Looking for Rochester area attractions? In season, Genesee Country Village & Museum features costumed interpreters in restored historic buildings, breathing life into an authentic 19th-Century Country Village. One of the largest living history museums in the country located just outside of Rochester, NY, in Mumford, it is also home to the John L. Wehle Gallery (following a major remodel) and a nature center. Plan ahead with a membership.
Gather up your most adventurous friends. You deserve an afternoon of fun and games. Your Kohlfahrt tour will take you on a trip back in time for an afternoon of unique outdoor fun. On this German-inspired Kohlfahrt “Cabbage Walk” you will play games, sample beer and wine, and end the journey with a traditional hearty meal. Kohlfahrt tours take place on Saturday, February 4 from 1:30 to 3:30 PM
The moon will be nearly full on Saturday, February 11...perfect for Owl Moon, a nighttime program from 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm.
Looking for that perfect antique item? Then look no further than the museum's Antique Show & Sale on April 22. Plenty of fine dealers with extensive collections - and it's all indoors. Members FREE on Saturday!
Join us for GCV&M's inaugural race through the Historic Village and Nature Center on Saturday, May 20!
Join us Friday, May 26 for a unique happy hour experience on warm spring evening set in the Historic Village. Purchase ahead online and save $5! This event is for adults ages 21+ and we will check each ID at the gate (no infants/small children allowed).
Join us Saturday June 17 under cover to celebrate the culture, history and traditions of the Scots and Irish through musical performances, dance demonstrations and an array of authentic food and drinks! Members FREE!
The historic village comes to life on June 24-25 with re-enactors portraying shopkeepers, housewives, merchants and soldiers amidst the sounds of fifes and drums; cannons and muskets; and Austen-era music and dancing. ALL WEEKEND LONG: Fathers FREE!
The patriotic and spirited festivities that turned July 4 into America’s greatest national holiday still flourish in this year’s grand celebration of Independence Day. Members FREE!
Genesee Country Village & Museum commemorates the battles that captured the headlines over 150 years ago this year on July 15 & 16. Members FREE! First battle is at 11:30am and the second battle is at 2pm. The online ticket has been removed, but tickets may still be purchased at the door - we do not sell out!
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Except for special events,
GCVM is now CLOSED
for the season and will
re-open May 13, 2017.