Visitor Info


67 Washington Street, Jamestown, NY 14701


73 Forest Avenue, Jamestown, NY 14701

Museum and Research Center

(716) 664-6256


ATTENTION: As of 7/14/2020 The Fenton History Center Museum and Research Center is open to visitors.  Masks are required and social distancing and cleaning protocols will be in effect.

Research Center Appointments strongly encouraged.

Museum Hours:

Monday– Saturday

10 AM – 4 PM

Hall House Research Center Hours:

Monday, Thursday & Friday

10 AM-4 PM

Tuesday and Wednesday



The Fenton History Center is closed on the following days:

January 22 – February 1st 2020 (for our yearly cleaning and repairs)

Memorial Day

4th of July

Labor Day

Thanksgiving Day

Christmas Day

New Years Day


Paid admission includes access to the Fenton History Center museum and research center. Those visiting the Fenton History Center are encouraged to visit both locations. Exhibits in the museum are ever-changing and new additions to the research center library are added on a regular basis.

*Please call ahead before visiting the research center whenever possible and to schedule appointments for detailed studies.  

Many visitors park in one location to enjoy the brief walk between the museum and research center in the spring, summer, and fall. 

Adults (18-over) $10

Children 17 & under are free of charge!

 Individuals, families, students, and seniors who plan to visit the Fenton History Center on more than one occasion are encouraged to purchase a Fenton History Center membership. 

*Students and seniors receive discounted membership rates.

Follow the following link to learn how to become a member:

 Fenton History Center Membership