Salamanca Area Historical Society Mueseum

Salamanca Museum from Main Street

The museum is located in a beautifully restored 1882 bank building. The main floor features 2 bank vaults, local history displays, memorabilia, and books filled with photos and information for visitors to enjoy. The second floor features a Victorian Room, Military Display, School Room and Chapel. Browse at your own pace or enjoy a guided tour.

The renovations to the 3rd floor of the museum have been completed and many new displays are on view.

Admission is free.

Many unique items are on sale in the gift shop.

Group tours available at any time by prior arrangement. 

Handicapped accessible.

Open Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM


125 Main Street
Salamanca, NY 14779
United States

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This tour was just an incredible learning experience. it was the highlight of our 30th wedding anniversary trip. I would not change a thing.
Bob & Mary from Lee, Massachusetts

Fred gave a lot of history behind the area and the customs and traditions of the Amish.  He picked out shops that he thought we would like ...

Donna from Dunkirk, NY with visitors from India
Liked the variety of places that we visited. We all had a good time. The baked goods were excellent and reasonable.
Linda from Hamburg, NY
We liked having a tour guide with us to explain and give details. Visiting with Amish craftsman, getting to hear their processes and procedures.
Marcia from Medford, Oregon
Pat customized the tour to the places we were interested in seeing. We visited Amish shops for candy, quilts, baskets, toys, and a few more.
Lisa from Batavia, NY

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