The mission of the Naples Historical Society is to promote an interest in the history of Naples, New York and the surrounding area by maintaining and displaying historical collections and exhibits, and by providing educational programs. Want to join us? Click here to start.
Naples was founded in 1789 on the site of the old Seneca Village of Nundawao; first known as Watkinstown; in 1796 called Middletown; on April 6, 1808 renames Naples. Learn more here on our website, as well as here at www.newyorkroots.org.