Upcoming Events

Mar
26
Tue
7:00 pm March Monthly Meeting @ WCA
March Monthly Meeting @ WCA
Mar 26 @ 7:00 pm
Mike Potter will make a presentation of old Little Falls pictures – some of which have never been shown publicly.
Apr
23
Tue
7:00 pm April Monthly Meeting @ WCA
April Monthly Meeting @ WCA
Apr 23 @ 7:00 pm
Society member Byron Roth will make a presentation on the use of DNA evidence in doing genealogical research.
May
18
Sat
11:00 am Patriots Day 2019 @ Emmanuel Episcopal Church
Patriots Day 2019 @ Emmanuel Episcopal Church
May 18 @ 11:00 am
Patriots Day 2019 Saturday May 18 11:00 AM Emmanuel Episcopal Church 588 Albany St, Little Falls, NY 13365 Be sure to read the News from the Archives article with The Case for Patriots Day by[...]
May
28
Tue
7:00 pm Little Falls Historical Society ... @ Litte Falls Historical Society
Little Falls Historical Society ... @ Litte Falls Historical Society
May 28 @ 7:00 pm
Little Falls Historical Society Season Opening @ Litte Falls Historical Society  | Little Falls | New York | United States
Join us as we open for the season! We’re looking forward to a new season and new exhibits including our Prohibition Exhibit and expanded Sports Wing.

News and Updates

Patriots Day Little Falls Historical Society Museum Little Falls NY

Patriots Day 2019Saturday May 18 11:00 AM Emmanuel Episcopal Church Patriots Day is celebrated each year in most of New England to commemorate the April 15, 1775 Battles of Lexington and Concord which marked the beginning of the Revolutionary War. The first Patriots Day was declared in 1894. In 1938 the Commonwealth of Massachusetts established […]

Church Street Cemetery Vault | Little Falls Historical Society Museum

Church St. Cemetery [officially] opened in 1842. A 15-acre lot was purchased by the village from Mr. Ward. At the time, the cemetery was located outside the village with very few homes in close proximity. A wagon road entered the cemetery from Church St., and another rose diagonally from Monroe St. Originally, the southern arm […]

Little Falls Historical Society | Little Falls NY

Many stories abound in Little Falls from the Roaring 20’s era of Prohibition which lasted from 1919-1933. Some of our parents or grandparents may even have violated the Volstead Act. This law attempted to establish the legal apparatus to enforce the 18th Amendment which outlawed the manufacture, sale, and transportation of most alcoholic beverages. There […]

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The Little Falls Historical Society Museum 2018 Annual Report is available for download.