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Home to thousands of photographs, maps, newspaper articles, letters, and postcards

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Explore Onondaga Historical Association

OHA offers something for everyone when it comes to our rich history – explore our exhibitions, book an educational programcheck out our blog, and watch our videos to learn about our community’s interesting past. OHA also offers visitors a chance to experience our history where it took place. A range of off-site and traveling exhibitions at businesses, cultural organizations, and community facilities, makes it easy to learn about the history of Syracuse and Onondaga County. Prefer a guide as you explore the past? OHA offers tours with trained staff to give you a chance to ask questions and dig deeper into our community’s fascinating history.


William KirkpatrickBrowse our collection of interviews, oral histories, WCNY History Minutes, and more.

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Collections & Archives

Explore OHA's Collections and ArchivesOHA has been collecting documents, photographs, and artwork since the organization’s inception in 1863 – our collection comprises of more than 1 million items.

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