Museums

The 1890 House Museum

Built for late 19th-century inventor and industrialist Chester Wickwire, the 1890 House Museum offers visitors a unique opportunity to explore the floors where the Wickwire family lived along with their servants.

CNY Living History Center

The CNY Living History Center is a massive museum complex with a diverse collection. Visitors can explore the Homeville Museum, the Brockway Truck Museum and the Tractors of Yesteryear.

Cortland County Historical Society

Founded in 1925, the Cortland County Historical Society collects, preserves, and interprets artifacts and documents representative of Cortland County’s history.

Cortland Rural Cemetery

Established in 1853, this open-air museum is a beautiful 19th-century Victorian garden cemetery is 50 acres and is the final resting place for 18,000 people. Walk the cemetery yourself with an interactive cemetrail tour and admire the beauty of the headstones and the impressive diverse species of trees to discover those who helped shaped Cortland history.