Finger Lakes History Trail

Spend the afternoon exploring the amazing local history museums in the heart of the Finger Lakes.

TOTAL TIME TO DO THE TRAIL: 4-6 hours.

stop1-01Yates History Center

www.yatespast.com

oliverEnjoy three interpretive museums at one location!! Totally family friendly and within walking distance of downtown Penn Yan.

stop1-01Garrett Memorial Chapel

www.garrettchapel.org

garrettThe Garrett Chapel, also known as the “Little Chapel on the Mount” was built by Evelyn and Paul Garrett, who founded and ran Garrett and Company from 1902 until 1946.

stop1-01Robert Ingersoll Museum

www.rgimuseum.org

ingersollThe Robert Green Ingersoll birthplace museum is open to the public on Main St. in Dresden, NY. The carefully restored frame house contains historical artifacts and fascinating information about one of America’s most powerful public speakers and the dramatic times in which he lived.

stop1-01Old School House Museum

 

Dundee, NYVisit the Old School House and experience small town 1800’s life.

For More Information Contact: Finger Lakes Chamber of Commerce, yatesny.com or 315-536-3111.