Closed for the winter except by appointment. Reopening on April 4, 2019.
Group & Private Tours available by calling 315-343-1342,
Adults – $8.00
Students & Seniors – $5.00
Children (6 – 12) – $3.00
Children Under 6 – Free
OCHS Members – Free
Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult
Telephone: (315) 343-1342
Location & Mailing Address
135 East Third Street
Oswego, New York 13126
Off-street parking is available on East Third Street.
If possible, tour buses should park on East Third Street on the East side of the street facing North in front of the museum.
The Richardson-Bates House Museum welcomes visitors with special needs to contact us prior to your visit. A rear entrance with a ramp is available for those using walkers or wheelchairs. There is no elevator inside, so access is limited to the first floor.
From East: I-90 Exit 34A to Route 481N to Oswego; turn right at E. Utica St. and left at E. 3rd St.
From West: I-90 Exit 39 to Route 690/48 to Oswego; turn right at W. Utica St. and left at E. 3rd St.
From North: I-81 Exit 34 to Route 104 W to Oswego; turn left at E. 4th St. and right at E. Mohawk Street and left at E. 3rd St.
From South: I-81 Exit 29N to Route 481N to Oswego; turn right at E. Utica St. and left at E. 3rd St.