Cultural Institutions

Cultural Institutions

Oswego County

Brief Description of the county

Oswego County is in northwestern New York State, just north of Syracuse and northwest of Utica, on the eastern shore of Lake Ontario.  Oswego County is part of the Syracuse, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area.

The Annie P Ainsworth Memorial Library offers print and online resources to the community as well as well as historical information on the town of Sandy Creek. They also help support and promote local authors...

The Central Square Library maintains a collection and encourages the use of materials which meet the informational and recreational needs of the community, support educational, civic and cultural activities within the community, and stimulate...

The Cogswell Free Library is located in the historic Orwell Town Hall and provides literary, historical, and reference services to the community it serves.

The Pratt House Museum is a circa 1861 Italianate style mansion featuring permanent and seasonal exhibits. Displays depict the history of local industries and businesses, early transporation, education, recreation, and home life.

The mission of the Fulton County Historical Society is to acquire, preserve and promote the history of Fulton County, New York and to convey the significance to the public with tours, exhibits, programs, and research. The Fulton County Museum is...