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The SLCHA is a not-for-profit membership organization and museum which serves as an educational resource for the use and benefit of the citizens of St Lawrence County and others interested in the County's history and traditions. The Association collects and preserves archival material and artifacts pertinent to the County's history. In cooperation and collaboration with other local organizations, the Association promotes an understanding of and appreciation for the County's rich history through publications, exhibits, and programs. The SLCHA operates within museum standards established by the American Alliance of Museums.
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The Museum is located in the Silas Wright House at 3 East Main Street (US Route 11) in Canton, New York.
Silas Wright House & Museum: Tues - Sat 10am - 4pm
Research Library & Archives: Tues - Fri 12-3:30pm or by appointment
Admission Fees
Museum and Silas Wright House: Free to all
Archives: Free for SLCHA members; $2.50 students, $5.00 general public
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St Lawrence County Historians
See our list of local historians
St Lawrence County Officials
See the roster of town officials and information about county government from the St Lawrence County website
About the SLCHA
History of the SLCHA
Collections Mission and Policy
Directors and Officers
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E-Mail Us
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St Lawrence County Historical Association
3 East Main Street
Post Office Box 8
Canton, New York 13617-0008
Telephone Us
315 / 386-8133
Member Of
SLCHA is a member of the St Lawrence International Partnership, a group of museums along the St Lawrence River in the US and Canada. Visit their website to request a SLIP passcard, which offers discounts at the museums.
SLCHA is a member of the American Alliance of Museums

Silas Wright House