Historic Sites

Historic Sites in the Enchanted Mountains of Cattaraugus County

Historic Sites Events

Allegany Area Historical Association presents "Early Businesses Along Main St"

Allegany Main St. Historical Photo
Sun, 05/19/2019 - 2:00pm - 3:30pm

The Allegany Area Historical Asscoiation will meet on Sunday, May 19 at 2:00PM at the Heritage Center, 25 North Second Street.  AAHA Vice-President Char Sendlakowski will wrap up her series about the early businesses in Allegany along Main Street.  She will cover East Main, from Fifth Street to the village line, and West Main Street, from Second Street to the Five Mile Creek.  S

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St. Mary of the Angels Basilica Fest

2019 Basilica of St. Mary's Church Festival
Fri, 06/07/2019 - 12:00pm - Sun, 06/09/2019 - 6:00pm

Enjoy a good old-fashioned church festival at the St. Mary of the Angels Basilica Fest in Olean, NY!  Three big days of Faith + Family + Fun!  We’ve been doing it for 48 years and can’t stop!  Come enjoy the drive to the scenic Enchanted Mountain region where food, games, music and fun await you! 

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Hinsdale Overnight Lockdown with Para Expeditions at the Hinsdale House

Overnight Ghost Hunt at the Haunted Hinsdale House
Sat, 06/08/2019 - 8:00pm - Sun, 06/09/2019 - 10:00am

Join Para Expeditions for this overnight ghost hunt at the haunted Hinsdale House.

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Flag Day Celebration at Cadiz Cemetery

Cadiz Flag Day Celebration 2019
Sun, 06/09/2019 - 12:00pm - 4:00pm

The Ischua Valley Historical Society will host The Fifth Annual Cadiz Flag Day event on Sunday, June 9th at the Cadiz Cemetery.  The Ischua Valley Historical Society invites the public to join in celebrating our flag and remembering the sacrifices made by many in Her honor.  The public is invited to share in the festivities that will begin with a community

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Cattaraugus County Museum Day

Cattaraugus County Museum Day 2019
Sat, 06/15/2019 - 10:00am - 4:00pm

Dive into the many museums scattered throughout Cattaraugus County on June 15th, 2019 – “Cattaraugus County Museum Day” to uncover exhibits that display our towns and villages Historic paths through time.  Learn local history and the ongoing stories of your community, the landscapes surrounding you, and the United States as a whole.  Feel the connection as you find your own

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Investigate the Haunted Hinsdale House with Mysterious Journeys

Mysterious Journeys poster for Haunted Hinsdale House
Sun, 06/23/2019 - 8:00pm - 11:00pm

Your Paranormal Investigation guides Spiritual Medium Peggy Gypsy and Within These Walls Ghost Hunter Lynn Czekaj will take you into every knook and cranny where the Spirits most like to hide and where the Paranormal Activity is High.

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Cano-Klaes-Sutton Hinsdale House Investigation

Haunted Hinsdale Poster
Repeats every day until Sat Jun 29 2019 .
Fri, 06/28/2019 - 7:00pm - 11:00pm
Sat, 06/29/2019 - 7:00pm - 11:00pm

Brian J Cano, Dan Klaes and "Coyote" Chris Sutton, are returning to the Hinsdale House!

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Tall Ships Field Trip with the IVHS

Tall Ships Field Trip with the IVHS
Sat, 07/06/2019 - 8:00am - 7:00pm

The Ischua Valley Historical Society is offering a Unique Field Trip! 

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Pawtographs at the Hinsdale House with speical guests

Pawtographs for Pooches Poster at Hinsdale House
Sat, 08/17/2019 - 6:00pm - Sun, 08/18/2019 - 10:00am

Pawtographs for Pooches comes to the Hinsdale House along with special guests! Special guests include Pawtographs founder, Tim Maile, Tim Woolworth, John Cassidy, Tim Shaw, and Dan Klaes. Tim Maile created Pawtographs for Pooches as a way to give back to animal shelters after adopting his dog, Murray in 2006.

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Hinsdale Haunted Campout 3

Hinsdale Haunted Campout 3
Fri, 08/30/2019 - 6:00pm - Sun, 09/01/2019 - 10:00am

Join Para Expeditions and special guests for a night of high strangeness at the haunted Hinsdale House.

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Travel Guide

Enchanted Mountains of Cattaraugus County Travel Guide for 2019It's a full 56-page comprehensive guide, highlighting the activities and attractions in our County and it's FREE!!

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Miner's Cabin built by Gold Miner

Miner’s Cabin in Franklinville was built by a miner that returned home after making it good during the gold rush era of the west coast. The building is not a cabin either but a three story house of Queen Anne design.

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