Welcome to Jamestown, New York's Fenton History Center

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2015 Holiday Exhibit

Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree opens November 27! Click on Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree poster to get all the details!  

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Saints and Sinners Cemetery Tours

Saturday, October 3 Horse-drawn carriage tours (step off at 3, 4 and 5 PM) in Lake View Cemetery. Cost is $18 all seats, reservations are required – please call 716-664-6256 to reserve your tickets and time.  Call early – the late tours fill up fast! Walking tours  step off every half hour beginning at 5:30 PM

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Mausoleum and More Tours

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND!   Sunday October 11 at 8 PM Learn about the “residents” during a behind-the-scenes tour, featuring light refreshments. Tickets:  $20 per person. FENTON MEMBERS $15

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Online Catalog unavailable

The Fenton’s online catalog is unavailable due to needed software and hardware upgrades.  Please call the Research Center at 716-664-6256 for your genealogy and/or local history needs.

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