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Celebrating the Signing of the Constitution

We will be celebrating the signing of the Constitution on September 17, 1787 beginning August through September at the museum. One of the main attractions will be a display of flags from the beginning of our country to the present. It will be going the next few months-August, September, October, and November.   Continue Reading

Where was the Purple Giraffe?

Where was the Purple Giraffe?

Good question and one we have not been able to solve yet. While waiting for a table at the Old Bank Inn a person was wandering the streets of LeRoy. Seeing his puzzled look, museum board member Peg Golden stopped to help. He was looking for the location of what was once The Purple Giraffe.… Continue Reading

Volunteers Welcomed

Volunteers Welcomed

The Empire Township Historical Museum welcomes volunteers of all ages. Admission to the museum is free and volunteers are an important aspect of keeping it that way. There are a variety of tasks which cover a wide range of interests and skills. Here are a few of the tasks that our volunteers perform: History Detective… Continue Reading

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