Step Into Spring

Our mission is to leverage this unique historic place that inspires curiosity and fosters learning for everyone.

Our vision is to expand the boundaries of our historical and natural resources by exploring, celebrating, and improving the human experience. Through a heart for the past, a head for the present, and an eye to the future, our doors are always open to a diversity of voice and limitless experiences.

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FEATURED BLOG POST

Top 5: Strange Brews

May 20, 2022

Americans annually drink, on average, around 30 gallons of beer. That average isn’t much different from 19th century consumption, but the beer being drunk is definitely in a different class.…

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FEATURED BLOG POST

Top 5: Strange Brews

May 20, 2022

Americans annually drink, on average, around 30 gallons of beer. That average isn’t much different from 19th century consumption, but the beer being drunk is definitely in a different class.…

READ MORE

FEATURED EVENTS

UPCOMING EVENTS

River Crossing Opening
May 28
Open for Memorial Day
May 30 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Closed
June 3 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
History On Tap
June 3 @ 6:00 pm
Chautauqua Fluid History: Gender, c. 1900
June 9 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Member Appreciation Week
June 11 - June 12
Art on the Prairie
June 11 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm