The History Center is open Wednesday - Friday 12-4pm; Saturday 10am-4pm with health and safety protocols in effect.

Greater Oneonta History Society

Up from the Ashes Zoom Program

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On Wednesday, March 24, GOHS held a zoom event to coincide with the exhibition, Up from the Ashes: Oneonta Shaped by Fire". Carlene, Bob, Laura, and historian Jim Loudon presented on Oneonta's history of fires, and present and past firefighters Frank Russo, Jim Maloney, and Mike Mancini shared some of their stories and insight into the OFD. Mike …

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Downtown DRI Walking Tour

Oneonta History Center 183 Main St., Oneonta, NY

With Bob Brzozowski and Mayor Gary Herzig, a downtown tour focused on the results and plans of the Downtown Revitalization Initiative. All Walking Tours are by donation and begin at the History Center at 183 Main Street at 7pm, unless otherwise noted. Reservations are not required. Additional Tours may also be added to the lineup!

Main Street in the late 1960s Walking Tour

Oneonta History Center 183 Main St., Oneonta, NY

A nostalgic tour of Main Street in the 1960s, led by Oneonta natives Liz Morley and Art Torrey. All Walking Tours are by donation and begin at the History Center at 183 Main Street at 7pm, unless otherwise noted. Reservations are not required. Additional Tours may also be added to the lineup!

“Electric Lake” Walking Tour

Oneonta History Center 183 Main St., Oneonta, NY

Join us on Sunday, July 18 as Jim Loudon, author of "Electric Lake," leads a tour of the site of the former lake. Keep in mind, this tour may be strenuous and require walking through mud or even water. Wear hiking boots, bring insect repellent, and be wary of ticks! Be advised, this tour meets …

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Oneonta Past and Future Downtown Walking Tour

Oneonta History Center 183 Main St., Oneonta, NY

With Bob Brzozowoski and City Code Enforcement Officer Stephen Yerly. All Walking Tours are by donation and begin at the History Center at 183 Main Street at 7pm, unless otherwise noted. Reservations are not required. Additional Tours may also be added to the lineup!

Sixth Ward Walking Tour

Oneonta History Center 183 Main St., Oneonta, NY

Join historian and Oneontan John Nader on Saturday, August 14, as he leads a tour of Oneonta's Sixth Ward neighborhood (or the lower deck), exploring the lives of diverse working people in the early-twentieth century and the places and institutions they created. This Walking Tour is by donation and will meet off River Street at …

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GOHS Annual Dinner

Toscana Northern Italian Grill 76 Chestnut St, Oneonta, NY

GOHS's Annual Dinner will return this fall with a fundraising celebration at Toscana on Chestnut Street. The dinner will be held on Thursday, October 14, from 5:30pm to 8pm. Tickets will be available for $50 for GOHS members and $55 for non-GOHS members, and will include passed appetizers, salad, choice of an entrée, and dessert. …

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