The Safe Haven Holocaust Refugee Shelter Museum is not self-supporting. Membership and donation dollars help fund its daily operations and ensure that it will remain available to the thousands of people who visit each year. Wall of RemembranceWe are currently offering an opportunity for you to be permanently recognized as a supporter of Safe Haven on a Wall of Remembrance inside the museum. The wall background bears the family names of the 982 refugees. As a contributor, you can list your name or another name and include “in memory of” or “in honor of” (maximum 80 characters including spaces).


Your inscription will be placed on a transparent overlay with three support levels:

$250-$499                 $500-$981               $982-$1000


Major Benefactors (Visionary) Wall
The museum’s Major Benefactors (Visionary) Wall will honor those benefactors who give a major donation of $1001 or more. The names of these supporters will be placed on the wall as key contributors to the effort of preserving the history of the Fort Ontario Emergency Refugee Shelter. You may make an immediate donation by clicking below. Thank you for your contribution and support.


Secure Donation can be made online using the link below or by mail.  P.O. Box 846 Oswego NY 13126




22 Barbara Donahue Drive, Oswego, NY 13126

Hours of Operation:

Memorial Day to Columbus Day

Open Monday, Wednesday - Sunday - 11:00am - 4:00pm

Closed Tuesday

Columbus Day to Memorial Day

Open Thursday - Sunday - 11:00am - 4:00 pm

$10.00 Adults
$5.00 Children and Students

Please contact the museum to make arrangements for a group tour