Rochester, New York: Fox Sisters Spirit Table (In Transition)

The Rochester Historical Society has the table that the spiritualist Fox sisters used to chat with the deceased.

Rundell Central Library

Address:
115 South Ave., Rochester, NY
Directions:
Moving to a new location. It's hoped that the table will be back on public view by the end of 2014.
Hours:
Currently off-limits; moving to a new location. (Call to verify)
Phone:
585-428-7300
Status:
In Transition
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Fox Sisters Spirit Table

The Spirit Table is currently unavailable for viewing. The Historical Society is getting ready to move from the library to a new location, as yet undetermined, and have begun crating items in preparation of the move. The Spirit Table is one of the items already crated. The move is supposed to be completed by the end of 2014.

[signmanjoe, 07/23/2014]
Fox Sisters Spirit Table

The Rochester Historical Society is now located in the Rundell Central Library, a short distance from the Fox Sister's Monument. A centerpiece of their collection is the actual table that the Fox sisters used to communicate with the dead. It is open so that you can see the hidden mechanism they used.

[Craig Smith, 03/30/2010]

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