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RC Fair  Lois Segman Two IntrpretersHistoric Richmond Town is an independent nonprofit cultural organization of the City of New York, which owns a portion of the land and structures. The City supports part of the museum's operations and capital improvements with public funds from the Department of Cultural Affairs, the New York City Council, and the Office of the Staten Island Borough President. The organization is a member of the Historic House Trust which provides additional funding.

This website was funded by the Northfield Bank Foundation.

In recent years, Historic Richmond Town has received funding from Barker Welfare FoundationThe Bay and Paul FoundationsBloomberg Philanthropies, BNP Paribas, Cabot Cheese, The Coby FoundationCon Edison, Costco, EM Photo Services, Empire State Bank, Fan Association of North America, Goldman Sachs, Goldmine Jewelers, Google, The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable TrustHistoric House Trust of New York City, History Channel, Hudson City Savings Bank, Institute of Museum and Library ServicesMorgan Stanley, National Endowment for the HumanitiesNational Grid, New York City Council, New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, New York Community Trust, New York Container Terminal, New York Council for the Humanities, New York Landmarks Conservancy, New York State Department of Education, New York State Council on the Arts, New York State LibraryThe Lois & Richard Nicotra FoundationNorthfield Bank Foundation, Office of the Staten Island Borough President, Pandora, Rab's Country Lanes, Richmond County Savings Foundation, Staten Island Audiological Services, Staten Island Board of Realtors, Staten Island Chamber of Commerce, The Staten Island Foundation, Time Warner Cable, US Bank, and Victory State Bank.

This website was rebuilt and refreshed with the generous support of the Northfield Bank Foundation.

For more information on how YOU can support Historic Richmond Richmond Town become a friend of New York City's only living museum - click here!

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Historic Richmond Town
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Rosemarie Mangano Cavanagh joins Historic Richmond Town Board

Rosemarie Mangano Cavanagh 300x411July 1, 2017 - New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has named Rosemarie Mangano Cavanagh as the Mayor’s representative on the Board of Directors of the Staten Island Historical Society at Historic Richmond Town.

Barnett Shepherd named Interim Executive Director of Historic Richmond Town

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May 1, 2017 - Noted architectural historian, researcher, author, and museum professional Barnett Shepherd has been named the Interim Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Staten Island Historical Society and Historic Richmond Town.

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