Visit: Genesee Country Village & Museum, 1410 Flint Hill Rd, Mumford, Wheatland, NY 14511-9801
Genesee Country Village and Museum provides historical context for the telling of the history of New York State and America in the 19th century through interactive programs, events and exhibits. This unique living history experience provides meaningful insights into the origins of customs, traditions, social values and the evolution of our contemporary lifestyles.
Situated on a 600-acre complex and only 20 miles from Downtown Rochester and one-hour from Buffalo, the Genesee Country Village and Museum consists of 68 historic structures furnished with 15,000 artifacts to provide an authentic 19th-century environment in which visitors interact with friendly, knowledgeable interpreters in period-appropriate dress. Each of the buildings, gardens and farms are exhibits in and of themselves. Trade and agricultural demonstrations occur every day.
Immerse yourself in the 19th century by watching the village craftsmen, smelling the aroma of freshly baked 19th-century foods and strolling the beautiful gardens.