PUBlIC PROGRAMS

Historic Richmond Town’s Main Village site is open year-round, offering a rich array of educational, historical, and artistic programs for all ages. Hands-on classes and tours allow each visitor to experience the past in real and meaningful way. Guided village tours leave from the Historical Museum Wednesday through Friday at 2:00 P.M. and Weekends at 1:30 P.M. and 3:00 P.M.

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Live three hundred years of New York City history, master a historic trade, and make friendships that last a lifetime! The Apprentice program has been offering a unique, hands-on, collaborative educational experience for more than thirty years. Nowhere else in New York City can a child learn a historic trade in such a rich and inclusive learning environment.


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English country dance | Wed. 7:00-9:00 PM

English Country Dance has been enjoyed by the likes of Jane Austen and President Madison, and you are invited to join in the pleasures of this ancient social dance, each Wednesday beginning at 7:00 PM in the newly restored Third County Courthouse! No experience necessary.

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COMING SOON: quilting class | Thurs. 7:00-9:00 PM

Discover the historic beauty of American Quilting, each Thursday, beginning at 7:00 PM inside the hallowed halls of Public School 28.


Fore more information contact :

Felicity Beil, Director of Education & Public Programs at (718)-351-1611 ext 282 or fbeil[at]historicrichmondtown.org