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Address: York, ME
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A 1750 saltbox that is now the Old York Historical Society's visitor...

A 1750 saltbox that is now the Old York Historical Society's visitor center.

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1750 TAVERN

Jefferds Tavern is part of the Old Museums of York. It was built in 1750 in Wells, Maine which is north of York. It was originally on the King's Highway which is now Old Post... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 9 September 2016
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Dover, New Hampshire
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

Jefferds Tavern is part of the Old Museums of York. It was built in 1750 in Wells, Maine which is north of York. It was originally on the King's Highway which is now Old Post Road / Route 1. It was on the stagecoach and mail route between Portsmouth, NH and Portland, ME. It was moved to York and has... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

When we toured Jefferd’s Tavern and the museum Jeff was our guide once again. He remembered who we were from the day before and talked about where we were from and things he remembered about us. We love when locals are friendly and get the time to get to know you. We toured the museum then Jefferd’s tavern. Its amazing... More 

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Portland, Maine
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2015

This building is part of the historic buildings in York that one can explore. Jefferd's Tavern is a great building to see how a old tavern was set up. There are many original pieces of furniture inside also.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2012

The Town of York has many historic sites and this is one of the most interesting. Can just walk around inside this 1700's building and feel the sense of what had been.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2011

The Jefferds Tavern serves as the Welcome Center and Museum for the Museums of Old York. The museum does a nice job of capturing local history and has a few real gems in its collection. In combination with other houses, MOY is an excellent way to spend a day looking back to colonial times.

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