Parking is extremely limited in the driveway. Guests are encouraged to park on Tompkins Street.


Those using a wheelchair and/or need assistance may enter through our handicap entrance at the rear of the house. Please call the museum ahead so we may assist you.

The 1890 House Museum welcomes people with special needs. Please contact us in advance so that the museum may best accommodate you.

Any assistance staff accompanying a visitor or group tour are welcome at no additional charge.

For more information please contact museum staff at 607 756 7551 or

Opening Hours

WINTER HOURS (October-April)

Thursdays to Saturdays Noon - 4pm

SUMMER HOURS (May - September)

Thursdays to Saturdays 11am - 5pm

Sundays 11am -3pm

Contact us

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 at 607 756 7551 or email us directly at

37 Tompkins Street

Cortland, NY 13045

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