Monthly Archives: October 2018

FREE Gingerbread Workshops Now OPEN for Registrations

Thank you to Seneca Meadows and Five Star Bank for their support, the Seneca Museum is once again able to offer two FREE gingerbread work shops for children to decorate their houses.

The workshops will be held on Saturday November 24th and December 1st from 10:00am to 12:00pm.

Each workshop is FREE to all children 14 and under,

Every child will receive a Gingerbread House and all supplies to decorate.

There is a LIMITED number of places so Registration is necessary.

Registrations can now be made for the  workshops by contacting the museum on 315.568.1510
Houses and all decorations are supplied for the workshops.

Recipe and House Plans click here

Workshop 1 is Saturday November 24th

From10:00am to 12:00pm

Workshop 2 is Saturday December 1st

From10:00am to 12:00pm 

Concluded – Curiosities, Myths, Legends, Lore and Forgotten Tales – Melanie Zimmer

For our last program of the year, we are proud to present Melanie Zimmer, author of four books, will be speaking and telling spooky, mysterious, and oddball stories about the Erie Canal system and around the Fingerlakes of New York
Come laugh and learn about the region with her.

This program is another partnership program between the Seneca Museum and the Women’s Rights National Historical Park and will be held in the historic Wesleyan Chapel, beginning at 7:00pm.


Seneca Museum in partnership with Canalside Experiences are continuing their 90 minute Boat Tours of the Cayuga-Seneca Canal.

This fully narrated tour includes a ride into Locks 2/3, around the beautiful Vancleef Lake. Then past the Seneca Knitting Mill (the future home of the National Women’s Hall of Fame), under Bridge Street bridge (locally called Bailey’s Bridge and said to be the inspiration for the bridge in Frank Capra’s ‘Its A Wonderful Life movie). On pass the Ludovico sculpture Trail and much more. Download flyer here

Get a party together – Maximum number per Tour .. 10 people

Please reserve your spot on the boat at least 45mins before departure.


Monday – Sunday –  3:00pm

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