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.
Kick off the official start of the museum's 40th Anniversary season and treat mom to a special Mother's Day with an all chocolate weekend in the Historic Village - Saturday and Sunday, May 7th-8th. Join our celebration of mothers throughout the 19th century. Flowers will be blooming and children will be playing as the village comes alive with many springtime activities that will shower Mom with love and affection! ALL WEEKEND LONG: Mothers and Members FREE!
Join us Friday, June 3rd 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).
The historic village comes to life on June 18-19 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.
Join us Saturday June 25 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!
It’s time when the Swamp Frogs and the Pondfeilders, Resolutes and Grangers and other vintage nines gather at Genesee Country Museum for three days of ginger matches.
It’s the 14th Annual National Silver Ball Tournament Friday-Sunday, Aug. 12-14, played by 1868 rules—no gloves or protective equipment allowed.
Genesee Country Museum will host its second annual Hop Harvest Festival on Labor Day, Sept. 5 with an event that harkens back to the days when hops growing was king.
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GCVM is open 10 am-4 pm
Tues-Sun, May 7-Sept 4
plus Wed-Sun, Sept 10-Oct 9
& May 30, July 4, Sept 5 & Oct 10