BATH, N.Y. (WENY) - Steuben County's local history awareness week returns this fall.

The event, which will focus on aspects of the county's history of transportation, will take place the week of October 4th at the Finger Lakes Boating Museum in Hammondsport.

Guides from local historical societies at the museum will help visitors and groups and also answer questions. The tour will stop at sites related to transportation around the country.

The Finale of the week's events will be on Oct. 8th with a free bus tour leaving from the Finger Lakes Boating Museum at 10 am and returning at 4:30 pm.

Reservations for the tour are required .

For bus tour reservations, more information or to schedule a visit for a school group, contact county Historian Emily Simms at (607) 664 -2199 or send an email to [email protected].