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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    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 […]

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    Hinchey House Summer Concert

    The community is invited to attend this free event at the Historic Hinchey House. There will be live music by the Fiddlers of the Genesee and an opportunity to learn […]

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    Celebrate Independence Day with a tour of the Hinchey House!

    The house will be open on July 4th from 12-3 and docents will be available to give tours. We are very excited to be open to the public for tours […]

  • Thumbnail for the post titled: Happy Father’s Day!

    Happy Father’s Day!

    “When you need real understanding, when you need someone to care, when you need someone to guide you … A father’s always there.”  Thomas J. Langley Happy Father’s Day to […]

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    Annual Meeting

    We invite you to attend our Annual Meeting this Monday, June 14th held in the Gates Town Hall Annex starting at 7 PM. We are excited to share the election […]

Upcoming Events

Hours

Open JUNE – NOVEMBER
First Sunday of every month:
12PM – 3PM
Wednesdays: 10AM – 3PM

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