Schenectady County Historical Society

Address 32 Washington Ave
Schenectady, NY 12305
Phone (518) 374-0263
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Hours Library: Mondays through Fridays - 9 am to 5 pm; Thursdays (September through June) - 9 am to 8 pm. Museum: Thursdays - 5 pm to 8pm; Saturdays 10 am to 2 pm.
Themes Arts & Culture, Canals & Transportation, Innovation & Commerce
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The Schenectady County Historical Society Museum, located in the Historic Stockade District, offers an in depth look at the history of Schenectady County from 1661 to present day. Using artifacts from the collection, the Museum focuses on key events and figures of Schenectady County including such things as the Schenectady Massacre, Governor Joseph Yates, the Erie Canal, and the American Locomotive Company.

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  • Sites Dates Hours: Library: Mondays through Fridays - 9 am to 5 pm; Thursdays (September through June) - 9 am to 8 pm. Museum: Thursdays - 5 pm to 8pm; Saturdays 10 am to 2 pm.
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