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Holland Land Office Museum

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Lots to see in a short visit

I wish we had more time to spend here as there is a lot to absorb. The curator was there and happy... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
gjvision
History at it's best

Over two hundred years of history at this location, it's a must see if you are into our countrys... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2018
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7 Aug 2018
“Lots to see in a short visit”
20 Jul 2018
“History at it's best”
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The Holland Land Office Museum is truly Genesee County's Museum. We are located in the county seat of Batavia, New York and have been serving the community since we originally opened in 1894.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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131 W Main St, Batavia, NY 14020-2021
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+1 585-343-4727
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

I wish we had more time to spend here as there is a lot to absorb. The curator was there and happy to give more background on the building and exhibits. There were people and places named that were all over Western NY so don't...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 20 July 2018

Over two hundred years of history at this location, it's a must see if you are into our countrys history or need to educate yourself.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Headed to Buffalo and like to make mini rest stops on the way. Saw this on trip advisor so thought we would stop. Bigger on inside than it looks on outside. Ryan greeted us at the door, explained briefly the history of the building and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 8 October 2017

holland land company had great influence on wny history . museum also has things of more local interest.

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

pictures of past Batavia...very informational,,,,,staff helpful....open frequently....interesting past events

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed 13 October 2016

I loved the military room with an exceptional display on General Upton of the Civil War. Also the American Indian's artifacts and pictures are great. I really enjoyed the visit and will go again.

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 11 October 2016

We enjoyed Holland Land Office Museum. There is a ton of history in the area, and they present it very well with their displays and artifacts.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Donald M
Reviewed 8 September 2016

There's free parking and free admittance--always a plus. It's not very big, but if you get a guided tour (we had one in the Civil War room) you could learn a lot. The curator is very amiable and is full of knowledge--she REALLY loves what...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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HLOMuseumWNY, Manager at Holland Land Office Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2016

We appreciate you taking the time to visit us and post a review of the Holland Land Office Museum for other travelers. I'm so glad you enjoyed your visit and I thank you for your kind words (I do love what I do!!) and we...More

Reviewed 3 September 2016

Def. stop by when you are in town. Nice little museum with lots of history. Sits right next to the Tondawanda Creek and a nice walk to the little falls.More

Date of experience: August 2016
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HLOMuseumWNY, Manager at Holland Land Office Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2016

We greatly appreciate you taking the time to visit us and post a review of the Holland Land Office Museum for other travelers. We're so glad you enjoyed your visit and we hope that you will stop by again if you are in the area....More

Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

We had a guided tour and wow! We had the new, young director take us around and he spoke adoringly about the history of the land office and the artifacts and history associated with it! You talk about interesting! This was one of the best...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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HLOMuseumWNY, Manager at Holland Land Office Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2016

We greatly appreciate you taking the time to visit us and post a review of the Holland Land Office Museum for other travelers. We're so glad you enjoyed your visit and we hope that you will stop by again if you are in the area....More

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