Closed for Painting

The Cheney House is currently closed for painting. Research is by appointment only.

Digitizing the Village of Manlius

Manlius Historical Society has been awarded an RBDB grant through the Central NY Library Resources Council and is now scanning, describing, and uploading photographs, postcards and documents from its popular Village of Manlius collection. These digitized materials will be available to all on, where you can already find our yearbooks digitized in collaboration with the Manlius Library.

Upcoming events:

Festival of Swans

Join us for an auction on Saturday, September 23, 2017 in line with the Greater Manlius Chamber of Commerce’s Festival of Swans event.  The auction will begin at 4 pm and there will be a tag sale preceding the auction.

43rd Annual Fine Arts & Crafts Show

The Manlius Historical Society will be hosting its 43rd Annual Fine Arts & Crafts Show at Eagle Hill Middle School in Manlius.  The event will be a two-day sale again: November 4 and 5.