Erie County Historical Society
419 State Street
The Erie County Historical Society is dedicated to collecting, preserving and promoting the study of our region’s history.
Collect: We collect a broad range of objects made or utilized in Erie County and information including photographs and documents related to the history of Erie County.
Preserve: We care for the objects and document we collect, and work to preserve the historic building we occupy.
Promote: By exhibiting our objects and making documents and photographs available we share our county’s history with the general public.
The vision of the Erie County Historical Society is to lead, inspire and engage the community through vibrant, exciting and entertaining exhibits and programs. Our archives and collections will serve as a comprehensive and accessible resource for researchers, educators and students.