Dr. Best House & Medical Museum

1568 Clauverwie
Middleburgh, NY 12122


Steeped in a village over 300 years old, the House is a time capsule from the earliest formation of medicine.  The property contains medical apparatus’ that will turn your blood cold, tales of deaths and misfortune in this small, rural community with original obituaries, photos and death certificates.

Paranormal investigations have revealed significant activity with EVPs and recordings of piano playing and distant voices.

Opportunities for visitors:

Guided historical haunted tour with a photo gallery, eye-witness accounts of unexplained events, and discussion of evidence from previous paranormal investigations on the property.  From the death of a beloved young son, the doctor’s young wife, and the loss the doctor himself much tragedy befell this family – all within the walls of this house.

Days/times of operation:

Available by appointment.

Handicap Accessible:

First floor

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