open village

Experience the average work day in the 18th and 19th century by touring working shops that produced the necessary household items that people used everyday!

Experience the unique sights, sounds, tastes, and smells of New York City’s rural and urban past. Classes enjoy a self-guided tour of the historic buildings and recreated period interiors. Meet museum educators dressed for eras 1690’s-1890’s and engage in age-appropriate hands-on activities that deepens the contextual understanding of classroom curriculum modules.

Reservation Office • Monday-Friday, 8:00A.M-4:00P.M • (718)-351-1611 ext 280 •