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Volunteer Spotlight: Betty Cline
Volunteer Spotlight

Volunteer Spotlight: Betty Cline

Betty’s interest in history began early in life, listening to her grandparents’ stories of their younger days in Buffalo, including the assassination of President McKinley at the Pan- American Exposition in 1901. Eventually, Betty would...
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Happy Mother’s Day
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Happy Mother’s Day

Happy Mother's Day to all the Moms in the world! You're forever rooted in our hearts! Why not celebrate by touring the Hinchey Homestead? We're open today, Sunday May 9 from 12PM to 3PM!
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Rental of the Hinchey Homestead
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Rental of the Hinchey Homestead

Are you planning a wedding, a milestone birthday or other special event? The Hinchey Homestead is now accepting rentals for private events! The front parlor provides an excellent background for wedding pictures. Those interested in...
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A Gift from the Heart
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A Gift from the Heart

Below is a letter written by GHS President, Susan Swanton to friends and supporters of the Gates Historical Society:
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Tools of the Past: Basics to Beams
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Tools of the Past: Basics to Beams

Join the Gates Historical Society Monday, May 17th at 7PM in the Gates Town Annex for “Tools of the Past: Basic to Beams” featuring Collector, Don Newcomb. Don will be discussing early American tools and...
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Volunteer Spotlight: Michael Montanarello and Al Ranzenbach
Volunteer Spotlight

Volunteer Spotlight: Michael Montanarello and Al Ranzenbach

Last year Michael and Al connected with us through Easter Seals, and we are so fortunate that they did. They help in so many ways. During good weather, Michael and Al work as team, every...
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New Books are Available in the GHS Gift Shop!
Gift Shop

New Books are Available in the GHS Gift Shop!

We just got our hands on some really nice copies of COLDWATER: AN ECLECTIC HISTORY OF THE HAMLET! Learn the story of the Coldwater people and the rich Gates history of this business and transportation...
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Winter Wonderland at the Hinchey House & Barn
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Winter Wonderland at the Hinchey House & Barn

When an incredibly talented photographer takes stunning photos of your historical home and barn- you just have to brag! Huge shout out to John Kucko Digital for perfectly capturing a magical winter wonderland at The...
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Hours

April 6, 2022 – Oct. 27, 2022

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

Or by appointment.

Tours

May 4, 2022 – Oct. 16, 2022

1st & 3rd Sundays and Wednesdays at 1 pm or by appointment. Call (585) 464-9740 and leave a message.

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50 Spencerport Rd,
Rochester, NY 14606

Phone: (585) 429-6540

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51 Howard Rd,
Rochester, NY 14606

Phone: (585) 429-5790