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.


02/25/2017: Snowshoe Excursion / Hike along the Erie Canal Trail from 1pm to 3pm

03/09/2017: Presentation "The Lost Architecture of Rome N.Y." at 7pm

03/11/2017: Snowshoe Excursion / Hike to Ft. Bull from 6pm to 8pm

03/25/2017: Birding on the Erie (East) TBA

04/01/2017: Birding on the Erie (West) TBA

05/19-21/2017: Erie Canal 200 Conference @ Oneida County History Center

07/22/2017: Erie Canal Bi-Centennial Celebration @ Bellamy Harbor

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.

200 Church Street Rome, New York 13440

PHONE: 315-336-5870

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Rome Historical Society

200 Church St

Rome NY 13440

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