2017 Events

Young Historians Program

Roll up your sleeves and dive into the late 19th century with family friendly hands-on workshops at the 1890 House Museum.









Gaming Over Time

May 7th, 2-4 PM

What did people do before radio & television? Join in their fun with traditional Victorian games! Children will see rooms in the museum that were used for amusement, and go on a scavenger hunt to find objects that people would have used for family amusement.

$5 Per Child                       Tickets

All ages welcome though geared to 1st grade and up.





Spirits in the Castle – Spring 2017

April 28th & 29th           7 & 9 PM Tours

Join experienced psychic Anne Knight and a team of paranormal investigators as they take you on a journey through this Victorian mansion located in historic downtown Cortland, New York.

Event is restricted to those aged 14 & older. All those under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

Advanced Tickets: $20 until April 21st. Regular Tickets: $25 April 22nd-27th. Tickets

Places are limited and fill up quickly. For more information please call (607) 756-7551 or email the1890house@gmail.com.

Gala Garden Party

Saturday, May 20th @ 7-10pm

You’re invited to our Garden Gala Party!

Celebrate Spring and the 1890 House Museum Saturday, May 20th from 7-10pm.

Live music from the JazzHappensBand

Libations by the Cortland Beer Company, LLC

Delightful hors d’oeuvres.

Our Carriage House will be open!

Get a little competitive with our garden games, dance the night away, eat, drink and be merry with friends, and of course tour our beautiful house!

Tickets are available now!


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Thursday to Saturday - 12PM - 4PM
Last Admission - 3:30PM
Major Holiday's - Closed
Telephone - (607) 756 7551
E-Mail - The1890House@gmail.com

Admission Prices

Adults: $8

Student/Senior/Military: $5

Children 10 & Under: Free


Feel free to contact us with Questions or Concerns by visiting our contact page located Here. Give us a call during our hours of operation or email us directly.

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