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Town of Porter Historical Museum – Niagara USA (FREE)

The Town of Porter Historical Society Museum, located in the Youngstown Red Brick School built in 1892-1903, displays the early history of the town, incorporated in 1812, and the village of Youngstown. Guides costumed as people living here during the War of 1812 will conduct tours of the museum, school and nearby Youngstown Art of Peace Garden. The history of the Town of Porter is shaped by the lower Niagara … Read more »

Ransomville Historical Museum – Niagara USA (FREE)

The Historical Room features artifacts from the Ransomville Hamlet. Features a post office display, soldiers from the area from WWI to modern day as well as many other exhibits. Historical items of Ransomville are on display. Open every Saturday from 2 – 4 pm and by appointment. Located behind the Ransomville Free Library. Admission: Free Address: 3733 Ransomville Road, Ransomville, NY 14131 Phone: (716) 791-4073 or (716) 791-4494

Fort Erie Historical Museum (Admission by donation)

This museum is housed in the 1874 Bertie Township Hall. The Historical Museum features a program of permanent and changing exhibitions as well as a public archives with genealogy and local history information. On permanent display: “A Community of Communities,” telling the stories of the varied communities that make up Greater Fort Erie. Located in the historic building that formerly served as Bertie Township Hall, the Fort Erie Historical Museum … Read more »