.

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  • Address: 703 Creek Rd., Crown Point, NY 12928 | Map It
  • Phone: 518/597–3804
  • Cost: $4
  • Hours: Early June–Oct., Thurs.–Sun. 11–4, and by appointment
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  • Location: Crown Point

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