The Journal is published quarterly and is free to members. It  contains informative and fun articles pertaining to the history of the area. 

Not yet a member? You can still read the Journal! Non-members may purchase Journals for $2 each from our bookstore. For those who want to know more about the area across the decades, the collection of our Journals from 1964 through 2006 can be purchased on two CDs for $20 (members) or $30 (non-members).

Click here...
Journal Subject Index ... to see what subjects have been written about from 1964 to April 2008.

​​The Vista is our quarterly newsletter reporting on what's happening with the Society and at its museums. Read about upcoming events, special exhibits and more.

Please consider becoming a member of the Schuyler County Historical Society and supporting our work.  Memberships start at just $20 per year for seniors and veterans. We offer several great benefits:


  • Free and unlimited on-site research in our research library
  • Four printed quarterly Journals, filled with fascinating articles on all aspects of Schuyler County history
  • The Vista newsletter, filled with Historical Society events and activities 
  • Invitations to engaging programs with speakers, films and more
  • Invitation to the Society's annual meeting

Click the membership application button to print and complete the Society's application.  Mail the form with your check to:

Schuyler County Historical Society

PO Box 651 

Montour Falls, NY  14865

To have an application mailed to you, call us at 
(607) 535-9741 or email us at

Our Publications

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American Legion Seneca Post #555 ~ BMS Manufacturing Co., Inc. ~ Canasta Design Works ~ Cool-Lea Camp ~ Cotton-Hanlon, Inc.

Daughters of the American Revolution Library ~ Elmira Savings Bank ~ Finger Lakes Distilling ~ Flower Divas of Montour Falls ~ Halpin Law Firm

Hazlitt 1852 Vineyards ~ Kurtz Enterprize ~ Lake Grove Park ~ Lakeside Veterinary Services, Inc. ~ Lakewood Vineyards ~ Nelson Development

Odessa American Legion Post 676 ~ Red Kettle Inn Bed and Breakfast ~ Sawmill Creek Vineyards ~ Seneca Lodge ~ Tobey’s Donut Shop

Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce ~ Watkins Glen Supply, Inc. ~ Watkins Sporting Goods ~ Watkins Glen-Montour Falls Zonta Club 

The Schuyler County Historical Society and its museums are supported in part by a TAP grant administered by the Watkins Glen Area Chamber of Commerce.

We Thank Our 2019 Business Supporters