Museums & Historic Sites
Wayne County welcomes you to experience our rich heritage. There is so much to explore and learn through each town and village history. Museums and exhibits celebrate the early Native Americans, Peppermint Industry, the former Wayne County Jail and Sheriffs residence, a 19th century “original” general store, Mormon History, the Erie Canal, an 1870 Lighthouse and the list continues. Learn about the introduction of agriculture and transportation and the impact it had on Wayne County. Visit our Bicentennial Peace Gardens commemorating the War of 1812, which are located in Pultneyville and Sodus Point.
Our cultural attractions offer unique events throughout the year. Visit our event listings.