Events Search and Views Navigation
A bus trip to Seneca Falls Historic Sites. An all inclusive, full day of tours with catered lunch. It will leave Oswego at 8 a.m. from the Fort Ontario State Historic Site parking lot at 1 E. Fourth St.. Returning at 4:30 p.m. $65 per person covering bus transportation, entrance fees, and a catered lunch at Parker's Grille. Stops will include: Women’s Rights National Park Museum Wesleyan Chapel site, where the First Women’s Right Convention was held in 1848 The…Find out more »
Don Gillespie's 16 by 20 inch painting shows one of the state's first bicycle races in action led by the famous "one armed rider" Dave Horton, in front of the historical Richardson-Bates House circa 1895.Find out more »
Oswego County Bicycles and Racing will be celebrated at the opening of a new exhibit at the Richardson Bates House Museum. Don Gillespie, famous artist and Fulton NY native, will donate his painting of an 1895 bicycle race that started in front of what is now the Richardson Bates House Museum. Gillespie's great-grandfather, William R. Shayes, was an early proponent of bicycle racing, and member of the Oswego Bicycling Club in the late 19th century. The Richardson and Bates families…Find out more »
Games & Ice Cream on the Richardson-Bates House Museum Lawn. Nominal fee to play; prizes for the games. Some free family group games, like croquet.
Ice Cream Sundae $1
Free admission to the museum with a Picture Scavenger Hunt for kids and adults!
Justin White, Oswego County Historian, will lead a walking tour of the Montcalm Park Historic District. Starting at West 6th and Schuyler Street in the City of Oswego, this walking lecture will include architecture, architects, historic significance, family histories of builders and occupants, and lots of interesting tidbits of Oswego history. The Montcalm Park Historic District was listed on the national Register of Historic Places in 2001. The centerpiece of the Montcalm Park Historic District is Montcalm Park. The two-acre…Find out more »