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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.

Membership Options

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and mail to:

Rome Historical Society

200 Church St

Rome NY 13440

PHONE: 315-336-5870

200 Church Street Rome, New York 13440

Register here  for the Second Annual Great Carrying Race 5k Run & Walk, Saturday August 13 at the Mill!

July 23: Bike tour- Rome Cemetery 11:00 am

July 28: Walking tour- Italian heritage  11:00 am

August 3: Ice Cream Social 5:30 pm

August 6: Kayak tour- Canals 11:00 am

August 13: Walking tour- Siege of Fort Stanwix 11:00 am

Upcoming Events:

Rome Historical Society

200 Church St

Rome NY 13440

Hours of operations

Tuesday through Friday:

9 A.M. to 3 P.M. 


10A.M. to 2P.M.

Sunday & Monday: By appointment

Phone: 315-336-5870

Free Admission



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

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


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.