Curtin Village
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       Guided Tours

Guided tours for the season will begin on June 3, 2017 and continue until October 29, 2017.

Guided tours
 are available on weekends, from June through October.
Hours: Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sundays from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The last tour starts at 3 p.m.  
Fee: $5.00 for adults; $2.00 for children 6 to 12 years; children under 6 years of age are free.
Group tours for a minimum of 10 people are available during the week by appointment; please call ahead and ask for John to make arrangements 814-355-4071. 

Length of Tour: 45 to 60 minutes

Includes: Two stories of the period-furnished Curtin Mansion, built in 1830, and the waterwheel powered Pleasant Furnace where iron ore was smelted into pig iron. Visitors can tour the restored furnace, blast house, charging house, bridge house, casting house and tuyere shed. Pennsylvania Governor Andrew Curtin's [1861-1867] personal carriage is also on display, as well as old farm machinery and tools from the 1800s. Finally, visitors can explore the Worker's Village on their own, to see how life was in this company town in the 1800s. The village includes a 2-room log cabin, several houses and a boarding house. 
EMAIL: curtinvillage@verizon.net
PHONE: 814-355-1982 or 814-355-4071

2017 SEASON: June 3 through October 29
WEEKENDS ONLY.
HOURS:  
Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Sunday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The last tour begins at 3 p.m.
ADMISSION: Adults $5.00;
Children 6-12 years $2.00; under 6 yrs. free
ADDRESS:
Tours begin at the Curtin Mansion:
251 Curtin Village Road
Howard, PA 16841

Parking: Ample parking is available.
Wheelchair access is available only to the Mansion's  first floor and the main furnace.


GROUP TOURS: For a guided tour during the week for a group of 10 or more, please call ahead to make an appointment. 
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