Heritage Day in Accord! Sat. Oct. 5th

Saturday, October 5th, 2019 from 10am to 3pm

Special features of this year’s event include several new displays at the Museum, and screening of the documentary “The Catskill Mountain House and the World Around” at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.  At the Fire Hall, a first-time exhibit will be presented by the Knife Museum of the Wawarsing Historical Society. Admission is FREE and open to all!

Museum and Library

Come browse our collection of artifacts, local history, and genealogy that we have been building as an organization since 1988.

Become a Member!

Become a part of the Friends of Historic Rochester today! Enjoy membership benefits and support the preservation of our town's local history.


Get Involved!

Friends of Historic Rochester is looking for community members who are interested in volunteering to help manage the museum collection! Welcoming organizers for sorting, indexing, etc. and creative minds for designing displays.

We also always need extra hands to help out at our several special events throughout the year. Visit the Events page to check out the upcoming events we will need folks for!

Please message us through our Contact page or call (845) 626-7104 if you would like to lend a hand!