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    We’re now on the Trail!

    You can now find us on the History Trail of Western NY website! Be sure to pick up a History Trail Passport at a participating museum. Travel around Western New […]

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    GHS May Program

    The Gates Historical Society’s May program will be held on Monday, May 16 at 7:00 pm at the Gates Town Hall Annex, 1605 Buffalo Rd. Don Dwyer, a musician, singer […]

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    Town of Gates Community Public Forum

    Join the Town of Gates for a drop-in Community Public Forum on Saturday, April 30 from 10:00AM to 2:00PM at the Gates Public Library. The Town of Gates is in […]

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    Calling All Volunteers: Weekly Gardening Sign Up

    It's time to grab your week for gardening at the Hinchey House! We're signing up for weeks starting May 1, going through the season to the week of September 25. If you've admired the gardens at the Hinchey House, here's your opportunity to help with the watering and weeding.

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    Winter Hours at the Hinchey House

    After a fun Holly Days the past three weekends (thanks to all who visited the Hinchey House!) winter hours are now in effect until April 6. The office of the […]

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    Calling All Volunteers!

    The Gates Historical Society is seeking volunteers to help with various events and open days at the Hinchey house. Do you have 2-3 hours a month to spare? We are […]

Upcoming Events


April 5, 2023 – Oct. 25, 2023

1st & 3rd Sunday: 12PM – 3PM
Wednesdays: 10AM – 3PM

Or by appointment.


May 4, 2022 – Oct. 16, 2022

1st & 3rd Sundays 12pm -3pm and Wednesdays 12-3 last tour each day, 2:15pm or by appointment. Call (585) 464-9740 and leave a message. No fee for tours, donations gratefully accepted.

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AMD Business Brokers
2269 Lyell Ave

Brodner Equipment
3918 Lyell Road

Carol Cerasuolo Tax Services


Colony Dry Cleaners
695 Howard Road

DiPonzio Funeral Home
219 Spencerport Road

Erdle Perforating

100 Pixley Industrial Pkwy



EZ Mini Storage

1000 Howard Road


Gates Chili Federal Credit Union
2870 Buffalo Road

General Code Publishers

781 Elmgrove Road


Howard Road Garage
51 Howard Road

James R. Gray Funeral Home

1530 Buffalo Road


Panorama Restaurant & Lounge
730 Elmgrove Road

Theo’s Restaurant
1174 Brooks Avenue

Thomas Ferraro Jr., CPA
517 Beahan Road
585- 235-7730