Member Notice:

Our 2023 Annual Meeting will take place at 5:30pm on Tuesday, May 16 at the Benjamin Patterson Inn. We look forward to your attendance!

At the 2023 Annual Meeting, we are proud to welcome Andrea Lynch, President of the Corning Foundation as a guest speaker. Drea will talk about the history and mission of the Foundation, which has been a generous supporter of CPPHS.

We would also like to notify members of changes to our bylaws. Please review the following documents linked below:

Original Bylaws (Updated in 2017) vs. 2023 Changes, as approved by the Board of Trustees

Zoom link for Annual Meeting: 


We Can’t Wait to Have You

The Corning Painted Post Historical Society preserves and makes available the historical heritage of the Corning Painted Post area through its museum complex, archives, educational programs, and exhibits. Membership in the Society enables us to meet operational costs, develop exhibits and educational programs, to acquire and archive historical items, and to preserve our local heritage.

Please see our most recent Membership Brochure for more details and member benefits!

We offer the following membership categories:


  • All Individual Level Benefits
  • 10% Off Gift Shop Purchases
  • Free Admission for All Immediate Family, Including Grandkids


  • All Individual and Family Level Benefits
  • 10% Off Gift Shop Purchases
  • Anual Members-Only Wine and Cheese Social


  • All Individual, Family, and Patron Level Benefits
  • Exclusive Opportunity to Host On-Site Events

Learn about becoming a Patterson Society Member by contacting Soni Lacey at 607-937-5281.