Upcoming Events


October 24, 2015 TRAIN DAY from 10 am -5:00 p.m. In addition to our collection of local railroad memorabilia, we will have several special exhibits, tours and talks.   1pm- Gene Enders will speak on CNY Railroads.  11:00-12:00 & 3:00-4:00 James Bugh will demonstrate electric model trains and answer questions.

November 6, 2015 7pm   Reel CNY: a festival of shorts films (for more information on the festival or how to enter go to http://www.culturalcouncilofcortlandcounty.org/reel-cny-a-festival-of-shorts/  

November 7, 2015 9am-3pm Vintage Snowmobile Show & Swap meet




Welcome to the CNY Living History Center!


                                                        3 Museums, 1 Admission Price!


                            Open Tuesday - Saturday 10am-5 pm*

*Last admission 4pm to ensure visitors have enough time to see all 3 museums.  Closed: Sunday, Monday, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve Day, Christmas Day, New Year's Day.    

We are located at 4386 US Rt. 11 North (Homer Ave.), (Exit 12 off RT 81)             Cortland, NY 13045    between Homer & Cortland, North of the Hospital.