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John Brown Wax Museum, Harpers Ferry

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  • My husband and I visited the wax museum. We were not blown away or incredibly impressed...it was okay. There were neat exhibits...some had a push button where it basically read what was on the sign in...  more »
  • Recalls the story of John Brown in the House that spent most of his life. The historical pieces are in great condition.
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  • This museum has not been updated since it was opened decades ago. Many of the displays are in poor repair, particularly the ones using automation. Lighting is poor in some areas and the artifacts are ...  more »
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  • It's a short walk through a historic house with wax figures behind a glass window. It offers some history but nothing we hadn't already seen in the free museums in harpers ferry. Felt this was a bit of a waste.
  • Talks about the life of John brown. Museum was ok but not worth seven dollars.
  • Great learning experience but alot of the figures are older
  • The wax looked pretty realistic, and I enjoyed the audio information.
  • Kind of depressing and run down. One of the few places with ac.