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.
Join us for our third Domestic Skills Symposium at the Genesee Country Village & Museum on Nov. 12! Learn about a variety of topics concerning domestic life in the 19th century, including fashion, cuisine, material culture and more! Optional hands-on workshops on Nov. 11 and 13. You must pre-register. Space is limited!
The moon will be nearly full on Saturday, February 11...perfect for Owl Moon, a nighttime program from 5-8:30 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 20th!
Join us Friday, May 26th 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 17th 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 24th-25th 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!
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Except for special events,
GCVM is now CLOSED
for the season and will
re-open May 13, 2017.