Guest Speaker Series

The Holland Land Office Museum seeks to bring in presenters from around Western New York to discuss various points of interest in history. Previous topics have included The War of 1812, World War I, Frederick Douglas, and Theodore Roosevelt.
All guest speaker events will be held at the museum unless otherwise noticed. Events will begin at 7pm and cost $3 for the public and $2 for museum members. 

*All pictures for these events can be found under the images tab.*

(for past events see Guest Speaker under Videos on main menu or click here)

Upcoming Guest Speakers
Wednesday, August 18th 7 pm
Derek Maxfield, “Hellmira”
$3/$2 for museum members
Also available via Zoom link:

Meeting ID: 878 9362 7177
Passcode: 859392

Thursday, September 30th 7 pm
Chris Mackowski, “A Season of Slaughter: The Battle of Spotsylvania Courthouse”
$3/$2 for museum members

Also available via Zoom link:

Meeting ID: 859 8138 0721
Passcode: 758260

Previous Speakers

Bill Kauffman
Seneca Falls Historical Society
Niagara Falls Underground Railroad Heritage Center
John Fagant
Michael Hawley
Patrick Weissend
Rob Thompson
William Hullfish
Ralph Esposito
Cindy Amrhein
Lorna Czarnota
Dr. David Fitzpatrick
Earl McElfresh
Kathy Wioka
Joyce Thompson-Hovey
Toby Jewett
Susan Eck
Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural Site
Gail Argetsinger
Don Burkel
Rose O’Keefe
Michael Block
Jay Black
Lorna Czarnota
Eric Weatherbee
Tim & Deb Smith