OSWEGO, NY – The H. Lee White Museum and Maritime Center celebrates Lighthouse Weekend on August 3 and 4 beginning with a Lighthouse Stamping event from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. on August 3.
A recently released series of New England Lighthouse stamps by the US Postal Service will be offered for sale along with specialty envelopes and postcards.
A custom cancellation stamp was created for the event.
On August 4, the museum recognizes the birthday of the United States Coast Guard.
Lighthouse/Coast Guard historian and chair of the city of Oswego Lighthouse Committee, Ted Panayotoff, will be on hand both afternoons for discussion related to the theme of lighthouses.
A special reduced admission is offered all weekend long.
The museum will be open from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. each day.
This weekend is sponsored in part by Wayne Drug and NBT Bank.
For more information, contact the museum at [email protected] or 315-342-0480 or stop by the museum’s Treasure Chest Gift Shop at the end of Oswego’s West First Street Pier.
Also check facebook.com/hlwmm and facebook.com/oswegolh as well as the main website hleewhitemarinemuseum.com