The Alleghany Arms and Armor Museum is located on Rt. 46, two and one half miles north of Smethport, PA in McKean County. Smethport is 90 miles south of Buffalo, NY via Rt. 219 then Rt. 59 east. Or from I-80 take Rt. 219 north to Rt. 6 east.


Hours of Operation

The museum's outdoor displays are open seven days a week, 365 days a year. For large groups, schools or bus trips please call ahead.

Contact Information

Alleghany Arms and Armor Museum
505-1/2 W. Main Street
Smethport, PA 16749

About Us

The Alleghany Arms and Armor Museum is a non-profit, federally tax exempt educational foundation. Our mission statement is to preserve and maintain military vehicles, armor, aircraft, watercraft, weapons and associated militaria. We do this so that present and future generations will be able to have this material available to study and appreciate. We dedicate this museum to the men and women who have served our country in all branches of the armed forces in war and in peace time.

Navy A6-A Intruder Attack Aircraft

The Museum is a member of the following organizations:

American Association of Museums
American Association for State and Local History
Alleghany National Forest Vacation Bureau
PA Federation of Museums and Historical Organizations