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Touring Group 1At Historic Richmond Town we are anchored to our mission. This means that not only the stories we tell but the way we work is rooted in mission.  If regular folks used their skills and common sense, and worked really hard, to build an extraordinary country then we can be smart and savvy, and work extra hard to build an extraordinary museum. That's why we are practical, efficient and spend our time creating popular programs that have meaning. We like to get things done. We believe if you accomplish much people will support you much.

So despite numerous challenges, this past year was filled with great achievements for Historic Richmond Town. If you joined us for one of our events or programs, clicked on our website, visited us on FB or Tweeted, read one of our books, watched our films, donated a gift, volunteered, or just sent a nice letter you helped to make our year merry and bright. Thank you so much!

Here's our list of wonderful things. WARNING! It's really, really long! We...

And that's not all! The list goes on and on. Since our diverse American culture is so vast and important, we keep going, using every resource available to keep history alive and flourishing. If that's not worth it, what is?


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Historic Richmond Town
441 Clarke Avenue

Staten Island, NY   10306

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Online Ticket Sales

Online tickets are available up until 3pm, two weekdays before the event. For  Saturday and Sunday events, tickets are available online until 3 pm Thursday.

Upcoming Events

  • Christmas in Richmond Town & Traditional Tree Lighting
    Sun - Dec 4, 2016 11:00AM
    Experience nostalgia all through the Historic Village.
  • Candlelight Tours
    Sat - Dec 10, 2016 5:00PM
    Visitors of all ages take a journey through three-hundred years of tradition as they discover how America's most festive season came to be.
  • NYC BBQ Cookoff 2017
    Sat - Apr 8, 2017 12:00PM
    NYC's only KCBS sanctioned cookoff for the whole family. Sample, stroll, quench and enjoy fun stuff with the kids.
  • NYC Chili Cookoff 2017
    Sat - Apr 22, 2017 12:00PM
    The internationally recognized ICS family event that includes chili sampling, judging, cash prizes, amusements, and live entertainment. Yum!
  • Father's Day Focus Tour
    Sat - Jun 17, 2017 1:00PM
    What did dad's workshop look like in the past?
  • Father's Day Focus Tour
    Sun - Jun 18, 2017 1:00PM
    What did dad's workshop look like in the past?
  • Independence Day Celebration
    Sat - Jul 1, 2017 12:00PM
    It's an old-fashioned, patriotic celebration of the classic American holiday. Get your hand-churned ice cream and a pie-full of traditional fun!



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