Upcoming Events


April 9th 1:00 p.m. Homeville Presents:  76th & 137th New York Infantry Regiments at Gettysburg by historian and author Dave Clutz.  Look for his books under the pen name, David Cleutz.  His books include:  War & Redemption; 137th NY - Fields of Fame & Glory; In Their Own Words - Col. David Ireland and the 137th NY; and Rebels in the Front Yard - Liberty at Gettysburg

April 23rd 1:00 p.m.Homeville Presents a Living History special:  Nancy Snedeker as Eleanor Roosevelt 


May 21-22  Civil War Encampment Weekend.  We’re really excited about this new event, so check back in April for the full schedule of events!


Cortland County Hall of Fame
The Homeville Museum , in conjunction with the Cortland County Historical Society, is proud to announce to Inaugural Class of the Cortland County Hall of Fame. The selectees, in chronological order, are:
 Samuel G. Hatheway (1780 – 1865)
 Amelia Jenks Bloomer (1818 – 1894)
 William O. Stoddard (1835 – 1925)
 Elmer A. Sperry (1860 – 1930)
 Chester F. Wickwire (1863 – 1910)
 John J. McGraw (1873 – 1934)
 Zenta Krauklis (1912 – 2003)
 Levi R. Chase (1917 – 1994)
 Arnald D. Gabriel (1926 - )
 Catherine Bertini (1950 - )
There will be an Induction Ceremony in the CNY Living History Center Auditorium on May 7 at 1:00 pm, in conjunction with the opening of new exhibits. Each inductee will be individually showcased on a new display that will tell their story. The ceremony is open to the public. Admission is $5.00 for the ceremony, or $10.00 for the ceremony and tour of the museum.






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.