Posted by: Rayman
N 42° 59.847 W 078° 10.902
17T E 729731 N 4764386
Quick Description: Originally known as the Bank of Genesee, this building in downtown Batavia, NY is more commonly known as the Batavia Club.
Location: New York, United States
Date Posted: 6/10/2006 9:26:11 PM
Waymark Code: WMEKQ
Built in 1831 on the brink of Western New York's commercial development, the Batavia Club originally housed the Bank of Genesee. In 1886 it was taken over by the Batavia Club, which was a private men's club. Today, the building is a beautiful art gallery which houses the Genesee and Orleans Counties Arts & Cultural Center. Six rooms of various size are available for rent for meetings.
210 E Main St
Batavia, NY United States
County / Borough / Parish: Genesee
Year listed: 1973
Historic (Areas of) Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Periods of significance: 1825-1849
Historic function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic: Financial Institution, Single Dwelling
Current function: Social: Civic
Privately owned?: yes
Primary Web Site: [Web Link]
Secondary Website 1: [Web Link]
Season start / Season finish: Not listed
Hours of operation: Not listed
Secondary Website 2: Not listed
National Historic Landmark Link: Not listed
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