• Holly Days at the Hinchey Homestead – 2023

    Holly Days  – 2023 The event, including Light Refreshments and Mini Tours and will be held Saturdays and Sundays: December 2 & 3, December 9 & 10, and December 16 […]

  • Book Sale and Signing

    John Boundy and John Robortella, two writers who grew up in Gates and who served on the Gates Volunteer Ambulance Service and the Gates-Chili Fire Department, will return home to […]

  • May Program-Rochester Red Wings

    Join us on May 15 at 7 pm, when Gary Larder, Chairman of the Board, Rochester Red Wings Baseball Team shares at our May program. His presentation will include the […]

  • Summer 2022

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    March Program

    Join us Monday, March 20th at 7 pm. Rick Iekel, Author of “The Roc: Journey thru the 20th Century” will share the story of Rochester’s 100-year-old aviation facility from an […]

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    July Program-Wally Hinchey

    The Gates Historical Society’s July program will be held on Monday, July 18 at 7:00 pm at the Gates Town Hall Annex, 1605 Buffalo Rd. Join us as we welcome […]

Upcoming Events


April 3, 2024 – Oct. 30, 2024

1st Saturday & 3rd Sunday: 1PM – 4PM
Wednesdays: 10AM – 4PM

Or by appointment.


April 3, 2024 – Oct. 30, 2024

1st Saturday & 3rd Sunday 1pm -4pm and Wednesdays 10-4 or by appointment. Last tour each day, 45 minutes prior to closing.  Call (585) 464-9740 and leave a message to schedule tour outside of open hours. No fee for tours, donations gratefully accepted.

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Support our Business Partners

AMD Business Brokers
2269 Lyell Ave

Brodner Equipment
3918 Lyell Road

Carol Cerasuolo Tax Services

Colony Dry Cleaners
695 Howard Road

Gates Chili Federal Credit Union
2870 Buffalo Road

General Code Publishers
781 Elmgrove Road

Giusepppe’s Restaurant 
50 Spencerport Road

Howard Road Garage
51 Howard Road

James R. Gray Funeral Home
1530 Buffalo Road

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