Very interesting and informative tour of an old stage coach stop dating back to the early 1800's. Tour takes about an hour and the the original Compass inn is still there. The other buildings have been recreated to be authentic. There is the stage coach barn, the cook house, and a blacksmith building. Guide was very knowledgeable.
Our guide Hanna was great! The tour is informative and fun. The Inn is a throw back to stagecoach travel you learn a bit about the innkeepers as well as the stagecoach and innkeepers. Hanna was able to answer all of our questions. We plan to return for one of the museums living history weekends when they fire up the... 更多
Great for history buffs. Original buildings and the tour guides were very knowledgeable. Our third or fourth time at this museum and we learn something new each time. Good for families. Suggested age for children should be at least 5 or 6.
We had an incredible visit to this authentically restored stagecoach stop. The building has stood since 1799 and is not rebuilt which seems to be unique in the area. The museum tour is friendly and interesting with informed docents. We toured during Christmas candlelight tours and the museum was beautifully decorated inside and out. Definitely recommend a visit at any... 更多
Visited with a group of retirees. The docents are very knowledgeable and really knew a lot about the museum, its contents and the people of the era. Would be great for children too.
I have taken many groups to Compass Inn, with many senior citizens. They really enjoy the living history. The docents are excellent, share the origins of words and phrases and are attentive to all.
This tour came highly recommended to me by my brother. When I decided to visit with some friends, we found that May 3 was Free Museum Day in Ligonier and the surrounding communities. Six museums were on the "Passport" of tours, this being one of them. It is a living, breathing museum. A woman was preparing to bake bread in... 更多
We take the trip to Laughlintown twice a year to see the historic buildings. Love the Christmas tour and blacksmiths... 更多