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Public programs and meetings as listed on the calendar will be held at the Tompkins Center for History & Culture, 110 North Tioga Street, Ithaca, New York on the Ithaca Commons, unless otherwise noted.

Exhibit Hall Open Hours: Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday 11-5pm - Thursday 11-7pm - Sunday 12-4pm

The Cornell Local History Research Library is open Tuesday through Saturday 11-5pm. Find more visitor information here.

You can learn about upcoming History Center events on our Facebook events page.

For information about public events in the Tompkins Center for History & Culture.

For information about the current exhibit in the CAP Artspace

UPCOMING EVENTS

February 2020

Ithaca Loves Teachers Week - February 14th-23rd


The History Center in Tompkins County is thrilled to welcome educators from across the country to Ithaca for this week of entertainment, activities, family fun and discounts throughout the Tompkins County community. Registration and location links for each event can be found in their calendar listing below. The Exhibit Hall will have extended open hours the weekends of the 14th-16th and 21st-23rd to accommodate the ILT registration hours at the Visit Ithaca-Downtown Visitors Center desk which is also located on the first floor of the Tompkins Center for History & Culture. 

Stop by The History Center in Tompkins County any time during our open hours to pick up your free book on local history! Enter to win a box of local history books for your school!

 

2/16 From Seeds to Wisdom - "Haudenosaunee Winter" Family Program - 11:30 - 1:30pm
2/17 Henry Hinckleys Chocolate Affair - Wine & Chocolate Pairing @ Ports of New York Winery - 4:30-7pm ($10 tickets must be purchased in advance)
2/18 Ithaca Heritage Guided Tours of the History Center Museum and Exhibit Hall- 1-2pm
2/19 Ithaca Kitty Loves Teachers Sew Your Own - 9:30am-12:30pm - ($20 materials fee, must pre-register)

2/20 The Voting Vanugards Poster Project - Rejoice the Vote - 5-6:30pm - Exhibit opening for students from LACS                                                                                                                   

2/21 Ithaca Heritage Guided Tour of the History Center Museum and Exhibit Hall - 11:30-12:30pm                                                                                                                                         

2/22 Ithaca Heritage Guided Tour of the History Center Museum and Exhibit Hall - 11:30-12:30pm                                                                                                                                                 

2/22 Cider Tasting Event at The History Center of Tompkins County

Please register for events at their individual links below. 

Events Calendar

Henry Hinckley's Chocolate Affair
February 17th, 2020
Wine and chocolate pairing fundraiser.

Ithaca Loves Teachers - Ithaca Heritage Guided Tour
February 18th, 2020
Ithaca Loves Teachers Event

Ithaca Kitty Loves Teachers - Sew Your Own
February 19th, 2020
Ithaca Loves Teachers Event

The Voting Vanguards Poster Project - Rejoice the Vote! - Exhibit Opening
February 20th, 2020
Sisters of Change - Rejoice the Vote Exhibit Opening

Ithaca Loves Teachers - Ithaca Heritage Guided Tour
February 21st, 2020
Ithaca Loves Teachers Event

Ithaca Loves Teachers - Ithaca Heritage Guided Tour
February 22nd, 2020
Ithaca Loves Teachers Event

Artisan Food and Craft Beverage Tasting - Ithaca Loves Teachers
February 22nd, 2020
Ithaca Loves Teachers Week Event

Robert H. Treman's Park Legacy
March 5th, 2020
The Friends of Robert H. Treman State Park are pleased to present this (more...)

First Friday Gallery Night
March 6th, 2020
Extended hours until 8pm

It's Time to Tune Up Tommy
March 10th, 2020
Public engine maintenance on our 102 year old Tommy Plane

History Forge Transcription Bee- Volunteer Opportunity
March 14th, 2020
Come volunteer with HistoryForge at The History Center!

History Forge Transcription Bee- Volunteer Opportunity
March 28th, 2020
Come volunteer with HistoryForge at The History Center!

The Archaeology of the Buried Hamlet in Robert H. Treman State Park
April 2nd, 2020
Over the last twenty years, archaeology in the park has revealed the remnants of (more...)

First Friday Gallery Night
April 3rd, 2020
Extended hours until 8pm

History Forge Transcription Bee - Volunteer Opportunity
April 11th, 2020
Volunteer with HistoryForge!

History Forge Transcription Bee - Volunteer Opportunity
April 25th, 2020
Volunteer with HistoryForge!

First Friday Gallery Night
May 1st, 2020
Extended hours until 8pm

First Friday Gallery Night
June 5th, 2020
Extended hours until 8pm

First Friday Gallery Night
July 3rd, 2020
Extended hours until 8pm

First Friday Gallery Night
August 7th, 2020
Extended hours until 8pm

First Friday Gallery Night
September 4th, 2020
Extended hours until 8pm

First Friday Gallery Night
October 2nd, 2020
Extended hours until 8pm

First Friday Gallery Night
November 6th, 2020
Extended hours until 8pm

First Friday Gallery Night
December 4th, 2020
Extended hours until 8pm

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