Bring a blanket and have a picnic! Enjoy classic outdoor games like giant jenga and cornhole before warming up by the fire and making some delicious s’mores. We’re also adding new menu items for fall such as Roggenfest fall beer and warm apple cider!
The Rotary Clubs of Staten Island and Rolling Thunder are once again organizing the Staten Island Oktoberfest. There will be entertainment, vendors, food, and fun. All Proceeds will go to helping Veterans in need. Don’t let the kids stop you from coming out. There are plenty of activities for the whole family to enjoy!
A local favorite for nearly six decades, Old Home Day, returns to the village Sunday, October 20th, featuring historic trades demonstrations, music, food, crafts, and sweet treats. The world of the past comes alive—and you may even rekindle your own memories of Richmond Town!
A nostalgic family favorite for decades, Christmas in Richmond Town returns just in time to ring in the season! Visit New York City’s most complete historic village all dressed up for Christmas! Take an old-fashioned carriage ride down historic Center Street and immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of winter in the country. Partake in warm apple cider and hot mulled wine as a classic bell choir fills your heart with comfort and joy!
Step back through time and taste, smell, and touch the holiday celebrations of centuries past. Evening tours led by candlelight showcase more than three hundred years of yuletide on Staten Island, where culture and foodways from all over world combine to create something that is uniquely New York.
Back by popular demand, Civil War Weekend returns to Historic Richmond Town this summer! Join the victorious Union Army, August 10th, as premiere living history organization, The Liberty Rifles, presents a day long immersive program highlighting the service of Staten Islanders during the American Civil War!
Forty years before the musical Hamilton lit up Broadway, 1776 brought us into the room where it happened in an electrifying show about the founding of America. As the keystone of its inaugural season, Ghostlight Productions, in partnership with Historic Richmond Town, proudly presents the revolutionary musical 1776 on the 4th of July weekend!
Founding Martyr: The Life and Death of Dr. Joseph Warren, the American Revolution’s Lost Hero: A lecture by Christian Di Spigna
The Third County Courthouse will feature a lecture by author Christian Di Spigna. Hear the story of Dr. Joseph Warren in a rich and illuminating biography of America's forgotten Founding Father, the man who fomented rebellion and died heroically at Bunker Hill on the brink of revolution.
Written by Reginald Rose, this gripping drama brings us into the jury room of a murder trial, where the 12 members of the jury must deliberate, with a guilty verdict meaning death for the accused. As the dozen men try to reach a unanimous decision while sequestered in a room, one juror casts considerable doubt on elements of the case. Personal issues soon rise to the surface, and conflict threatens to derail the delicate process that will decide one young man's fate.
In this irreverent, touching and wickedly funny play by Alan Ball, creator of Six Feet Under and True Blood and screenwriter of American Beauty, five very different bridesmaids bond while hiding out in an upstairs bedroom during a dysfunctional wedding reception and discover just how much they have in common – and at least one of them finds love.
It's springtime at Historic Richmond Town! Celebrate the return of warm weather with spring themed activities, such as our famous Easter egg hunts, flower crown crafts for kids and genuine family fun. Grab your pastels and join us on April 20th (pastels optional)!
Renowned living historians from the Hannibal Guard will present an immersive living history program at Historic Richmond Town’s Main Village site on Saturday and Sunday, March 30th and 31st. The weekend- long event will showcase the important contributions of African American soldiers during the American Civil War.
To help bring back this community asset, a benefit concert will be held at Historic Richmond Town in the Third County Courthouse on Saturday, March 16, 2019 featuring the music of Irish Stout. All tickets sales from this event will enable Historic Richmond Town to make the crucial repairs to the Tavern.