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Joseph Priestley House

Joseph Priestley House

The American home and laboratory of the discoverer of oxygen. Step into the late 18th century and learn about this famous theologian, educator, political theorist and scientist. His handsome Georgian-style house is the primary exhibit. Scientific equipment, books and furniture are also displayed. Programs include Twelfth Day at Priestley House, Summer History Camp and Heritage Day. Visitor services include a guided tour, an orientation film and exhibit and a museum store. Operated in partnership with the Friends of Joseph Priestley House.

Hours of Operation

March - November:

MON: CLOSED
TUE: CLOSED
WED: CLOSED
THU: CLOSED
FRI: CLOSED
SAT: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
SUN: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Open for group tours by appointment only.

Admission Details

Adult: $6.00
Seniors (65+) & Discount: $5.50
Youth (3-11): $4.00
Children under 3: Free
Active Military Duty & Immediate Family: Free

Discounted rates for group tours by reservation.

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