Onondaga Historical Association Museum & Research Center321 Montgomery St.
Syracuse NY 13202
Category: Museums & Related Organizations
Description: General history museum and research center for Syracuse and Onondaga County, NY. Exhibit topics include Native Americans, Underground Railroad, Franklin automobile, sports, and Syracuse China. Museum also has temporary exhibit galleries. Public research center offers diverse genealogical and subject information and photographs. Gift shop features books, clothing, jewelry, music, games, puzzles, and other merchandise.
Our Story: The Onondaga Historical Association Museum & Research Center was incorporated in 1863 as the general history museum of Syracuse & Onondaga County , NY. The museum & research center are housed in the former Bell Telephone Co. building in downtown Syracuse, NY. Exhibit galleries cover a wide array of local history topics. OHA also offers a commemorative veterans exhibit (American Revolution to wars in Iraq & Afghanistan) at the Onondaga County War Memorial.