Genesee Country Village & Museum

Genesee Country Village & Museum
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Museums

About Us

Genesee Country Village & Museum was founded in 1966 with the goal of preserving the architecture of the Genesee Valley region in a recreated historic village, providing context for the telling of New York State and 19th-century American history. The Museum now covers 600 acres and includes the Historic Village, the John L. Wehle Gallery, and the Genesee Country Nature Center, all of which provide interactive programs, fascinating exhibits, and special events to help you live and experience history.

GCV&M is the largest and most comprehensive living history museum in New York State – and the third-largest in the United States. Chartered as an educational institution by the NYS Board of Regents, the Museum offers opportunities to see, smell, taste, touch, explore, and experience our 68 historic buildings; more than 20,000 artifacts; wildlife paintings, drawings, and sculptures spanning centuries; the living collections in our gardens, on our working farm and at our Nature Center; and the gorgeous landscape that first brought settlers to this region.

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Events

Murder & Mayhem: After Hours Tour | Genesee Country Village & Museum
Murder & Mayhem: After Hours Tour | Genesee Country Village & Museum
Hometown History Expo | Genesee Country Village & Museum
  • An exciting new event connecting our visitors with their local small museums and historical societies!
  • Saturday Aug 3, 2024
Pavilion Garden Brunch | Genesee Country Village & Museum
  • Join us for a summer brunch in the most beautiful of settings - our Pavilion Garden Restaurant!
  • Sunday Aug 11, 2024
Murder & Mayhem: After Hours Tour | Genesee Country Village & Museum
Murder & Mayhem: After Hours Tour | Genesee Country Village & Museum

Rep/Contact Info

Ann Frederick
Sr. Director, Visitor Services