West Bloomfield Historical Society

8966 NY-5  Bloomfield ny 

The Seneca who occupied the West Bloomfield land before the coming of the white man had constructed three villages in the area according to tradition. They located one on Fort Hill along Honeoye creek. Hamilton Hopkins later owned a farm there in what settlers called factory Hollow.

We invite you to join us in learning about and appreciating our community and its place in history. You will be warmly welcomed..... and the demands on your time will be minimal.


Public Open House!!

TUESDAY, JULY 18, 6:30 – 8:30 PM


Spinning and tatting by guest demonstrators (you can try your hand at these crafts), and a one-night exhibit of all kinds of handwork by West Bloomfield residents, past and present.

All are welcome to join in, display their work, or just stop by to visit.


West Bloomfield NY Historical Society



Don’t forget our open evenings when you can tour our collections or just join in a chat about town history.  Families – we hope you will bring your children around to learn more about the people, the achievements, and the inventions that have made West Bloomfield such a unique place.  You are always welcome!