Welcome to the official blog site of the Chautauqua County Historical Society and the historic McClurg Museum in Westfield, NY. Our mission is to foster an interest in and knowledge of the history of Chautauqua County through the collection, preservation and interpretation of objects and archives of local significance.
The Chautauqua County Historical Society was established in 1883 and is the oldest historical society in Chautauqua County. Since 1951, the organization has been based out of the historic McClurg Mansion (built in 1818) in Westfield, N.Y.
Annual Membership rates start at just $20. All members are given free access to the museum year-round and a subscription to the quarterly “Time Lines” newsletter.
Museum Hours: Tues-Sat 10 – 4 / Admission $5 – Children free Mail: CCHS / Post Office Box 7 / Westfield, NY 14787
Phone: (716) 326-2977 Email: mcclurg @ fairpoint.net