GCV&M is the largest living history museum in New York. It is dedicated to preserving the historical, cultural and architectural heritage of the Genesee Valley Region. In the Historic Village, costumed interpreters demonstrate life, skills, crafts and trades that helped shape America. The museum’s Wehle Gallery exhibits a nationally renowned collection of hunting and sporting art of the 18th and 19th Centuries and the Susan W. Greene Collection of historic clothing. The nature center includes 175 acres of wildlife preserve, a nature center building with instructional space and 5½ miles of interpreted hiking trails.