History, heritage, arts and culture are on display year-round at the many local attractions found in the communities of Seneca County- and in the heart of the Finger Lakes. Discover the birthplace of Women’s Rights in Seneca Falls, the origins of Memorial Day in Waterloo, or learn about the inspiration behind one of America’s most beloved motion pictures, It’s a More »
Seneca Falls, NY – It’s all about youth during National Park Week at Women’s Rights National Historical Park from April 19th through 27th. On display will be the “Dream Rocket” textile art exhibit, created by young people to express their ideas and thoughts about women’s rights and the women’s rights movement. The title and theme for this exhibit, Immediate Admission More »
Seneca Falls, NY— What do state funerals, AIDS activism, 300-year-old remains of former slaves, and the repeal of the Defense of Marriage Act have do with each other? On Thursday, April 24, Dr. Michelle Martin-Baron, Assistant Professor of Women’s Studies at Hobart and William Smith Colleges, will present a lecture, “Why Feminists Should Care About Funerals: the Politics of Public More »
Women’s Rights National Historical Park concludes its annual Winter Film Festival by showing the documentary film Martin Luther King: I Have a Dream Friday, April 25, and Saturday, April 26, 2014. This week’s film finale features the poetic eloquence and heartfelt passion of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on August 28, 1963. The film includes the “I Have a Dream” More »
Welcome to Finger Lakes Central. Seneca County is located in the heart of New York State’s Finger Lakes Region. It is home to the region’s two largest lakes, Seneca and Cayuga as well as the region’s largest concentration of wineries. In fact, the “Sonoma of the East” contains the most wineries in all of New York State. See for yourself everything that is offered in the center of the Finger Lakes.