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Open today, September 25, until 5:00 p.m.

Daily Activities

 

THE FARMERS' MUSEUM

 Daily Activities*

September

 

 

The HARVEST is in full swing down at the farm! A variety of GRAINS along with TOBACCO, is drying in the barns. Our farmers are also busy in the VEGETABLE GARDENS and would love for you to give them a helping hand when you see them out and about!

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Enjoy the beautiful HEIRLOOM FLOWER GARDENS asa they approach the FALL SEASON!

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Teddy, our new CALF, will be out and about training to a lead. He is a PURE WHITE MILKING SHORTHORN breed.

 

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HIGHLIGHT ACTIVITIES

*Activities are subject to change without notice. 


 

Monday, September 24, 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          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

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

2:00 – 2:30              Medicines from the Garden

                               Pharmacy Herb Garden

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

                                Print Shop

3:00 – 4:00              Live Music

                               Bump Tavern

3:30                         Milking & Bottle Feeding Demo

                               Children’s Barnyard

 

 

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 5:00

Crossroads Café: 11:00 – 4:00

 

 

 

10:00 - 12:00          Empire State Carousel Rides

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

10:30 – 11:00          Forge Talks: The Ferrier-Forging Horseshoes

                               Blacksmith 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

3:00 – 3:30              19th Century Clothing

                   Bump Tavern

3:00 – 4:00              Make a Nail Ring (9 yrs. and up/closed-toe shoes)

                               Blacksmith Shop

3:00 -3:30                Take A Turn at Setting Type

                               Print Shop

3:30                         Milking and Bottle Feeding Demo

       Children’s Barnyard

 

 

Wednesday, September 26, 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: Starting the Forge

                            Blacksmith 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

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/closed-toe shoes)

                             Blacksmith Shop

3:30                      Milking and Bottle Feeding Demo

    Children’s Barnyard

 

 

Thursday, September 27, 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: “The Ferrier: Forging Horseshoes”

   Blacksmith Shop

11:00 – 11:30       19th Century Clothing

                            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

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

                             Print Shop

2:30 – 3:00            Make A Nail Ring

                 (9 Yrs. and up/closed-toe  shoes)

                             Blacksmith Shop

3:30                      Milking and Bottle Feeding Demo Children’s Barnyard

4:00 – 4:30           Garden Walks

   Pharmacy Herb Garden

 

Friday, September 28, 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          Music in the Church

                               Cornwallville Church

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! The 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

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

                               Print Shop

2:00 – 2:30              Flax Processing

                                Morey Barn

2:30 – 3:00              Rope Making

                                Morey Barn

2:00 – 2:30              Medicines From the Garden

                                Pharmacy Herb Garden

2:30 – 3:00              Make a Nail Ring (9 Yrs. and up/closed-toe shoes)

                               Blacksmith Shop

3:30                        Milking and Bottle Feeding Demo

                               Children’s Barnyard

 

 

 

 

Saturday, September 29, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 5:00

Crossroads Café Hours 11:00 – 4:00

 

 

FABULOUS FIBER ARTS WEEKEND

https://www.farmersmuseum.org/fiber-weekend

 

 

 

 

Sunday, September 30, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 5:00

Crossroads Café Hours 11:00 – 4:00

 

FABULOUS FIBER ARTS WEEKEND

                                                                                                   https://www.farmersmuseum.org/fiber-weekend

 

 

Monday, October 1, 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          19th Century Games

                                Filer’s Corner Schoolhouse

11:00-11:30             19th Century Clothing - 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

2:00 – 2:30              Medicines from the Garden

                               Pharmacy Herb Garden

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

                               Print Shop

3:00 – 4:00              Live Music

                               Bump Tavern

3:30                         Milking & Bottle Feeding Demo

                               Children’s Barnyard

 

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 5:00

Crossroads Café: 11:00 – 4:00

 

 

10:00 - 12:00          Empire State Carousel Rides

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

12:00 - 12:30           Empire State Carousel Tour

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

                               Pickup at Main Barn

12:30 - 1:00             Military Band Organ Demonstration

                               Empire State Carousel

1:00 – 4:45              Empire State Carousel Rides

3:00 – 3:30              19th Century Clothing

                   Bump Tavern

3:00 – 4:00              Make a Nail Ring (9 yrs. and up/closed-toe shoes)

                                Blacksmith Shop

3:00 -3:30                Take A Turn at Setting Type

                                Print Shop

3:30                         Milking and Bottle Feeding Demo

       Children’s Barnyard

 

Wednesday, October 3, 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: Starting the Forge

                            Blacksmith 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

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/closed-toe shoes)

                             Blacksmith Shop

3:30                      Milking and Bottle Feeding Demo

    Children’s Barnyard

 

Thursday, October 4, 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: “The Ferrier: Forging Horseshoes”

               Blacksmith Shop

11:00 – 11:30       19th Century Clothing

                            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

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

                             Print Shop

2:30 – 3:00            Make A Nail Ring (9 Yrs. and Up/closed-toe shoes)

                             Blacksmith Shop

3:30                      Milking and Bottle Feeding Demo Children’s Barnyard

 

Friday, October 5, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 5:00

Crossroads Café Hours: 11:00 – 4:00

 

 

10:00 - 12:00          Empire State Carousel Rides

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

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

                               Print Shop

2:00 – 2:30              Medicines From the Garden

                   Pharmacy Herb Garden

2:30 – 3:00              Make a Nail Ring (9 Yrs. and up/closed-toe shoes)

                               Blacksmith Shop

3:30                        Milking and Bottle Feeding Demo

      Children’s Barnyard

 

 

Saturday, October 6, 2018

 Museum Hours: 10:00 - 5:00

Crossroads Café Hours 11:00 – 4:00

 

TRACTOR FESTIVAL 2018

 

10:00 - 12:00           Empire State Carousel Rides

All Day                      Baking Day at the Farmhouse

                               Lippitt Farmhouse

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

                               Blacksmith Shop

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 – 1:30              19th Century Clothing 

                                Bump Tavern

1:00 – 2:00             Make a Nail Ring (9 yrs. and up/closed-toe shoes)

                               Blacksmith Shop

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 and Bottle-feeding Demo

                             Children’s Barnyard

4:00 – 4:30           Garden Walk

    Pharmacy

 

 

Sunday, October 7, 2018

 Museum Hours: 10:00 - 5:00

Crossroads Café Hours 11:00 – 4:00

 

TRACTOR FESTIVAL

 

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: Starting the Forge

      Blacksmith Shop

11:30 - 12:00           Drop Spindle Demonstration

                               Lippitt Farmhouse

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 – 2:00              GARDEN HACKS

                               Main Barn Grow and Learn Center

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

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

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

                                Print Shop

3:30                         Milking & Bottle Feeding Demo

                                Children’s Barnyard

 

Monday, October 8, 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          19th Century Games

                               Filer’s Corner Schoolhouse

11:00-11:30             19th Century Clothing - Bump Tavern

11:30 – 12:00          Broom Boom! The 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

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                        Milking & Bottle Feeding Demo

                               Children’s Barnyard

 

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 4:00

Crossroads Café: 11:00 – 3:00

 

 

 

10:00 - 12:00           Empire State Carousel Rides

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

12:00 - 12:30           Empire State Carousel Tour

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

                               Pickup at Main Barn

12:30 - 1:00             Military Band Organ Demonstration

                                Empire State Carousel

1:00 – 3:45              Empire State Carousel Rides

2:00 – 2:30              Make a Nail Ring (9 yrs. and up/closed-toe shoes)

                               Blacksmith Shop

2:00 – 3:00              Live Music

                               Bump Tavern

3:00 – 3:30              19th Century Clothing

                   Bump Tavern

3:00 -3:30                Take A Turn at Setting Type

                                Print Shop

3:30                         Milking and Bottle Feeding Demo

       Children’s Barnyard

 

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 4:00

Crossroads Café  11:00 – 3:00

 

 

 

10:00 - 12:00       Empire State Carousel Rides

11:30 – 12:00       Broom Boom! The 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 – 3:45            Empire State Carousel Rides

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

                             Print Shop

2:00 – 2:30            Make a Nail Ring (9 yrs. and up/closed-toe shoes)

                             Blacksmith Shop

3:00 – 3:30            19th Century Clothing

                 Bump Tavern

3:30          Milking and Bottle Feeding Demo

    Children’s Barnyard

 

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 4:00

Crossroads Café: 11:00 – 3:00

 

 

10:00 - 12:00        Empire State Carousel Rides

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 – 3:45            Empire State Carousel Rides

3:30                      Milking and Bottle Feeding Demo Children’s Barnyard

 

Friday, October 12, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 4:00

Crossroads Café Hours: 11:00 – 3:00

 

10:00 - 12:00          Empire State Carousel Rides

12:00 – 12:30          Empire State Carousel Tour

12:30 - 1:00            Military Band Organ Demonstration

                               Empire State Carousel

1:00 – 3:45              Empire State Carousel Rides

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

                               Print Shop

2:30 – 3:00              Make a Nail Ring (9 Yrs. and up/closed-toe shoes)

                               Blacksmith Shop

3:30                        Milking and Bottle Feeding Demo

      Children’s Barnyard

 

 

Saturday, October 13, 2018

 Museum Hours: 10:00 - 4:00

Crossroads Café Hours 11:00 – 3:00

 

 

10:00 - 12:00           Empire State Carousel Rides

All Day                      Baking Day at the Farmhouse

                               Lippitt Farmhouse

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

                               Blacksmith Shop

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 – 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/closed-toe shoes)

                              Blacksmith Shop

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

                              Print Shop

3:30                       Milking and Bottle-feeding Demo 

                              Children’s Barnyard

4:00 – 4:30            Garden Walk

     Pharmacy

 

Sunday, October 14, 2018

 Museum Hours: 10:00 - 4:00

Crossroads Café Hours 11:00 – 3:00

 

 

10:00 - 12:00          Empire State Carousel Rides

10:00 – 11:00          Music in the Church

                               Cornwallville Church

10:00 – 11:00          19th Century Games

                               Filer’s Corner Schoolhouse

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

      Blacksmith Shop

12:00 - 12:30           Empire State Carousel Tour

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

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

                               Print Shop

3:30                        Milking & Bottle Feeding Demo

                               Children’s Barnyard

 

Monday, October 15, 2018

CLOSED

 

 

 

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 4:00

Crossroads Café: 11:00 – 3:00

 

 

 

10:00 - 12:00          Empire State Carousel Rides

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

12:00 - 12:30           Empire State Carousel Tour

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

                               Pickup at Main Barn

12:30 - 1:00            Military Band Organ Demonstration

                               Empire State Carousel

1:00 – 3:45              Empire State Carousel Rides

2:00 – 3:00              Live Music

                               Bump Tavern

2:00 – 2:30             Make a Nail Ring (9 yrs. and up/closed-toe shoes)

                               Blacksmith Shop

3:00 – 3:30             19th Century Clothing

                  Bump Tavern

3:00 -3:30              Take A Turn at Setting Type

                              Print Shop

3:30                       Milking and Bottle Feeding Demo

 

     Children’s Barnyard

 

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 4:00

Crossroads Café  11:00 – 3:00

 

 

 

10:00 - 12:00        Empire State Carousel Rides

12:00 - 12:30        Empire State Carousel Tour

12:30 - 1:00          Military Band Organ Demonstration

                             Empire State Carousel

1:00 – 3:45            Empire State Carousel Rides

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

                             Print Shop

2:00 – 2:30            Make a Nail Ring (9 yrs. and up/closed-toe shoes)

                              Blacksmith Shop

3:00 – 3:30            19th Century Clothing

                 Bump Tavern

3:00 – 3:30           Garden Walk

                              Pharmacy Herb Garden

3:30                      Milking and Bottle Feeding Demo

    Children’s Barnyard

 

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 4:00

Crossroads Café: 11:00 – 3:00

10:00 - 12:00       Empire State Carousel Rides

10:00 – 11:00       Music in the Church

                            Cornwallville Church

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 – 3:45           Empire State Carousel Rides

3:00 – 3:30           Garden Walk

                             Pharmacy Herb Garden

3:30                     Milk and Bottle-feeding Demo

                           Children's Barnyard

 

 

 

Friday, October 19, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 4:00

Crossroads Café Hours: 11:00 – 3:00

 

 

 

10:00 - 12:00            Empire State Carousel Rides

12:00 – 12:30           Empire State Carousel Tour

12:30 - 1:00             Military Band Organ Demonstration

                               Empire State Carousel

1:00 – 3:45              Empire State Carousel Rides

2:00 – 3:00              Live Music

                               Bump Tavern

2:30 – 3:00              Make a Nail Ring (9 Yrs. and up/closed-toe shoes)

                               Blacksmith Shop

3:30                        Milking and Bottle Feeding Demo

      Children’s Barnyard

 

Saturday, October 20, 2018

 Museum Hours: 10:00 - 4:00

Crossroads Café Hours 11:00 – 3:00

 

 

 

10:00 - 12:00           Empire State Carousel Rides

All Day                      Baking Day at the Farmhouse

                               Lippitt Farmhouse

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

                               Blacksmith Shop

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 – 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/closed-toe shoes)

                               Blacksmith Shop

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

                               Print Shop

3:30                        Milking and Bottle-feeding Demo

                                Children’s Barnyard

 

Sunday, October 21, 2018

 Museum Hours: 10:00 - 4:00

Crossroads Café Hours 11:00 – 3:00

 

 

 

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: Starting the Forge

       Blacksmith Shop

12:00 - 12:30           Empire State Carousel Tour

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

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

                                Print Shop

3:30                         Milking & Bottle Feeding Demo

                                Children’s Barnyard

 

Monday, October 22, 2018

CLOSED

 

 

 

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 4:00

Crossroads Café: 11:00 – 3:00

 

 

 

10:00 - 12:00          Empire State Carousel Rides

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

12:00 - 12:30           Empire State Carousel Tour

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

                               Pickup at Main Barn

12:30 - 1:00             Military Band Organ Demonstration

                               Empire State Carousel

1:00 – 3:45              Empire State Carousel Rides

2:00 – 2:30              Make a Nail Ring (9 yrs. and up/closed-toe shoes)

                               Blacksmith Shop

3:00 -3:30               Take A Turn at Setting Type

                               Print Shop

3:30                        Milking and Bottle Feeding Demo

 

       Children’s Barnyard

 

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 4:00

Crossroads Café  11:00 – 3:00

 

 

 

10:00 - 12:00        Empire State Carousel Rides

12:00 - 12:30        Empire State Carousel Tour

12:30 - 1:00          Military Band Organ Demonstration

                             Empire State Carousel

1:00 – 3:45            Empire State Carousel Rides

3:00 – 3:30            Make a Nail Ring (9 yrs. and up/closed-toe shoes)

                             Blacksmith Shop

3:00 – 3:30            Garden Walk

                              Pharmacy Herb Garden

3:00 – 3:30            Live Music

                             Bump Tavern

3:30                      Milking and Bottle Feeding Demo

    Children’s Barnyard

 

 

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 4:00

Crossroads Café: 11:00 – 3:00

 

 

10:00 - 12:00       Empire State Carousel Rides

10:00 – 11:00       Music in the Church

                            Cornwallville Church

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 – 3:45            Empire State Carousel Rides

3:00 – 3:30            Garden Walk

                             Pharmacy Herb Garden 

3:30                      Milking and Bottle-feeding Demo

                             Children's Barnyard                                                             

 

 

Friday, October 26, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 4:00

Crossroads Café Hours: 11:00 – 3:00

 

 

 

10:00 - 12:00          Empire State Carousel Rides

10:00 – 11:00          Music in the Church

                               Cornwallville Church

12:00 – 12:30          Empire State Carousel Tour

12:30 - 1:00            Military Band Organ Demonstration

                               Empire State Carousel

1:00 – 3:45              Empire State Carousel Rides

2:00 – 3:00              Live Music

                               Bump Tavern

2:30 – 3:00              Make a Nail Ring (9 Yrs. and up/closed-toe shoes)

                               Blacksmith Shop

3:30                        Milking and Bottle Feeding Demo

      Children’s Barnyard

 

 

 

Saturday, October 27, 2018

 Museum Hours: 10:00 - 4:00

Crossroads Café Hours 11:00 – 3:00

 

 

 

10:00 - 12:00          Empire State Carousel Rides

All Day                     Baking Day at the Farmhouse

                              Lippitt Farmhouse

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

                              Blacksmith Shop

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 – 3:45             Empire State Carousel Rides

1:00 – 5:00            TRICK OR TREAT ON THE FARM

3:30                       Milking and Bottle-feeding Demo

                               Children’s Barnyard

 

 

Sunday, October 28, 2018

 Museum Hours: 10:00 - 4:00

Crossroads Café Hours 11:00 – 3:00

 

 

 

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: Starting the Forge

      Blacksmith Shop

12:00 - 12:30           Empire State Carousel Tour

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

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

                               Print Shop

3:30                         Milking & Bottle Feeding Demo

                               Children’s Barnyard

 

Monday, October 29, 2018

CLOSED

 

 

 

 

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 4:00

Crossroads Café: 11:00 – 3:00

 

 

 

10:00 - 12:00          Empire State Carousel Rides

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

12:00 - 12:30           Empire State Carousel Tour

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

                               Pickup at Main Barn

12:30 - 1:00            Military Band Organ Demonstration

                               Empire State Carousel

1:00 – 3:45              Empire State Carousel Rides

2:00 – 2:30              Make a Nail Ring (9 yrs. and up/closed-toe shoes)

                               Blacksmith Shop

3:00 -3:30               Take A Turn at Setting Type

                               Print Shop

3:30                        Milking and Bottle Feeding Demo

      Children’s Barnyard

 

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Museum Hours: 10:00 – 4:00

Crossroads Café  11:00 – 3:00

 

 

 

10:00 - 12:00        Empire State Carousel Rides

12:00 - 12:30        Empire State Carousel Tour

12:30 - 1:00          Military Band Organ Demonstration

                             Empire State Carousel

1:00 – 3:45            Empire State Carousel Rides

3:00 – 3:30            Make a Nail Ring (9 yrs. and up/closed-toe shoes)

                             Blacksmith Shop

3:00 – 3:30            Garden Walk

                 Pharmacy Herb Garden

3:00 – 3:30            Live Music

                             Bump Tavern

3:30                      Milking and Bottle Feeding Demo

    Children’s Barnyard

 

 

 

 

*Activities Subject to change without notice.

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.