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Current Exhibits

South Gallery

Coming to America
Ontario County Immigrants

Learn about the history of immigration to the United States and Ontario County. You’ll meet diverse groups of people who came to settle here since 1789, including the English, Irish, Italians, Germans, Dutch, Greeks, Russian Jews, Syrians, Vietnamese, and Laotians. Each town has its own mix of immigrants with their own stories to tell.

Immigrants

Martino Family

North Gallery

Cow to Consumer

Enjoy a journey through a time when Ontario County was dotted with dairy farms and home dairies. Their fresh milk and cream came to your doorstep via the milkman, in bottles proudly stamped with each dairy’s name. It’s our salute to the bovine beauties past and present.

Cow to Consumer

Cow to Consumer


Ontario County Arts Council

The Ontario Arts Council presents “Colors of Our World” in the front North Gallery.

Lower Level

Pioneer Kitchen Exhibit

When the Ontario County Historical Museum was built in 1914, a “Pioneer Kitchen” period room was installed. Although education programs are held in this space, its appearance has changed very little in 100 years.

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