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Open today, July 21, until 5:00 p.m.

Daily Activities

DAILY ACTIVITIES


 

 

JULY HAPPENINGS

On

THE FARM

 

 

Keep an eye on our heritage breed SHEEP and their new lambs...three girls!

Our Preschool Tuesday Group has named a lamb as our mascot...  BO PEEP!

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We will be busy tending the

Antique HEIRLOOM FLOWER GARDEN including plants that attract butterflies!

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GINGERSNAP'S CALF was born on 6/20! Head down to to Children's Barnyard to take a peek at TEDDY!

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HIGHLIGHT ACTIVITIES

*Activities Subject to Change Without Notice

                                                    

 

Friday, July 13, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 5:00

Crossroads Café Hours: 11:00 – 4:00

10:00 - 12:00   Empire State Carousel Rides

10:00 - 10:45   19th Century Games

                        Filer's Corner Schoolhouse

10:30 – 11:00  Forge Talks: Starting the Forge

                        Blacksmith Shop

11:00 – 12:00  Tavern Talk: “Hops & Brewing in Upstate NY” followed by Hoppy Trails Tour

           Bump Tavern

11:30 – 12:00   Broom Boom! History of Brooms

                        Westcott Shop

12:00 – 12:30   Empire State Carousel Tour

12:30 - 1:00     Military Band Organ Demonstration

                        Empire State Carousel

1:00 – 4:45       Empire State Carousel Rides

1:00 – 3:00        Explorer Station: Bean Babies

                         Main Barn

1:00 - 3:00        Explorer Station: Bartering at Todd's

                        Todd's General Store

2:00 – 2:30       Medicines from the Garden

                         Pharmacy Herb Garden

2:30 – 3:00        Make a Nail Ring (9 Yrs. and up)

                         Blacksmith Shop

2:00 - 5:00        Live Music in Bump Tavern

3:30                 Milking our cow, Gingersnap and Bottle Feeding her new calf, Teddy

                        Children’s Barnyard

3:30 - 4:30       19th Century Games

                        Tavern Green

Saturday, July 14, 2018

 Museum Hours: 10:00 - 5:00

Crossroads Café Hours 11:00 – 4:00

10:00 - 12:00        Empire State Carousel Rides

10:00 - 11:00        Dairying Chores

                             Lippitt Farmhouse

10:30 – 11:00       Forge Talk: Coal to Coke-Operating  the Forge

                            Blacksmith Shop

10:30-11:00          Take a Turn at Setting Type

                            Print Shop

All Day                  Baking Day at the Farm

                            Lippitt Farmhouse

11:00 – 12:00       Tavern Talk: “Hops & Brewing in Upstate NY”  followed by the Hoppy Trails Tour

    Bump Tavern

11:30 - 12:15        Smells of Life in the 1800's

                            Bump Tavern

11:30 - 12:00        Broom Boom! The History of Broom

                            Westcott Shop

12:00 - 12:30        Empire State Carousel Tour

12:00 – 2:30         Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides

                           (Weather-Permitting) Pickup at Main Barn

12:30 - 1:00          Military Band Organ Demonstration

                             Empire State Carousel

12:00 – 12:30       A Case for Eviction – A One Act Comedy

                            Tavern Green

12:45 – 2:00          STEP BACK IN TIME TOUR

 Meet at Cardiff Giant

1:00 – 3:45            Empire State Carousel Rides

1:00 – 1:30            19th Century Clothing -   Bump Tavern

1:00 – 2:00            Make a Nail Ring (9yrs. and up)

                             Blacksmith Shop

1:30 – 3:15           19th Century Games

                             Bump Tavern Porch

2:00 – 2:30            Women’s Rights Vignette

                             Tavern Green 

2:00 – 2:30            Flax Processing in Morey Barn

2:30 – 3:00            Rope Making in Morey Barn

3:00 – 5:00            Live Music at Bump Tavern

3:30                      Milking Gingersnap (our cow)

                             Children’s Barnyard

3:45                      Bottle Feeding Teddy, the Calf

                             Children’s Barnyard     

Sunday, July 15, 2018

 Museum Hours: 10:00 - 5:00

Crossroads Café Hours 11:00 – 4:00

10:00 - 12:00        Empire State Carousel Rides

10:00 – 10:45       19th Century Games            

                            Filer’s Corner Schoolhouse

10:30-11:00          Forge Talks: Starting the Forge

   Blacksmith Shop

11:00 - 12:00       Tavern Talk: "Hops & Brewing in Upstate NY" followed by Hoppy Trails Tour

                            Bump Tavern

11:30 - 12:00       Drop Spindle Demonstration

                            Lippitt Farmhouse

12:00 - 12:30        Empire State Carousel Tour

12:00 – 12:30       Box & Cox – A One Act Comedy

                            Tavern Green

12:30 - 1:00          Military Band Organ Demonstration

                            Empire State Carousel

1:00 – 3:45           Empire State Carousel Rides

1:00 – 2:00           GARDEN HACKS

                            Main Barn Grow and Learn Center            

2:00 – 2:30           Anti-Rent Wars Vignette

                            Tavern Green

2:00 – 2:30           Flax Processing

                            Morey Barn

2:30 – 3:00           Rope Making

                            Morey Barn

3:00 – 3:30           Take a Turn at Setting Type

                            Print Shop

3:30                     Milking Demo with Gingersnap

                            (our cow)              Children’s Barnyard

3:45                     Bottle feeding the New Calf, Teddy

                            Children’s Barnyard

Monday, July 16, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 5:00

Crossroads Café Hours: 11:00 – 4:00

10:00 - 12:00        Empire State Carousel Rides

10:00 – 10:45       19th Century Games

                            Filer’s Corner Schoolhouse

10:30 – 11:00       Forge Talks: “Coal to Coke-Operating the Forge”                                               

   Blacksmith Shop

11:00-11:30         19th Century Clothing

                            Bump Tavern

11:30 – 12:15       Smells of Life in the 1800’s

                            Bump Tavern

11:30 – 12:00       Broom Boom! History of Brooms

                            Westcott Shop

12:00 - 12:30        Empire State Carousel Tour

12:30 - 1:00          Military Band Organ Demonstration

                            Empire State Carousel

12:45 – 1:30          Grinding Herbs               

                             Dr. Thrall’s Pharmacy

1:00 – 4:45            Empire State Carousel Rides

2:00 – 2:30            Medicines from the Garden

                             Pharmacy Herb Garden

3:00 – 3:30            Take a Turn at Setting Type

                             Print Shop

3:30 – 4:00            Textiles Demonstration

                              Spinning/Weaving

                             Westcott Shop

3:30                      Milking Demo with Gingersnap, our cow       

                            Children’s Barnyard

3:45                      Bottle feeding Teddy, the New Calf           

                            Children’s Barnyard

4:00 – 5:00            Weaving & Sewing Demonstration

                             Lippitt Farmhouse    

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 5:00

Crossroads Café: 11:00 – 4:00

10:00 - 12:00        Empire State Carousel Rides

10:00 – 10:45       19th Century Games

                            Filer’s Corner Schoolhouse

10:00 – 11:00       Music in the Church

                            Cornwallville Church

10:00 – 11:30       Preschool Tuesday-Meet in GROW PATCH

10:30 – 11:00       Forge Talks: Starting the Forge

                            Blacksmith Shop

11:30-12:00          Broom Boom! The History of Brooms

                            Westcott Shop

11:30 – 12:15       Smells of Life in the 1800’s

                            Bump Tavern

12:00 - 12:30        Empire State Carousel Tour

12:00 – 2:30         Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides

                            (Weather Permitting)

                             Pickup at Main Barn

12:30 - 1:00          Military Band Organ Demonstration

                             Empire State Carousel

1:00 – 4:45            Empire State Carousel Rides

1:30 – 3:15            19th Century Games

                             Bump Tavern Porch

2:00 – 2:30            Schoolhouse Lesson

                             Filer’s Corner Schoolhouse

3:00 – 3:30            19th Century Clothing

                 Bump Tavern

3:00 – 4:00            Make a Nail Ring (9 yrs. and up)

                             Blacksmith Shop

3:30                      Milking our cow, Gingersnap, and bottle-feeding her new calf, Teddy

                             Children's Barnyard

4:00 - 5:00            Weaving and Sewing Demonstration

                             Lippitt Farmhouse

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 5:00

Crossroads Café  11:00 – 4:00

10:00 - 12:00        Empire State Carousel Rides

10:00 – 11:00       19th Century Games

                            Filer’s Corner Schoolhouse

10:00 – 11:30       Farmhouse Chores – Teen Interpreters

                            Lippitt Farmhouse

10:30 – 11:45       STEP BACK IN TIME TOUR

                            Meet at Cardiff Giant

10:30 – 11:00       Forge Talks: Starting the Forge

                            Blacksmith Shop

11:30-12:00          Broom Boom! The History of Brooms

                            Westcott Shop

12:00 - 12:30        Empire State Carousel Tour

12:00 – 2:30         Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides

                            (Weather Permitting)

                            Pickup at Main Barn

12:30 - 1:00          Military Band Organ Demonstration

                            Empire State Carousel

1:00 – 4:45            Empire State Carousel Rides

1:30 – 3:15            19th Century Games

                             Bump Tavern Porch

1:30 – 2:45            STEP BACK IN TIME TOUR

                             Meet at Cardiff Giant

2:00 – 2:30            Take a Turn at Setting Type

                             Print Shop

3:00 – 3:30            19th Century Clothing

                 Bump Tavern

3:00 – 4:00            Make a Nail Ring (9 yrs. and up)

                             Blacksmith Shop

3:30                      Milking our cow, Gingersnap, and bottle-deeding her new calf, Teddy

                             Children's Barnyard                             

4:00 - 5:00            Weaving and Sewing Demonstration

                              Lippitt Farmhouse   

                          

                                       Thursday, July 19, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 5:00

Crossroads Café: 11:00 – 4:00

10:00 - 12:00        Empire State Carousel Rides

10:30 – 11:00        Forge Talks: “Coal to Coke: Operating the Forge”

                Blacksmith Shop

11:00 – 11:30        19th Century Clothing

                            Bump Tavern

11:30 – 12:00       Broom Boom! The History of Brooms

                            Westcott Shop

11:30 – 12:15       Smells of Life in the 1800’s

                            Bump Tavern

12:00 - 12:30        Empire State Carousel Tour

12:30 - 1:00          Military Band Organ Demonstration

                             Empire State Carousel

1:00 – 4:45            Empire State Carousel Rides

1:30 – 3:15            19th Century Games

                 Bump Tavern Porch

2:30 – 3:00            Make A Nail Ring (9 Yrs. and Up)

                             Blacksmith Shop

3:30                      Milking our cow, Gingersnap, and bottle feeding her new calf, Teddy

                             Children's Barnyard

4:00 - 5:00            Weaving & Sewing Demonstration

                             Lippitt Farmhouse

4:00 - 4:30            Garden Walk

                             Pharmacy Herb Garden

Friday, July 20, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 5:00

Crossroads Café Hours: 11:00 – 4:00

10:00 - 12:00        Empire State Carousel Rides

10:00 – 10:45       19th Century Games

                            Filer’s Corner Schoolhouse

10:30 – 11:00       Forge Talks: Starting the Forge

                            Blacksmith Shop

11:00 – 12:00       Tavern Talk: “Hops & Brewing in Upstate NY” followed by

   Hoppy Trails Tour

               Bump Tavern

11:30 – 12:15       Smells of Life in the 1800’s

                            Bump Tavern

12:00 – 12:30       Empire State Carousel Tour

12:30 - 1:00          Military Band Organ Demonstration

                            Empire State Carousel

1:00 – 4:45            Empire State Carousel Rides

1:30 – 3:15            19th Century Games

                             Bump Tavern

2:00 – 2:30            Medicines from the Garden

                             Pharmacy Herb Garden

2:00 – 5:00            Live Music in Bump Tavern

2:00 – 2:30            Take a Turn at Setting Type

                             Print Shop

2:30 – 3:00            Make a Nail Ring (9 Yrs. and up)

                             Blacksmith Shop

3:30                      Milking our cow, Gingersnap, and her new calf, Teddy

                             Children's Barnyard   

4:00 - 5:00           Weaving & Sewing Demonstration - Teen Interpreters

                             Lippitt Farmhouse          

              

Saturday, July 21, 2018

 Museum Hours: 10:00 - 5:00

Crossroads Café Hours 11:00 – 4:00

10:00 - 12:00        Empire State Carousel Rides

All Day                   Baking Day at the Farmhouse

                             Lippitt Farmhouse

10:30 – 11:00        Forge Talk: Coal to Coke-Operating

                              the Forge

                             Blacksmith Shop

10:30-11:00          Take a Turn at Setting Type

                             Print Shop

11:00 – 12:00       Tavern Talk: “Hops & Brewing in Upstate NY”  followed by the Hoppy Trails Tour

   Bump Tavern

11:30 - 12:15        Smells of Life in the 1800's

                             Bump Tavern   

11:30 - 12:00      Broom Boom! HIstory of Brooms

                             Westcott Shop

12:00 - 12:30       Empire State Carousel Rides                       

12:00 – 2:30         Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides

                           (Weather-Permitting) Pickup at Main Barn

12:30 - 1:00          Military Band Organ Demonstration

                            Empire State Carousel

12:00 – 12:30       A Case for Eviction – A One Act Comedy

                            Tavern Green

12:45 – 2:00         STEP BACK IN TIME TOUR

                Meet at Cardiff Giant

1:00 – 3:45            Empire State Carousel Rides

1:00 – 3:00            4H Museum Assistant-Presentation on Showing and Demonstrating Dogs

                             Main Barn Grow & Learn Center

1:00 – 1:30            19th Century Clothing -   Bump Tavern

1:00 – 2:00            Make a Nail Ring (9yrs. and up)

                             Blacksmith Shop

1:30 – 3:30            Paper Making - Creamery Classroom

1:30 – 3:15           19th Century Games

                             Bump Tavern Porch

2:00 – 2:30            Women’s Rights Vignette

                             Tavern Green

2:00 – 2:30            Flax Processing in Morey Barn

2:30 – 3:00            Rope Making in Morey Barn

3:00 – 5:00            Live Music at Bump Tavern

3:30                      Milking Gingersnap (our cow)

                             Children’s Barnyard

3:45                      Bottle Feeding Teddy, the Calf

                             Children’s Barnyard

Sunday, July 22, 2018

 Museum Hours: 10:00 - 5:00

Crossroads Café Hours 11:00 – 4:00

10:00 - 12:00        Empire State Carousel Rides

10:00 – 10:45       19th Century Games                       

                             Filer’s Corner Schoolhouse

10:30-11:00          Forge Talks: Starting the Forge

    Blacksmith Shop

11:00 - 12:00        Tavern Talk: "Hops & Brewing in Upstate NY" followed by Hoppy Trails Tour

11:30 - 12:00      Drop Spindle Demonstration

                             Lippitt Farmhouse 

12:00 - 12:30        Empire State Carousel Tour

12:00 – 12:30        Box & Cox – A One Act Comedy

                             Tavern Green

12:30 - 1:00          Military Band Organ Demonstration

                             Empire State Carousel

1:00 – 3:45            Empire State Carousel Rides

1:00 – 2:00            GARDEN HACKS

                             Main Barn Grow and Learn Center            

2:00 – 2:30            Anti-Rent Wars Vignette

                             Tavern Green

2:00 – 2:30            Flax Processing

                             Morey Barn

2:30 – 3:00            Rope Making

                             Morey Barn

3:00 – 3:30            Take a Turn at Setting Type

                             Print Shop

3:30                      Milking Demo with Gingersnap

                            (our cow)              Children’s Barnyard

3:45                      Bottle feeding the New Calf, Teddy

                             Children’s Barnyard

Monday, July 23, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 5:00

Crossroads Café Hours: 11:00 – 4:00

10:00 - 12:00        Empire State Carousel Rides

10:30 – 11:00       Forge Talks: “Coal to Coke-Operating the Forge”                                               

   Blacksmith Shop

11:00-11:30         19th Century Clothing

                            Bump Tavern

11:30 – 12:15       Smells of Life in the 1800’s

                            Bump Tavern

11:30 – 12:00       Broom Boom! History of Brooms

                            Westcott Shop

12:00 - 12:30        Empire State Carousel Tour

12:30 - 1:00          Military Band Organ Demonstration

                             Empire State Carousel

12:45 – 1:30          Grinding Herbs – Teen Interpreters        

                             Dr. Thrall’s Pharmacy

1:00 – 4:45            Empire State Carousel Rides

3:00 – 3:30            Take a Turn at Setting Type

                             Print Shop

3:30 – 4:00            Textiles Demonstration

                              Spinning/Weaving

                             Westcott Shop

3:30                       Milking Demo with Gingersnap,

                             our cow                Children’s Barnyard

3:45                       Bottle feeding Teddy, the New Calf  Children’s Barnyard

4:00 – 5:00            Weaving & Sewing Demonstration

                             Lippitt Farmhouse

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 5:00

Crossroads Café: 11:00 – 4:00

10:00 - 12:00           Empire State Carousel Rides

10:00 – 10:45           19th Century Games

                                Filer’s Corner Schoolhouse

10:00 – 11:00           Music in the Church

                                Cornwallville Church

10:00 – 11:30           Preschool Tuesday-Meet in GROW PATCH

10:30 – 11:00           Forge Talks: Starting the Forge

                                Blacksmith Shop

11:30-12:00              Broom Boom! The History of Brooms

                                Westcott Shop

11:30 – 12:15           Smells of Life in the 1800’s

                                Bump Tavern

12:00 - 12:30            Empire State Carousel Tour

12:00 – 2:30             Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides

                               (Weather Permitting)

                                Pickup at Main Barn

12:00 – 2:00             Explorer Station: Bartering at Todd’s

                                Todd’s General Store

12:30 - 1:00             Military Band Organ Demonstration

                                Empire State Carousel

1:00 – 4:45               Empire State Carousel Rides

1:30 – 3:15               19th Century Games

                                Bump Tavern Porch

2:00 – 2:30               Schoolhouse Lesson

                                 Filer’s Corner Schoolhouse

2:30 – 4:30               Explorer Station: Sheep to Mitten

                                More House

3:00 – 3:30               19th Century Clothing

                   Bump Tavern

3:00 – 4:00              Make a Nail Ring (9 yrs. and up)

                               Blacksmith Shop

3:30                        Milking our cow, Gingersnap, and Bottle Feeding her new calf, Teddy

                               Children's Barnyard 

4:00 - 5:00             Weaving & Sewing Demonstration

                               Lippitt Farmhouse

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 5:00

Crossroads Café  11:00 – 4:00

10:00 - 12:00           Empire State Carousel Rides

10:00 – 11:00          19th Century Games

                               Filer’s Corner Schoolhouse

10:00 – 12:00          Explorer Station: Under Where?

                               More House

10:30 – 11:45          STEP BACK IN TIME TOUR

                               Meet at Cardiff Giant

10:30 – 11:00          Forge Talks: Starting the Forge

                               Blacksmith Shop

11:30-12:00             Broom Boom! The History of Brooms

                               Westcott Shop

12:00 - 12:30           Empire State Carousel Tour

12:00 – 2:30            Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides

                               (Weather Permitting)

                               Pickup at Main Barn

12:30 - 1:00             Military Band Organ Demonstration

                                Empire State Carousel

12:30 – 2:30             Bartering at Todd’s

                                Todd’s General Store

1:00 – 4:45               Empire State Carousel Rides

1:30 – 3:15               19th Century Games

                                Bump Tavern Porch

1:30 – 2:45               STEP BACK IN TIME TOUR

                                Meet at Cardiff Giant

2:00 – 2:30               Take a Turn at Setting Type

                                Print Shop

3:00 – 3:30               19th Century Clothing

                   Bump Tavern

3:00 – 4:00              Make a Nail Ring (9 yrs. and up)

                                Blacksmith Shop

3:00 – 4:45              Explorer Station: Sheep to Mitten

                               More House

3:30                        Milking our cow, Gingersnap and Bottle Feeding her new calf, Teddy

                               Children's Barnyard

4:00 - 5:00              Weaving & Sewing Demonstration

                               Lippitt Farmhouse   

                                     Thursday, July 26, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 5:00

Crossroads Café: 11:00 – 4:00

10:00 - 12:00        Empire State Carousel Rides

10:00 – 11:00       19th Century Games

                            Filer’s Corner Schoolhouse

10:30 – 11:00       Forge Talks: “Coal to Coke: Operating the Forge”

               Blacksmith Shop

11:00 – 11:30       19th Century Clothing

                            Bump Tavern

11:30 – 12:00       Broom Boom! The History of Brooms

                            Westcott Shop

11:30 – 12:15       Smells of Life in the 1800’s

                            Bump Tavern

12:00 - 12:30        Empire State Carousel Tour

12:30 - 1:00          Military Band Organ Demonstration

                             Empire State Carousel

1:00 – 4:45            Empire State Carousel Rides

1:30 – 3:15            19th Century Games

                Bump Tavern Porch

2:30 – 3:00            Make A Nail Ring (9 Yrs. and Up)

                             Blacksmith Shop

3:30                      Milking our cow, Gingersnap and Bottle Feeding her new calf, Teddy

                             Children's Barnyard             

4:00 - 5:00           Weaving & Sewing Demonstration

                             Lippitt Farmhouse

Friday, July 27, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 5:00

Crossroads Café Hours: 11:00 – 4:00

10:00 - 12:00           Empire State Carousel Rides

10:00 – 11:30          19th Century Games

                               Filer’s Corner Schoolhouse

10:00 – 12:00          Explorer Station: Bean Babies

                               Main Barn

10:30 – 11:00          Forge Talks: Starting the Forge

                               Blacksmith Shop

11:00 – 12:00          Tavern Talk: “Hops & Brewing in Upstate NY” followed by

      Hoppy Trails Tour

                  Bump Tavern

11:30 – 12:15          Smells of Life in the 1800’s

                               Bump Tavern

11:30 – 12:00          Schoolhouse Lesson

                               Filer’s Corner Schoolhouse

12:00 – 12:30          Empire State Carousel Tour

12:30 - 1:00             Military Band Organ Demonstration

                               Empire State Carousel

12:30 – 2:30            Explorer Station: Under Where?

                               More House

1:00 – 4:45              Empire State Carousel Rides

1:30 – 3:15              19th Century Games

                               Bump Tavern

2:00 – 5:00              Live Music in Bump Tavern

2:00 – 2:30              Take a Turn at Setting Type

                               Print Shop

2:30 – 3:00              Make a Nail Ring (9 Yrs. and up)

                               Blacksmith Shop

3:00 – 5:00              Live Music in Bump Tavern

3:00 – 4:45              Explorer Station: Bartering at Todd’s

                               Todd’s General Store

3:30                        Milking our cow, Gingersnap and Bottle Feeding her new calf, Teddy

                               Children's Barnyard

4:00 - 5:00             Weaving & Sewing Demonstration

                              Lippitt Farmhouse

Saturday, July 28, 2018

 Museum Hours: 10:00 - 5:00

Crossroads Café Hours 11:00 – 4:00

10:00 - 12:00        Empire State Carousel Rides

All Day                   Baking Day at the Farmhouse

                             Lippitt Farmhouse

10:30 – 11:00       Forge Talk: Coal to Coke-Operating the Forge

                            Blacksmith Shop

10:30-11:00          Take a Turn at Setting Type

                             Print Shop

11:00 – 12:00        Tavern Talk: “Hops & Brewing in Upstate NY”  followed by the Hoppy Trails Tour

    Bump Tavern

12:00 - 12:30        Empire State Carousel Tour

12:00 – 2:30          Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides

                             (Weather-Permitting) Pickup at Main Barn

12:30 - 1:00           Military Band Organ Demonstration

                             Empire State Carousel

12:00 – 12:30        A Case for Eviction – A One Act Comedy

                             Tavern Green

12:45 – 2:00          STEP BACK IN TIME TOUR

                 Meet at Cardiff Giant

1:00 – 3:45            Empire State Carousel Rides

1:00 – 1:30            19th Century Clothing -   Bump Tavern

1:00 – 2:00            Make a Nail Ring (9 yrs. and up)

                             Blacksmith Shop

2:00 – 2:30            Women’s Rights Vignette

                             Tavern Green

2:00 – 2:30            Flax Processing in Morey Barn

2:30 – 3:00            Rope Making in Morey Barn

3:00 – 5:00            Live Music at Bump Tavern

3:30                      Milking Gingersnap (our cow)

                             Children’s Barnyard

3:45                      Bottle Feeding Teddy, the Calf

                             Children’s Barnyard

Sunday, July 29, 2018

 Museum Hours: 10:00 - 5:00

Crossroads Café Hours 11:00 – 4:00

10:00 - 12:00        Empire State Carousel Rides

10:30-11:00          Forge Talks: Starting the Forge

                             Blacksmith Shop

11:00 - 12:00       Tavern talk: "Hops and Brewing in Upstate NY" followed by Hoppy Trails Tour

                             Bump Tavern   

11:30 - 12:00       Drop Spindle Demonstration

                            Lippitt Farmhouse                      

12:00 - 12:30        Empire State Carousel Tour

12:00 – 12:30        Box & Cox – A One Act Comedy

                             Tavern Green

12:30 - 1:00          Military Band Organ Demonstration

                             Empire State Carousel

1:00 – 3:45            Empire State Carousel Rides

1:00 – 2:00            GARDEN HACKS

                             Main Barn Grow and Learn Center            

2:00 – 2:30            Anti-Rent Wars Vignette

                             Tavern Green

2:00 – 2:30            Flax Processing

                             Morey Barn

2:30 – 3:00            Rope Making

                             Morey Barn

3:00 – 3:30            Take a Turn at Setting Type

                             Print Shop

3:30                      Milking Demo with Gingersnap

                             (our cow)              Children’s Barnyard

3:45                      Bottle feeding the New Calf, Teddy

                             Children’s Barnyard

Monday, July 30, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 5:00

Crossroads Café Hours: 11:00 – 4:00

10:00 - 12:00        Empire State Carousel Rides

10:30 – 11:00        Forge Talks: “Coal to Coke-Operating the Forge”                                               

    Blacksmith Shop

11:00-11:30          19th Century Clothing

                            Bump Tavern

11:30 – 12:15       Smells of Life in the 1800’s

                            Bump Tavern

11:30 – 12:00       Broom Boom! History of Brooms

                            Westcott Shop

12:00 - 12:30        Empire State Carousel Tour

12:30 - 1:00          Military Band Organ Demonstration

                             Empire State Carousel

12:45 – 1:30          Grinding Herbs – Teen Interpreters        

                             Dr. Thrall’s Pharmacy

1:00 – 4:45            Empire State Carousel Rides

1:30 – 3:00            Explorer Station: Under Where?

                             More House

3:00 – 3:30            Take a Turn at Setting Type

                             Print Shop

3:30 – 4:00            Textiles Demonstration

                              Spinning/Weaving

                             Westcott Shop

3:30 – 4:30           Explorer Station: Bartering at Todd’s

                            Todd’s General Store

3:30                      Milking Demo with Gingersnap

                            Children’s Barnyard

3:45                      Bottle feeding Teddy, the New Calf        

                            Children’s Barnyard

4:00 – 5:00           Weaving & Sewing Demonstration

                             Lippitt Farmhouse

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 5:00

Crossroads Café: 11:00 – 4:00

10:00 - 12:00           Empire State Carousel Rides

10:00 – 10:45          19th Century Games

                               Filer’s Corner Schoolhouse

11:30 – 12:00          Schoolhouse Lesson

10:00 – 11:00          Music in the Church

10:00 – 11:30          Preschool Tuesday-Meet in GROW PATCH

10:30 – 11:00          Forge Talks: Starting the Forge

                               Blacksmith Shop

11:30-12:00             Broom Boom! The History of Brooms

                               Westcott Shop

11:30 – 12:15          Smells of Life in the 1800’s

                               Bump Tavern

12:00 - 12:30           Empire State Carousel Tour

12:00 – 2:30            Horse-Drawn Wagon Rides

                               (Weather Permitting)

                               Pickup at Main Barn

12:00 – 2:00            Explorer Station: Bartering at Todd’s

                               Todd’s General Store

12:30 - 1:00             Military Band Organ Demonstration

                               Empire State Carousel

1:00 – 4:45              Empire State Carousel Rides

1:30 – 3:15              19th Century Games

                               Bump Tavern Porch

2:00 – 2:30              Schoolhouse Lesson

                               Filer’s Corner Schoolhouse

3:00 – 4:30              Explorer Station: Sheep to Mitten

                               More House

3:00 – 3:30              19th Century Clothing

                   Bump Tavern

3:00 – 4:00              Make a Nail Ring (9 yrs. and up)

                               Blacksmith Shop

3:30                        Milking our cow, Gingersnap, and Bottle Feeding her new calf, Teddy

                               Children's Barnyard

4:00 - 5:00             Weaving and Sewing Demonstration

     Children’s Barnyard

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
 
 
*Activities Subject to change without noice.
FarmersMuseum.org • 5775 Route 80 • Cooperstown, NY 13326


Admission: $12 adults (13-64), $10.50 seniors (65+), $6 juniors (7-12),
children (6 and under) and museum members are free.

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Hours

January - March 30
Closed for winter except for special programs, events and educational groups with
reservations.

Sugaring Off Sundays:
Every Sunday in March (March 4, 11, 18, 25)
Breakfast: 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.  Activities: 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

March 31 - May 7
Open Tuesday – Sunday 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Closed Mondays

May 8 - October 8, Columbus Day
Open Daily 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

October 9 - October 31
Open Tuesday – Sunday 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Closed Mondays

November
Closed for winter except for special programs such as Thanksgiving at The Farm - open Friday and Saturday after Thanksgiving from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.  And educational groups with reservations.  Limited buildings open.

December
Closed for winter except for special programs such as Candlelight Evening - Saturday, December 8 from 3 – 7 p.m. (Full admission rate)  And educational groups with reservations.  Limited buildings open.

Admissions

 The 2018 Season March 31 - October 31
Plus off-season
Special Events
 .
Adult (13-64) $12.00
65 Plus $10.50
Child (7-12) $6.00
Child (under 7) Free
Active Military Free
Ret. Career Military Free
 .
Members Free

 
Museum members and children 6 years old and under receive free admission to The Farmers' Museum.

 

AMENITIES

Food is available Memorial Weekend through Labor Day at the Crossroads Café next to Bump Tavern in the historic village. The Fenimore Café in the Fenimore Art Museum offers light café fare including beverages, wine and beer. The café is open during Fenimore Art Museum hours. Visitors may dine at the café without paying the Fenimore Art Museum entry fee.

Drinking fountains or water dispensers are located at the museum entrance in the stone barn, in the basement of Bump Tavern and the garden next to Bump Tavern.

Picnic tables are located around the stone barn outside the front entry and at the opposite end leading onto the museum grounds as well as in the courtyard.

Restrooms are located at the museum entrance in the Main Barn, the Empire State Carousel, and the basement of Bump Tavern. The restrooms in the Main Barn are handicapped accessible and have baby changers. The Empire State Carousel restroom is handicapped accessible.

Walkways are made from a variety of materials throughout the museum so we suggest comfortable walking shoes.

Two wheelchairs are available for use on a first come, first served basis. Inquire at the Admissions desk.

Most of The Farmers’ Museum is wheelchair accessible. The Swan and Erie Canal Barge chariots on the Empire State Carousel accommodate wheelchairs. The second floors of the stone barn, Pope Hop House, Herkimer Kitchen and Woodshed, Westcott Shop and Filer’s Corners Schoolhouse are not wheelchair accessible.  

POLICIES

Smoking is not permitted in the museum buildings or on the museum grounds.
Service animals are welcome in the museum. They should be wearing their service identification jacket or vest.
Pets and non-service animals are not permitted in the museum or on the museum grounds. Off-site kennel services can be found at Dog Wild ( dogwildresort.com )
Photography and videography are permitted in the museum buildings and on the museum grounds for non-commercial use only.

Getting Here

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5775 New York 80, Cooperstown, NY

Latitude, Longitude: 42.714606,-74.929847

BY CAR
The Farmers' Museum is located at 5775 State Highway 80, Cooperstown, NY 13326 which is one mile north of the Village of Cooperstown on the west side of Otsego Lake. From the traffic light in the Village, follow Route 80 east approximately one mile.

Parking is available in the lot in front of The Farmers’ Museum Store and museum entry at the stone barn and the small lot located across the street.

Click here for map and directions.

From Syracuse and Buffalo and Points West
1. Take I-90 east to Exit 30 at Herkimer.
2. Take Route 28 south to Cooperstown.
3. At the stop sign turn left onto State Highway 80 east/Chestnut Street.
4. Continue one block beyond the traffic light and turn left at stop sign following State Highway 80 east/Lake Road.
5. Continue 1 mile. The Farmers' Museum is on the left.

From Albany and Boston and Points East
1. Take I-90 west to Exit 25A.
2. Take I-88 west to Exit 24 (Duanesburg) and get on Route 7.
3. Follow Route 7 to Route 20 west.
4. Take Route 20 west approximately 43 miles, turning left on State Highway 80 west which travels south along Otsego Lake.
5. Continue on State Highway 80 west for 10 miles. The Farmers' Museum is on the right.

From Binghamton and Points South

1. Take I-88 east to Exit 17.
2. Take Route 28 north into Cooperstown,
3. Follow State Highway 80 east/Chestnut Street to traffic light.
4. Continue one block beyond traffic light and turn left at stop sign, following State Highway 80 east/Lake Road.
5. Continue 1 mile. The Farmers' Museum is on the left.

From Burlington, Vermont, and Points North
1. Take I-87 south to Albany.
2. Take I-90 west to Exit 25A.
3. Take I-88 west to Exit 24 (Duanesburg) and get on Route 7.
4. Follow Route 7 to Route 20 west.
5. Take Route 20 west approximately 43 miles, turning left on State Highway 80 west which travels south along Otsego Lake.
6. Continue on State Highway 80 west for 10 miles. The Farmers' Museum is on the right.

From New York City
1. Take I-87 north to I-90.
2. Take I-90 west to Exit 25A.
3. Take I-88 west to Exit 24 (Duanesburg) and get on Route 7.
4. Follow Route 7 to Route 20 west.
5. Take Route 20 west approximately 43 miles, turning left on State Highway 80 west which travels south along Otsego Lake.
6. Continue on State Highway 80 west for 10 miles. The Farmers' Museum is on the right.

BY TRAIN
The closest Amtrak stations to Cooperstown are in Utica (approximately 40 miles north of Cooperstown) and Albany-Rensselaer (approximately 80 driving miles east of Cooperstown). For schedule information and ticket prices, call Amtrak's toll free number (800.USA.RAIL) or visit their Web site. http://www.amtrak.com

BY BUS
Trailways provides bus service to Cooperstown from many cities. Call Trailways (800.858.8555) for schedule information and ticket prices or visit their website: http://www.trailways.com/schedules.asp

About Us

As one of the oldest rural life museums in the country, The Farmers’ Museum in Cooperstown, New York, provides visitors with a unique opportunity to experience 19th-century rural and village life firsthand through demonstrations and interpretive exhibits. The museum, founded in 1943, comprises a working farmstead, a recreated historic village, a Country Fair featuring The Empire State Carousel, and a Colonial Revival stone barn listed on the National Register for Historic Places, The museum preserves important examples of upstate New York architecture, early agricultural tools and equipment, and heritage livestock. Its collection of more than 23,000 items encompasses significant historic objects ranging from butter molds to carriages, hand planes to plows. The museum presents a broad range of interactive educational programs for school groups, families, and adults that explore and preserve the rich agricultural history of the region.