Palmyra Community Library

402 E. Main St.
Palmyra, NY 14522
Phone: 315-597-5276
Fax: 315.597.1375
Patricia Baynes, Director - 315-597-5276 -

Palmyra Community Library


The Palmyra Community Library, 402 E. Main Street, Palmyra, NY has been serving the Palmyra community for well over a century, first as a reading room and then chartered in 1906. Since the early part of the 20th century, the library has been a repository for local history items, maps, scrapbooks, genealogical files, photographs, newspapers, indexes, local and regional history books and other holdings of a local and regional interest. The library has a local history room dedicated to these holdings.

Palmyra Community Library is a member of the Rochester Regional Library Council.


Family Photo Collection

The Family Photo Collection contains photographs (bulk) of people, schools and students, groups, organizations and some area photographs such as the Erie Canal and street views, and some newspaper clippings.