Local History Museums

Local historical museums specialize in various subjects. From railroads to entertainment and to community history, local museums contain a wealth of information.


ALCO-Brooks Railroad Display
Chautauqua County
1089 Central Avenue
Dunkirk, NY 14048
(716) 366-3797

Bemus Point Historical Museum
13 Albertus Dr.
Bemus Point, NY 14712


Chautauqua Township Historical Museum
15 Water St.
Mayville, NY 14757


Chautauqua County Fair Agricultural Museum
1089 Central Avenue
Dunkirk, NY 14048

Cherry Creek Town Museum
Joyce Chase, Historian
Village Hall
6763 Main Street
Cherry Creek, NY 14723
(716) 296-5681

Dart Airport and Aviation Museum
Route 430
P. O. Box 211
Mayville, NY 14757
(716) 753-2160

Darwin R. Barker Museum
Nancy Brown, Curator
7 Day Street
Fredonia, NY 14063
(716) 672-2114
Tues - Sat, 1:00 - 5:00; Tues & Thurs. evenings 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Copying Available: Yes Internet Access Available: No

Dunkirk Historical Museum
513 Washington
Dunkirk, NY 14048
(716) 366-3797
M-F, 10am-4pm
Copying Available: Yes

Fenton History Center
Christin Stein
67 Washington Street
Jamestown, NY 14701
information@fentonhistorycenter.org
http://www.fentonhistorycenter.org
M-Sat, 10-4, appointments suggested for Archives & Photographs
Copying Available: Yes

Findley Lake & Mina Historical Museum
Community Building
Findley Lake, NY 14736


Hanover Historical Room
68 Hanover Street
Silver Creek, NY 14136


Harmony Historical Museum
1943 Open Meadows Rd.
Ashville, NY 14710

Lily Dale Historical Museum
Library & East Streets
Lily Dale, NY 14136

Lucy-Desi Museum
212 Pine Street
Jamestown, NY 14767
(716) 484-7070
Fax (716) 661-3829
laughs@lucy-desi.com
http://www.lucy-desi.com
Special winter hours - weekends only, May through October, open 7 days a week

Lucille Wright Air Museum
Airport Drive
Jamestown, NY 14701
(716) 664-9500


McClurg Museum
Village Park
Routes 20 and 394
Westfield, NY 14787
(716) 326-2977
10-4 Tue-Sat

Midway Park Museum
Route 430
P.O. Box E
Maple Springs, NY 14756
(716) 386-3165
Fax (716) 386-4700
http://www.midway-park.com
During season - Tuesday through Sunday. Free admission. Tours by reservation.

Portland-Brocton Museum
East Main Street
Portland, NY 14769

Sheridan Historical Museum
Sheridan Town Hall
Route 20
Sheridan, NY 14135

Valley Historical Society
Main Street
Sinclairville, NY 14782

Yorker Museum
Park & Church Streets
Sherman, NY 14781
(716) 761-6789