Historic Museums

Historic Museums in the Enchanted Mountains of Cattaraugus County

Historic Museums Events

Summer at the Stone House: Jim Kimball

2019 Summer at the Stone House Jim Kimball
Thu, 06/23/2022 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

The Summer at the Stone House event series continues on June 23rd!  Jim Kimball, lecturer of music at SUNY Geneseo and director of the Geneseo String Band, will present "International Folkways of WNY Traditional Music."

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Summer at the Stone House: Linda Hunter

Summer at the Stone House 2020 Linda Hunter
Thu, 07/14/2022 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

The Summer at the Stone House event series continues on July 14th with "100 Years of Redwork."  Linda Hunter, quilting instructor, lecturer, consultant, and appraiser, will be giving the presentation

All Summer at the Stone House events are free and open to the public.  They start at 7pm and typically last an hour. 

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36th Annual Reunion of the Descendants of the 154th New York

Cattaraugus County Museum
Sat, 07/16/2022 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm

The 36th Annual Reunion of the Descendents of the 154th New York.

Saturday, July 16, 2022 from 2:00-5:00 PM

Cattaraugus County Museum, Machias, NY

 

The 154th New York's first battle occurred on May 2, 1863, in a clearing west of a crossroads called Chancellorsville, in a largely forested region known as the wilderness.

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Summer at the Stone House: Amanda Limpert

Cattaraugus County Museum
Thu, 07/28/2022 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

The Summer at the Stone House event series continues on July 28th with Amanda Limpert! She will be doing a presentation on the "Haunted Western New York, Vol. 2."

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Summer at the Stone House: Allen Hopkins

2020 Summer at the Stone House Allen Hopkins
Thu, 08/11/2022 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

The Summer at the Stone House event series continues on August 11th!  Allen Hopkins, musician, will be presenting "Outlaws and Rebels." He plays American traditional, Celtic instrumental, a bit of Yiddish, blues, bluegrass, old timey, and contemporary.

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Summer at the Stone House: Jeanette Sheliga

Cattaraugus County Museum
Thu, 08/25/2022 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

The Summer at the Stone House event series continues on August 25th with Jeanette Sheliga! She will be doing a presentation on "Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps for Genealogy."

All Summer at the Stone House events are free and open to the public. They start at 7pm and typically last an hour. 

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Opry comes to the Hollywood

Inside of the Hollywood Theater
Fri, 10/21/2022 - 6:45pm - 9:00pm

"Opry comes to the Hollywood" to be held at Gowanda's Historic Hollywood Theater. There will be performers honoring names like: Patsy Cline, Willie Nelson, and Johnny Cash.

In addition, there will be an instructor there to do a line dancing class prior to the show! What a wonderful way to have some fun and get the audience warmed up.

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Travel Guide

2022 Guide Cover

It's a full 56-page comprehensive guide, highlighting the activities and attractions in our County.

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NYAGT Geocaching Trails

Home to the Largest New York State Park

The Largest New York State Park is Allegany State Park which is the 3rd largest in the nation with 65,000 acres (97 square miles) and lots of trails. Allegany State Park has over 35 miles of Cross Country skiing trails, 18 hiking trails and 5.6 miles of paved multi-use trails (horseback riding, snowmobiling and more) around Red House Lake area. 3 campground areas with over 375 cabins.

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