Our mission To actively research, collect, preserve, and present the historical importance of Rome, N.Y. and to serve as an educational and community resource.

Hours of operations

Tuesday through Friday: 9 A.M. to 3 P.M. 

Saturday: 10A.M. to 2P.M.

Sunday & Monday: By appointment

Phone: 315-336-5870

Public and Outreach Programs


Each year the Society presents a series of programs, including visits and presentations at businesses, nursing homes and other community organizations.  Feel free to contact us if you are interested in arranging a presentation for your organization.

PHONE: 315-336-5870

200 Church Street Rome, New York 13440



Programs are specifically designed for students and teachers to stimulate interest in our area's rich past. The Society offers two program options:

  • Museum site visit
  • Classroom presentations  include  audiovisual & interactive programs


Saturday, January 9th at 11 AM: Nancy Best Book Signing and Author Presentation

Thursday, January 21st at 7 PM: Peter Leonard presents on the Historic Rome Fire Department

Saturday, February 6th at 11 AM: Connie Watkins Books Signing and Author Presentation

On Saturday, February 6th, RHS will also be hosting the Rome Investigators of the Paranormal for a presentation and investigation!  For tickets, please contact Rich at (315) 794-5961.

Visit our Facebook Group and Facebook Page for more information on these great events!

Upcoming Events