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Finger Lakes

Museum of Wayne County History

21 Butternut St, Lyons, NY 14489

Phone: (315) 946-4943

An official Path Through History Site! Constructed in 1856, the former Wayne County Jail and Sheriff's residence now houses a museum which interprets the history of Wayne County. Featured exhibits include Clyde glass, Lyons pottery, and county military history. The cell block and Sheriff's office with confiscated weapons are part of the permanent exhibits. A carriage house barn houses many wagons, sleighs, and other equipment used locally over the past 150 years.