The Oneida County Historical Society: Bringing the World Back Home for 140 Years by Ben Schrantz - Come discover the earliest days of the center! This exhibit features the center's oldest and most unique artifacts, some dating back to the 17th, 18th and 19th centuries.
Our objective is to have you experience history. Volunteers, town historians, interns, and community organizations help to bring you a piece of history with a local perspective. Our 5,000 square foot gallery has multiple exhibits running concurrently. Admission is free and open to the general public; however, donations are strongly encouraged (suggested donation $3.00/person).
100 Years of Architecture in Utica by Katelyn Broat - Explore Utica's past through 1820's-1920's architecture. This exhibit showcases 100 years of original photos, artifacts, and information about the structures and the architects who built them.
Mohawk Airlines: A Retrospective by Erin Burke - Glimpse into the history of Oneida County's own regional airline. This exhibit offers a local and national perspective examining achievements, events, and social issues.
Oneida County History Center
CURRENTLY ON DISPLAY Curated by our 2016 summer interns Erin Burke (Colgate University), Ben Schrantz (SUNY Fredonia), and Katelyn Broat (Proctor High), each exhibit features a unique look at a different aspect of our regional history. Come explore the past and learn something new to share with your friends!