Plattsburgh, New York
3 Cumberland Ave
Plattsburgh, NY 12901


$4.00 for adults, $3.00 for seniors, $2.00 for students. Members free. Organized student groups free with appointment.


Dr. John Krueger, Executive Director
phone: 518-561-0430
Artifact Collections

Artifacts includes Indian arrowheads, documentary history of our County, over 20,000 glass plate negatives, portraits, domestic items, ephemera, glassware, pottery and textiles.

Educational Programs

CCHA provides public lectures approximately 6 times per year on the first Monday of the month. These are generally free and open to the public in our local County Government building.


Chartered by the State of New York in 1946 and governed by a 15 member Board of Trustees.

Access: General Public
Appointment required: Yes

We publish a quarterly member newsletter, the North County Notes and for the last 25 years, a yearly historical magazine, The Antiquarian. There may be no Antiquarian in 2004 due to budget constraints.

Wheelchair Accessible
Museum Events
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Western Museums Association’s (WMA) 2023 Annual Meeting

October 5 - 8, 2023

Pasedena, California

New England Museum Association 2023 Conference

November 8 - 10, 2023

Portland, Maine

Small Museum Association 2023 Conference

February 19 - 21, 2024

Richmond, Virginia

2024 California Association of Museums Conference Announced

March 10 - 14, 2024

Location TBD



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Museum Vendors

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Museum Associations

09/28 Southeastern Museums Conference

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09/28 New England Museum Association

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09/27 Florida Association of Museums

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