your guide to what's happening in auburn, new york


Auburn Public Theater

Located in the heart of downtown, Auburn Public Theater is a performing arts center that offers live music, theater, and comedy on their main stage, contemporary films and videos in a 70-seat theater, and classes in their newly formed Auburn Public Studio.

Cayuga Museum of History and Art

The Cayuga Museum is housed in the historic Willard-Case Mansion and the Case Research lab, home to the first commercially successful system of sound on film. The museum offers a variety of changing exhibitions and public programs about the history of Cayuga County and the Finger Lakes region and cares for a collection of thousands of artifacts, archives, and photographs as well as the complete archives and collections of the Case Research Lab.

Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival

Finger Lakes Musical Theatre Festival & Merry-Go-Round Playhouse, Inc., known as Broadway in the Finger Lakes, is a multi-venue, growing arts organization; the largest producing professional musical theatre organization in New York State outside of NYC. During its season, FLMTF offers main stage productions at the Preston H. Thomas Theatre in the Merry-Go-Round Playhouse, new musicals in production at Theater Mack in downtown Auburn, and new this year, a production at the Callahan Theater at Nazareth College Arts Center in Rochester, NY.

Schweinfurth Art Center

The Schweinfurth Art Center is a contemporary multi-arts center that offers 5 -10 changing exhibitions each year, art classes for children, teens and adults, quilting and fiber arts workshops, multi-arts programs including music, film, folk arts, poetry, storytelling, and much more, along with a unique gift shop.

Seward House Museum

The Seward House Museum is the historic home of William Henry Seward and his family. Guided tours given by knowledgeable staff start on the hour and will help you navigate the many fascinating aspects of this beautifully preserved home that houses one of the largest original collections in the United States.

Willard Chapel

Built in 1892-1894, the interior of the Willard Memorial Chapel was designed and handcrafted entirely by Tiffany Glass and Decorating Company of New York City and is the only complete and unaltered Tiffany designed religion interior known to exist in the world.