Welcome to The Valley of Rochester Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite
Welcome to the web site for the Valley of Rochester of the Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite of Freemasonry. The Valley of Rochester is located in Rochester, New York. The Valley has been serving the Freemasons of the Rochester area since 1867.
The Valley of Rochester confers the 4th through the 32nd Scottish Rite Degrees. The conferral is the responsibility of the four bodies of the Valley. The bodies and their responsibilities are:
Rochester Lodge of Perfection - confers the 4th to the 14th degree
Rochester Council of Princes of Jerusalem - confers the 15th and 16th degree
Rochester Chapter of Knights of Rose Croix - confers the 17th and 18th degree
Rochester Consistory - confers the 19th to the 32nd degree
You will find more information about the Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite in general and the Valley of Rochester in particular on this site.
Be sure to check out the news and upcoming events tabs, as there is much to say about what has happened and what will happen in the Valley.
We hope you enjoy your visit.
Valley Meetings are Monthly
Every Third Thursday
5:30 Social ~ 6:30 Dinner ~ 7:30 Program
“We will strive to be a fraternity that fulfills our Masonic obligationto care for our members.”
Inspiration + Convenience + Enjoyment
Provide inspiration for our members through meaningful programs and degrees.
Provide convenient opportunities for our members to enhance their lives.
Provide enjoyable programs and fellowship activities for our members.
Reverence for God
Devotion to Country
Service to Humanity
“A Brother becomes a 32nd Degree Mason when he has conferred upon him the 4th and 32nd degrees plus a minimum of three additional degrees selected by the Valley which reflect the core values of the Rite.’’
Valley of Rochester Ancient Accepted Scottish Rite 3300 Monroe Avenue, Suite 320 Rochester, NY 14618-4617 (585) 264-1160, (800) 858-2320