Pratt House Museum
This historic home is located in Fulton, New York, and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It is now the home of the Friends of History in Fulton, N.Y., Inc., the organization dedicated to preserving the house and operating the museum. The house was built by John Wells Pratt in 1863 in the Italianate style. A carriage house and other buildings used to be on the property but were torn down in sometime in the late 1970s. The museum tells the story of Fulton, featuring items and furniture owned by the Pratt family, various memorabilia and other items acquired by the museum, and exhibiting changing displays throughout the year. The house was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1999.
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