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Welcome to OCHS!

Mission: To nurture and add value to a county-wide community by preserving and presenting our historic collections in a way that provides accessible educational opportunities and encourages dialogue. 

Upcoming Events

June 2 2PM Courthouse Walking Tour

June 16 2PM Courthouse Walking Tour

June 30 2PM Courthouse Walking Tour

July 15 – 11-4 PM Garden and Historic Building Tour


Fundraiser Sponsorship and Advertising Opportunities

Garden Tour Booklet Advertisment Form

Gears and Beers Sponsor Form

Become a Member

Enjoy the benefits of being an OCHS member. 


Search Records by Surname

We have a limited number of records online available for search.


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We share the history of the people and places that shaped Ontario County.



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Public Hours

Tuesday – Friday: 10:00AM to 4:30PM
Research Room Use by Appointment Only
Saturday: 11-3PM
Closed Sundays, Mondays and Major Holidays
Free Admission Year Round

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Donate to OCHS

Your donations help to support museum operations.  

We are a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization (EIN #16-0768680). Your monetary contributions may be tax deductible under US IRS law.


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