Museum Open June 1 - Labor Day 2019. (May, September & October By Appointment)

Complete Schedule of Events for 2019

Museum Opens for Daily Tours beginning Sat. June 1

A Day in the Life Tour—June 1
Costumed re-enactors and artisans in several buildings including blacksmiths and printer from 12-4pm.
Everyone touring on June 1 can enjoy a complimentary slice of strawberry pie at the conclusion of their living history tour.
Opening of our newest exhibit entitled, “Rogers Groups,” featuring a dozen 19th century sculptures by artist John Rogers at 4pm.
Bill Lattin will speak about this exhibit of sculptures at 5pm.

Albion Strawberry Festival—June 6 & 7
We will be participating in this great community festival! Stop by the Hot Dog stand on East Bank Street and enjoy a hot dog and Coke to benefit the Cobblestone Museum.

Summer Solstice Soirée III –Music in the Garden—Wed. June 19 (4:00pm-8:30pm)
Enjoy an evening of music, art and much more for our third annual Summer Solstice Soirée. A small donation secures your evening of food, wine & entertainment set amidst a garden splendor in Orleans County.

Cobblestone Patriotic Service—Sun. July 7 (11am-1pm)
Come out and celebrate our nation’s independence with patriotic songs and readings, followed by a hot dog picnic lunch on the side lawn. A free-will donation will be received.

Summer Garden Bus Tour—July 20 (9am-4pm)
Sue Starkweather-Miller is our host for this annual bus trip around the county to look at several spectacular horticultural displays. Save-the-date, you won’t want to miss this fun trip.

Antique Shopping Bus Trip—Sat. Aug. 10 (9am-4pm)
Come and explore some really great antique shops around WNY and leave the driving to a seasoned professional.

Cobblestone Kids Day – Time Travel to the 1800s-Tues. Aug. 13. (10am-noon) Ages 8-12
Hear the history of cobblestone masonry. Meet a Victorian Lady from the 1800s to learn about the 1834 Cobblestone Universalist Church. “Make & Take” a Civil War Church Doll for yourself or to give as a gift! View the Rogers Groups Sculptures exhibit and test your observation skills with our child-friendly quiz.
Pre-registration required: CobblestoneMuseum.org or 585-589-9013. Cost: $5 per child, accompanied by an adult.

Museum Tours available by appointment only after Labor Day.

Orleans County Heritage Festival—Sept. 6-15
A celebration of the storied history of Orleans County celebrated by many different partners throughout the county. Watch our website for details as they develop.

Cobblestone Kids Day-Cobble the Mouse Fun!-Sat. Sept. 7 (1pm-3pm) Ages 6-10
Illustrator Patty Blackburn will read “Cobble the Museum Mouse.” Each child will receive a copy of Cobble’s Coloring & Story Book. Make & Take a Cobble the Mouse Holiday Ornament for yourself or to give as a gift! Be sure to take a photo at the Cobble the Mouse Selfie Station.
Tours of the Museum will be available at 3:00, KIDS FREE. Cobble the Mouse Scavenger Hunt forms included with a full campus tour.
Pre-registration required: CobblestoneMuseum.org or 585-589-9013. Cost: $5 per child, accompanied by an adult.

Old Timers Fair—Sat. Sept. 14. (11am-5pm)
Our museum will come alive with artisans and re-enactors as we recreate the feel of Orleans County life in the 19th century. A chicken BBQ is available for dining al-fresco or take-out.

Cobblestone Tour of Homes—Sat. Sept. 28. (11am-4pm)
Our annual Cobblestone Tour will branch out to several fine examples located in western Orleans County and Niagara County. Self-drive and bus tour options are available.

Cobblestone Ghost Walk—Sat. Oct. 19 (Noon-5pm)
Visit the historic buildings on our campus where you will “meet” some spirited apparitions from Orleans County’s past. Luncheon featuring healthy food options from Sourced Market Eatery in Medina will be available.

Fall Foliage Bus Trip—Sat. Oct. 12 (9am-4pm)
A narrated tour of area cobblestone homes will accompany the short drive to “Finger Lakes Country” where we will check out the fantastic fall foliage while riding to the top of Bristol Mountain via ski lift. Enjoy lunch at the top of the mountain.

Holiday Shoppe—Nov. 1, 2 & 3 and Dec. 7 (11am-4pm)
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas as we once again turn our gift shop into a Christmas Wonderland of decorations and gifts at incredibly low prices.

East Aurora Experience Bus Tour – Sat. Nov. 2 (9am-5pm)
Join us on Saturday, November 2nd for the “East Aurora Experience,” as we travel by comfortable motor coach to visit historic East Aurora, NY. Along the way, our tour leader, Toni Plummer, will have raffles and treats, including a gift card for Vidler’s 5 & 10, which is one of our stop on our “East Aurora Experience.” Upon arrival we will take a guided tour of the Roycroft Campus, a National Historic Landmark District, made famous for its world-renowned 19th century craftsmanship. The Roycroft Museum is included in your guided tour. Then, dine at the Roycroft Inn with a sumptuous lunch which includes your personal selection from a choice of three delicious entrées and dessert. Following lunch. there will still be plenty of time for downtown shopping at Vidler’s and much more. Seating is limited so get your reservation in early. The cost for Cobblestone Museum members is $60 and $65 for all others. Online reservations are available at CobblestoneMuseum.org or for more information call (585) 589-9013.

Cobblestone Society Annual Meeting—Sat. Nov. 9 (Noon-2pm)
The annual business meeting of the Cobblestone Society will be preceded by a luncheon. Location TBD.

Christmas Tour of Homes—Sat. Dec. 7 (2pm-7pm)

View some wonderful Christmas displays and open houses on our third annual Christmas Tour of Homes which will feature a self-drive or bus tour option. Mark your calendar today, you won’t want to miss this!

Thank you for attending our events!

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