Become a Museum Member

Join us and support our work and become a museum member today!

Museum Members receive:

  • Free tour admission
  • Subscription to Whisperings Around the Inglenook Newsletter
  • Museum program invitations
  • 10% Museum Shop Discount

Entry Level Memberships

Our entry level memberships are the perfect place to start. Each level at the entry level will also receive 2 complimentary museum guest tour passes so you can share the museum with friends and/or family.

Basic Memberships

Enhanced Museum Memberships

Your Enhanced Membership extends to your entire household with 4 complimentary museum guest passes and exclusive previews of museum program from exhibition openings, to speciality tours.

Enhanced Memberships

Business Enhance Memberships

Each level named for the each business journey by Chester Wickwire, from his grocery store on Main Street Cortland that he opened in 1865 with the help of his father Raymond, to the development of the hardware store with his younger brother Theodore, and later the opening of the Wickwire Wire Mills Factory in partnership with Theodore that stood for nearly 100 years.

Business Enhanced Memberships

Opening Hours

Please note that the museum will be closed November 23 for Thanksgiving and Friday, November 24 as we prepare for the holiday season.

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 info@the1890house.org

37 Tompkins Street

Cortland, NY 13045

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