Contact Us

Newstead Historical Society
PO Box 222
Akron, NY 14001


Information– General Questions or to reach the President of the Newstead Historical Society

Octagon House Director – For information about the building, hours, special events and to schedule private tours –

Knight-Sutton Director – For information about museum hours, the current exhibit and to schedule a private tours or a school visit. Also, for all inquiries related to the Century Home

Collections Manager – For information about acquisitions and artifact donations.

Membership – For inquiries regarding annual or lifetime memberships, donations, and memorials.

Other useful Contacts:

Town Historian – Don Holmes – For all Historical Inquiries or to schedule an appointment

Akron & Town of Newstead Cemeteries – Click here for a listings.