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Henderson Historical Society Museum

12581 Co. Rt. 72, P O Bx 322
Henderson, NY 13650


The History & Genealogy Center & Museum is housed in 3 buildings: the former Universalist Church, Circa 1839 (with original 1910 Horwood stain-glass windows and church furniture), the 1807 Ray cabin (furnished with the items of Henderson settler families) and the Peters-Stevens Boat Annex, which displays 12 Henderson-made wooden work and recreation boats from 1890s to about 1940s. The collection has work by local artists as well as two Springsteen paintings and Springsteen’s collection of mathematical papers and drawings on site, Tyler coverlets, Indian and Pre-Iroquoian artifacts and period maps. Numerous educational programs are offered during the season.

Amazon Smiles – Do you shop on Amazon? Henderson Historical Society is now a part of the Amazon Smiles Program. What does this mean for you? Everyone with an Amazon account can select an organization that Amazon will donate 5% of that purchase to. There is no cost to you. Simply select “Henderson Historical Society” make sure it is the organization in Henderson, New York and every time you shop you are supporting our society.

Our society will be open through Wednesday, October 12, 2022. We hope you will stop by to say hello, check out the museum and items we have available for purchase. Don’t forget to add our new email to your contacts list.