Gates Historical Society

Explore the history of the Town of Gates

The Gates Historical Society leads in providing information on Gates history and in preserving and showcasing the Hinchey Homestead as a model historic site. This is achieved by programs, events, exhibits, tours and related services to Society members and the general public.


Recent Posts

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    Halloween Event

    Join us for a Halloween Event at Memorial Park on Friday, October 22 from 5:30-7:30PM for Trick-or-Treating and other kid friendly activities! The Gates Recreation & Parks Department will be […]

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    October Program: The Italians of Greater Rochester

    Join us for The Italians of Greater Rochester: Contributions to the Community and the Nation, presented by author Edward Maruggi on Monday, October 18 at 7PM. He will explain how […]

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    Join us as a Business Member

    For $50 a year, your business can be listed on our website, Facebook page, and in our seasonal newsletter. The all-volunteer Gates Historical Society has managed the Homestead for the […]

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    Fall 2021 Newsletter

    Eagar to learn more about what’s going on with the Gates Historical Society? Check out our latest Fall 2021 newsletter!   Learn more about: fall events, 2021-2022 goals, barn updates, […]

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    New Officers Elected for Gates Historical Society

    The Gates Historical Society announces election of Board member Garth Brokaw as incoming President, replacing Susan Swanton who served as Society President 2019-2021. Susan Swanton will become Secretary to the […]

Upcoming Events

Hours

Open MARCH – NOVEMBER

First Sunday of every month:
12PM – 3PM (MAY – NOV)
Wednesdays: 10AM – 3PM

Or by appointment.

Support our Projects

Support our Business Partners

Giuseppe’s Restaurant

50 Spencerport Rd,
Rochester, NY 14606

Phone: (585) 429-6540

Howard Road Garage

51 Howard Rd,
Rochester, NY 14606

Phone: (585) 429-5790