CHITTENANGO LANDING CANAL BOAT MUSEUM Absolute Charter, 501(c)(3), Charitable Organization and on National Register of Historic Places


“Chittenango Landing Canal Boat Museum interprets the broad and deep history of Chittenango Landing: the land, air, water and people by engaging the public through educational and recreational programming. While preserving and interpreting the recreated 19th century dry dock complex, the museum fosters connections between the past and present in the Old Erie Canal State Historic Park.”

Chittenango Landing Canal Boat Museum was granted an absolute charter by the Board of Regents of the University of the State of New York, for and on behalf of the State Education Department.

The museum is not-for-profit 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1954, and a Charitable Organization recognized by the State of New York, Department of Law, Charities Bureau.

The museum is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the nation’s official list of properties worthy of preservation. This is in recognition of the importance of this property to the history of our country.