Tues - Fri., 10 AM - 4 PM

Come Visit Us

ADMISSION TO THE MUSEUM: $5 for adults, $3 for students

WCHS Members:  Free



Walk through the former Wayne County Jail and Sheriff's Residence.

Guided tours with an educator last approximately two hours and include all three floors

of the Museum & The Carriage House (weather permitting).

For groups larger than 6, please call to schedule a tour.

ACCESSIBILITY NOTE: Due to the historic nature of the buildings, handicap accessibility is limited. The first and second floors of the Museum are accessible, but at this time our basement exhibition space is not. Additionally, the first floor of our seasonal Carriage House is accessible, but the second floor is not.

To schedule a guided tour in advance, email info@waynehistory.org 

or call us at (315) 946-4943

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Paranormal Investigations

By appointment only.

Bring your paranormal team and equipment to the museum at night for a

private investigation.

Current rate is $300/night for full sheriff residence, both cellblocks, and carriage house (weather permitting).

Hours are flexible.

Email rheahayes@waynehistory.org for more information

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School Tours/Field Trips

Schedule a tour for your class at the Museum of Wayne County History! 

Let your students learn and explore the history of their county.

Tour is $3 per student; teachers/chaperones are free.

Give us a call to inquire and schedule in advance.