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The Batavia Depot Museum Expansion Project

The Plan

The Batavia Historical Society, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, plans to raise $2.0 million to fund the expansion of the Depot Museum. Through the efforts of its dedicated volunteers, the Batavia Historical Society plans to raise funds through corporate gifts, grants from foundations, personal donations, local businesses, civic organizations, and other fund-raising activities.

Check back here soon for project details and opportunities to support and preserve Batavia's rich history!