Historical Societies in Rensselaer County, New York

There are 4 Historical Societies in Rensselaer County, New York, serving a population of 159,800 people in an area of 653 square miles. There is 1 Historical Society per 39,950 people, and 1 Historical Society per 163 square miles.

In New York, Rensselaer County is ranked 40th of 62 counties in Historical Societies per capita, and 25th of 62 counties in Historical Societies per square mile.

List of Rensselaer County Historical Societies

Find Rensselaer County, New York historical societies.

Brunswick Historical Society 605 Brunswick Road Troy, NY

Hoosick Township Historical Society 166 Main Street Hoosick Falls, NY

Lansingburgh Historical Society 2 114th Street Troy, NY

Rensselaer County Historical Society 57 2nd Street Troy, NY

About Rensselaer County Historical Societies

Rensselaer County Historical Societies are local organizations and history museums dedicated to studying, preserving, and fostering an appreciation of the past, with an emphasis on the local community's history in Rensselaer County, NY. Historical Societies in Rensselaer County encourage and engage in the collection and preservation of historical artifacts, photographs, and personal stories. Many Historical Societies conduct research about local businesses and families, which they make accessible and available as public records and exhibits.

You may contact the Historical Society for questions about:
  • Rensselaer County Historical Society exhibits and events
  • Rensselaer County historical center discounts
  • Genealogy research in Rensselaer County, New York
  • Making a donation
  • Volunteering