Old Economy Village Change in Hours and Days of Operation
Beginning January 2, 2015 Old Economy Village is changing its hours and days of operation. The Old Economy Village Visitor Center, including the Village Rose Museum Store, will be open year-round on Tuesday through Saturday, from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m., with extended evening hours until 8 p.m. on Wednesdays and Thursdays. The Visitor Center will also be open every second Sunday of each month from Noon until 5 p.m. The Old Economy Village historic site will be open on this same daily schedule from April 1 until December 31. The historic site and visitor center will be closed on all other Sundays, Mondays and all major holidays. For more information contact Holly Dofner firstname.lastname@example.org or (724) 266-4500 x 102. Old Economy Village is a gemstone site of the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission. Old Economy Village interprets the history of the Harmony Society, a highly successful nineteenth century religious communal society, and preserves and interprets the unique material culture of the Society during its period of residence in Beaver County, Pennsylvania for citizens of and visitors to the Commonwealth. Old Economy Village was the heart of the Harmony Society’s home from 1824 until the commune was dissolved in 1905. Old Economy Village is administered by the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission in partnership with the Friends of Old Economy Village. It is part of Ambridge’s Old Economy National Historic District and is among the region’s most important historic sites.
Date & Time
- Weekly on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday
- Jan 12, 2015 through Jun 30, 2015
- 10:00AM - 5:00PM