Plan Ahead

Make the Most of Your Visit!

Location

110 North Tioga Street, Ithaca, New York, 14850

Located in Bank Alley on the Ithaca Commons, visitors can enter through the front door adjacent to the Bernie Milton Pavilion.

Parking

Street and garage parking are available nearby. Street parking is free evenings and weekends. There is one handicap accessible space at the back of the building. Most nearby street parking is handicap accessible.

Offices

The building also includes offices for some of the partner organizations, along with two shared meeting rooms, one named in honor of civil rights pioneer Dorothy Cotton.

Rentals

At this point, the Tompkins Center’s spaces are only available for use of the partners. Please check here in the coming months for updated information.

Hours

Downtown Visitor Center

7 days a week 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Hours will shift when Downtown Summer Concert Series begins in June.

Community Arts Partnership's ArtSpace (within the Ithaca College Gallery)

Seven days a week 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Hours may vary depending on programs held in the space.

Hours will be posted each Wednesday afternoon for the following week on the gallery's entrance and on CAP's website.

The History Center’s Exhibit Hall

Sunday 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Thursday 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Friday 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Hours will extend until 8:00 PM for Downtown Ithaca Alliance's First Friday Gallery Night on the Commons.

The History Center’s Cornell Local History Research Library & Thaler/Howell Foundation Archives

Opening May 21

Sunday 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Thursday 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Hours will shift in August.

This website made possible by a grant from the Tompkins County Tourism Program. ©Copyright 2019 Tompkins Center for History & Culture. All Rights Reserved.