Heritage Village of the Southern Finger Lakes

Heritage Village of the Southern Finger Lakes Buildings in the complex include: 1796 Patterson Inn, 1850s Wixon Log Cabin, 1878 Browntown School h
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Founded in 1976, a joint project led by the Corning-Painted Post Historical Society to restore an 18th century frontier inn, We've since expanded to include the 1876 Browntown School House, the 1850's Wixon Hill Road Cabin the Charles Cooley Blacksmith shop, our Starr Barn and Agricultural Exhibition and attached Joiner's Shop. Here you get a taste of Early American life from the founding of America up until the end of the 19th century.

We will be Closed for the New Year's Holiday Friday, December 29th through January 1st.
12/28/2023

We will be Closed for the New Year's Holiday Friday, December 29th through January 1st.

Merry Christmas ๐ŸŽ„๐ŸŽ…
12/25/2023

Merry Christmas ๐ŸŽ„๐ŸŽ…

12/21/2023

Each year, just as Scrooge is about to turn over a new leaf, the Morgan Library & Museum turns over a new page in the Dickens' original edition.

We want to thank everyone who donated ๐Ÿงค๐Ÿงฆ hats, gloves, mittens, and socks during our Holiday Open House we had a wonderf...
12/20/2023

We want to thank everyone who donated ๐Ÿงค๐Ÿงฆ hats, gloves, mittens, and socks during our Holiday Open House we had a wonderful outpouring of support!

Items were donated to Casa Southern Tier they were so grateful and truly thankful. They assist those children in our area by providing a voice for those children. We are so glad that we could help spread some Holiday cheer this year. ๐Ÿ’›โ„๏ธ

Reminder we will be closed Friday, December 22nd through Tuesday, December 26th for the Christmas Holiday.
12/19/2023

Reminder we will be closed Friday, December 22nd through Tuesday, December 26th for the Christmas Holiday.

12/15/2023

๐Ÿ“๐ŸŽ„Holiday Open House Raffle Winners:

3 Vitrix Snowmen - Deb Townsend
Amazing Grace Charcuterie - Janet Hallahan
Palace Theater Gift Basket - Sue Gruber
Mystery Package of Downtown Corning Merchants - Jean Krebs
"Come from Away" Box Seats at the Clemens Center - Collette Roberts

๐ŸŽ‰๐ŸŽŠCONGRATULATIONS to our Winners!!

And again THANK YOU! to our Raffle Donors!

Tomorrow's the day! Holiday Raffle Drawing... stay tuned and we will post the winners tomorrow.
12/14/2023

Tomorrow's the day! Holiday Raffle Drawing... stay tuned and we will post the winners tomorrow.

12/14/2023
12/12/2023

Christmas is coming and Santa may need some help. if you are looking for a unique historical gift, something handmade for the new homeowner's first Christmas, then come check out our gift shop. We are open 10am to 2pm Monday-Friday.

๐ŸŽ„Thank you WETM 18 News for the post! We are getting closer to our annual Holiday Open House - ๐Ÿ“… this Saturday! ๐ŸŽ…๐Ÿคถ๐Ÿง‘โ€๐ŸŽ„
12/06/2023

๐ŸŽ„Thank you WETM 18 News for the post! We are getting closer to our annual Holiday Open House - ๐Ÿ“… this Saturday! ๐ŸŽ…๐Ÿคถ๐Ÿง‘โ€๐ŸŽ„

CORNING, N.Y. (WETM) โ€“ A Holiday Open House will bring various festive activities to Corning on Saturday. The Open House will take place on Saturday, Dec. 9, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Heritage โ€ฆ

We are looking forward to our Holiday Open House, sponsored by Community Bank, N.A.  this Saturday from 10am to 3pm!Sant...
12/05/2023

We are looking forward to our Holiday Open House, sponsored by Community Bank, N.A. this Saturday from 10am to 3pm!

Santa will be here, Attic Treasurers gift shopping, craft for the kids, and of course our Bake Sale, along with much more.

Deadline for the Letters to Santa is Monday the 4th! Our elves are busy preparing to forward to Santa at the North Pole!...
12/01/2023

Deadline for the Letters to Santa is Monday the 4th! Our elves are busy preparing to forward to Santa at the North Pole!

Check out our website for the form under the events section.

11/29/2023

**Update** We are back online. Thank you again for your patience.

We are having some internet problems which will effect our email, please be patient as we work to get things restored. Thank you!

Less than 2 weeks away!
11/29/2023

Less than 2 weeks away!

Thank you Explore Steuben for the feature! We are open for tours Tuesday-Thursday at Noon, call to book your Tour date a...
11/27/2023

Thank you Explore Steuben for the feature!

We are open for tours Tuesday-Thursday at Noon, call to book your Tour date at 607-937-5281 and

Happy Thanksgiving from the Corning Painted Post Historical Society/Heritage Village of the Southern Finger Lakes!
11/23/2023

Happy Thanksgiving from the Corning Painted Post Historical Society/Heritage Village of the Southern Finger Lakes!

Reminder we will be closing today at 2pm and reopen Monday, November 27th at 10am.Have a happy and safe Thanksgiving.
11/22/2023

Reminder we will be closing today at 2pm and reopen Monday, November 27th at 10am.

Have a happy and safe Thanksgiving.

11/20/2023

We will be closing at 2:00pm on Wednesday, November 22nd and reopen on Monday, November 27th for the Thanksgiving Holiday.

Have a Happy Thanksgiving!

The anticipated People Wall Book is here!Because of the Holiday this week, our hours for today and tomorrow for book pic...
11/20/2023

The anticipated People Wall Book is here!

Because of the Holiday this week, our hours for today and tomorrow for book pick up will be 10am to 6pm Monday and Tuesday and 10am to 2pm on Wednesday. We will be closed for the Thanksgiving Holiday starting 2pm Wednesday and be closed the rest of the week.

We will return to our regular hours on Monday, November 27th.

We just want to take a minute and say thank you to everyone that supported us during the   campaign. Your support means ...
11/20/2023

We just want to take a minute and say thank you to everyone that supported us during the campaign. Your support means everything to us!

11/17/2023

We are busy preparing for our upcoming Holiday Open House on Saturday, December 9th and we are excited to share that Miss Sue from Southeast Steuben County Library will be here from 2:00-2:30pm for Story time in the School House!

WOOOHOOO! We met our Board match for   but don't stop donating any amount helps us and our mission! And when you donate ...
11/17/2023

WOOOHOOO! We met our Board match for but don't stop donating any amount helps us and our mission! And when you donate can have an impact as we can be entered for prizes!

Iโ€™m ready to support Corning-Painted Post Historical Society & Heritage Village of the Southern Finger Lakes on November 16, 2023 during FLXGives. Learn more about Corning-Painted Post Historical Society & Heritage Village of the Southern Finger Lakes and all the other organizations participating ...

   Still time to donate! Our Board of Trustees has committed $400 in matching funds to our FLXGives! The first $25 of ev...
11/17/2023


Still time to donate!
Our Board of Trustees has committed $400 in matching funds to our FLXGives! The first $25 of every donation will be matched until these funds are exhausted.

You have until 6pm tonight.

flxgives.org

Santa is busy in his workshop, but he has sometime to help us out and write letters for a grandchild, niece, nephew, cou...
11/14/2023

Santa is busy in his workshop, but he has sometime to help us out and write letters for a grandchild, niece, nephew, cousin, or any child in your life. We also have letters for adults and pets too!

Our letters from Santa are personalized and will compliment them on an achievement or good deed. Letters will be sent directly and have an official North Pole postmark!These beautiful letters will arrive in a wax sealed envelope and include a parchment certificate.

Deadline is December 4th, so that Santa has time to get ready for the BIG DAY!

Visit the events page on our website for details and order form.

This Thursday and Friday, you will have the chance to give where your heart is! To support our campaign, go https://www....
11/13/2023

This Thursday and Friday, you will have the chance to give where your heart is! To support our campaign, go https://www.flxgives.org/organizations/heritage-village-of-the-southern-finger-lakes.

Iโ€™m ready to support Corning-Painted Post Historical Society & Heritage Village of the Southern Finger Lakes on November 16, 2023 during FLXGives. Learn more about Corning-Painted Post Historical Society & Heritage Village of the Southern Finger Lakes and all the other organizations participating ...

Stop by and see us as we Blast into the Past. Today until 3pm and tomorrow 11am to 3pm.
11/11/2023

Stop by and see us as we Blast into the Past. Today until 3pm and tomorrow 11am to 3pm.

1 week!
11/10/2023

1 week!

๐Ÿ“There is still time to get your ๐ŸŽŸtickets for our Cheers to History Event this ๐Ÿ“†Saturday! ๐Ÿ‘‰Act quickly though as they ar...
11/09/2023

๐Ÿ“There is still time to get your ๐ŸŽŸtickets for our Cheers to History Event this ๐Ÿ“†Saturday! ๐Ÿ‘‰Act quickly though as they are limited! ๐Ÿป๐Ÿป

Our Holiday Open House is just 1 month away! We are pleased to announce that Community Bank, N.A. Corning Branch is a Go...
11/09/2023

Our Holiday Open House is just 1 month away!

We are pleased to announce that Community Bank, N.A. Corning Branch is a Gold Sponsor!

Thank you to Todd and his Team, we appreciate your Sponsorship!

Join us December 9th from 10am to 3pm.

Don't forget to join us this weekend!!
11/08/2023

Don't forget to join us this weekend!!

11/08/2023

The Christmas Holiday is fast approaching. ๐Ÿ“†๐ŸŽ„

Our Letters from Santa ๐ŸŽ… is a wonderful way to recognize a special child, adult, or pet in your life. Our letters from Santa are personalized and sent directly to them with an official North Pole postmark!

๐Ÿ‘‰Order today as the deadline for letter orders is December 4th!

๐Ÿ“Check out our events page at heritagevillagesfl.org for information and order form.

๐Ÿ—ณ Heading out to the the Election Poles today - read how Colonial America hit the Poles and celebrated the candidates. ๐Ÿป...
11/07/2023

๐Ÿ—ณ Heading out to the the Election Poles today - read how Colonial America hit the Poles and celebrated the candidates. ๐Ÿป

This link is from the History Channel and History website

From rum to cakes to rowdy parades, election day in colonial America was a time for gathering and celebration.

Have you registered yet?!! ๐ŸŽŸ Tickets are limited, you do not want to miss out! ๐Ÿป๐Ÿป
11/04/2023

Have you registered yet?!! ๐ŸŽŸ Tickets are limited, you do not want to miss out! ๐Ÿป๐Ÿป

11/03/2023

Have you registered for our Cheers to History Event! ๐Ÿป

November 11th 7-9pm Cheers to History ๐Ÿป
This 21+ and over event will feature the 1st NY McCrackenโ€™s Company re-enactors telling stories of local history, playing tavern games, and leading us in song.

๐ŸŽŸTickets are $30 per person or $50 per couple which includes choice of soup and bread, and tastings of local beers, wine, and mead. ๐Ÿ‘‰ Seating is limited so call today, 607-937-5281

We are joining our partner National Archives Education with their monthly   This month is Family Portrait - The Younglov...
11/03/2023

We are joining our partner National Archives Education with their monthly

This month is Family Portrait - The Younglove Family.

Farm life at the Starr Barn (1820-1870) is a program that focuses on the life of a farmer throughout the four seasons, during the 1840โ€™s. Our exhibit/program is based on diary entries from the life of a local farmer, Timothy Meigs Younglove, who lived in the Pleasant Valley area near Hammondsport, NY.

Address

73 W Pulteney Street
Corning, NY
14830

Opening Hours

Monday 10am - 2pm
Tuesday 10am - 2pm
Wednesday 10am - 2pm
Thursday 10am - 2pm
Friday 10am - 2pm

Telephone

(607) 937-5281

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