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.
Looking for that perfect antique item? Then look no further than the museum's Antique Show & Sale on April 18. Plenty of fine dealers with extensive collections - and it's all indoors.
Treat Mom to a special day on Mother's Day May 10 in the historic village. Join us as we celebrate the role 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!
Step back into 1836 and experience what it was like to dine in an authentic stagecoach inn that was once located in the heart of the Genesee Country.
Enjoy learning how the museum functions behind-the-scenes for this members'-only event on the morning of May 16th!
NEW! Join us for a unique happy hour experience on warm spring evening set in an historic village.
For lovers of horses, history, philanthropy and fun: Welcome to the inaugural USHJ Hunter Derby at the Genesee Country Village & Museum on June 6-7.
The historic village comes to life on June 13-14 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 in on Saturday June 27 and celebrate the culture, history and traditions of the Scots and Irish through musical performances, dance demonstrations and an array of authentic food and drinks!
The rousing traditions that, early on, turned July 4 into America’s greatest national holiday, still flourish in this year’s grand celebration of Independence Day at Genesee Country Village & Museum.
Genesee Country Village & Museum commemorates the battles that captured the headlines 150 years ago this year on July 18 & 19.
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Except for special events, the museum is now CLOSED until the season opens May 9. Village & nature center trails are now open 10 am-4 pm weekends.