The mission of the Newstead Historical Society is to ensure a sense of community by preserving and interpreting the Town's rich social and cultural history through education and programming. HOME RICH TWINN OCTAGON HOUSE KNIGHT SUTTON MUSEUM MEMBERSHIP ABOUT US CONTACT US Photo Gallery Our current exhibit, "Making the Grade"at the Knight-Sutton Museum. Walk Through History III - September 24, 2017 Dancing Under The Stars 2017 2017 exhibit "Sock it to Me - the 1960's" at the Knight-Sutton Museum. Our 2016 exhibit "Our Historic Main Street" at the Knight-Sutton Museum. Our 2015 exhibit "Freedom Isn't Free" at the Knight-Sutton Museum. Our 2013-2014 exhibit "From the Mercantile to the Mall" at the Knight-Sutton Museum Photos were taken by Sharon Catalano 2012 4th of July Parade Our 2012 "Taverns and Churches" Display at the Knight-Sutton Museum Below are photos from the 2011 "It Happened in Akron" Display at the Knight-Sutton Museum Variety of old Akron photos Upcoming Events Check out our 2016 Programs and Activites! Click here for a complete listing! Quick Links Capital Campaign Sightseeing Tours of Akron Gift Shop Newsletter Photo Gallery Events Century Homes Slide Shows Capital Campaign Donate now online! Home | Rich-Twinn Octagon House | Knight Sutton Museum | Membership | About Us | Contact Us The Newstead Historical Society gratefully acknowledges the support of the Town of Newstead, Erie County and the Akron-Newstead community. ©2017 Newstead Historical Society. All rights reserved.