Visit Oswego County


The Iroquois, French and British armies, several wars, the Erie and Oswego Canals, the Underground Railroad, and local civic leaders have all left their marks on the history of Oswego County. Rediscover this fascinating heritage today in area museums, historic sites, local libraries and through distinguished architecture.
Re-enactors at Fort Ontario; Safe Haven school children; Pulaski Historical Society


View our Oswego County History video.

History of Oswego County
Cemetery and Cemetery Tours
Museums & Historic Sites
Guided Historical Tours
Underground Railroad
War of 1812
Historians & Historical Societies
Virtual Photo Tours
Peace Garden Itinerary for Wayne & Oswego Counties

External Links

National Register of Historic Places: Oswego County
Excerpt from the book: “History of New York State”
List of New York State Historic Markers in Oswego County