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


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.

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, July 29th from 6pm to 8 pm -- Annual Ice Cream Social, with entertainment by Fritz's Polka Band

Saturday, August 8th at 1 pm -- Active Trails Walking Tour on the Siege of Fort Stanwix -- meet in the Rome Historical Society parking lot

Saturday, August 8th at 4:30 pm -- First inaugural Great Carry Race 5k Run & Walk at the Mill, 611 E. Dominick Street.  Visit the event page here.

Saturday, August 15th at 11 am to 1 pm -- History is Here Pop-Up Museum

PHONE: 315-336-5870

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

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.

200 Church Street Rome, New York 13440