March 31, 2020 - Due to public health concerns, the Camillus Historical Society has cancelled all upcoming events and will be closed until further notice.
The Camillus Historical Society is dedicated to collecting, preserving, and interpreting the history of Camillus and its surrounding area. Founded in 1994 by Ralph Sims and William Scriver the society has grown to over 200 members. Thanks to its generous volunteers the Camillus Historical Society continues to create a large database of information including family histories and photo archives.
315-488-1234 (Town Clerk's Office - ask to be connected to the Historical Society)
firstname.lastname@example.org (Please include your phone number in the email)
The Camillus Historical Society is located at 4600 West Genesee Street, in the lower level of the Municipal Building (Male Avenue entrance) and is open to the public from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. every Tuesday or by appointment.
The Camillus Historical Society meets the 3rd Monday of every month at 2:00 p.m. in the lower level of the Municipal Building (Male Avenue entrance) in the Cafeteria next to the Court Room. Each month a guest speaker from the community is invited to speak.
April 23, 2018: Barbara S. Rivette from the Manlius Historical Society speaking on Women's Rights
May 21, 2018: Dan Willis from the Camillus Canal Society speaking on the history of the Amboy Airport
June 18, 2018: Al Kallfelz speaking on the history of the Finger Lakes Railroad
July 16, 2018: Rich Miller from the Onondaga Historical Society speaking on the Split Rock Explosion
Membership to Camillus Historical Society is on an annual basis. Please print and fill out a Membership Form and return it to:
Camillus Historical Society
4600 West Genesee Street
Syracuse, NY 13219
MAPSCamillus Village Map 1874
All Maps Courtesy Bill Hecht.
Camillus Town Map 1874
Belle Isle Map 1874
Amboy Map 1874
Warners Map 1874