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If you have questions about donations of historical papers and artifacts or conducting research, contact

If you have questions about visiting the museum or volunteering with us contact

If you have questions financial donations or renting an event space in the Tompkins Center for History & Culture, contact Ben Sandberg.

Not sure who to ask or where to go? You can visit us in person or contact


Have a specific research question? Ask our archivist to see what we have in our collections.

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MAIN PHONE: (607) 273-8284

Ben Sandberg | Executive Director | Phone ext. 222

Donna Eschenbrenner | Director of Archives & Research Services  | Phone ext. 224

Cindy Kjellander-Cantu | Curator and Design & Support Specialist  | Phone ext. 223

Eve Snyder | HistoryForge Project Coordinator

Zoë Van Nostrand | Marketing & Community Engagement | Phone ext. 229


The History Center in Tompkins County

110 North Tioga Street, Suite 204A

Ithaca, NY 14850

Gayogo̱hó꞉nǫˀ Territory

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Physical Address

Located inside the Tompkins Center for History & Culture

110 North Tioga Street

(On the Ithaca Commons) 

Ithaca NY, 14850 USA

Gayogo̱hó꞉nǫˀ Territory


Exhibit Hall Wednesday-Saturday 10am-5pm - CLOSED Sun-Tues

Cornell Local History Research Library & Archives - By appointment only. Please contact


Email: Refer to Contact page for individual emails, General inquiries to

Phone: 607-273-8284


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