Old County Hall

92 Franklin Street


Last admission: 3:00pm;
Filming and photography permitted;
Handicap accessible;
No public restrooms

Visitor Experience:
Observe the Erie County Legislative Chambers, the New York State Supreme Court Ceremonial Courtroom, and the Erie County Surrogate’s Court Courtroom. The Erie County Surrogate’s Court Courtroom was the location of the 1901 trial of Leon Czolgosz, President William McKinley’s assassin. Visitors will also have the opportunity to see where McKinley laid in state in the first floor lobby.

Building Information:
Andrew Jackson Warner, 1871-1876