Historic Richmond Town’s Main Village site comes alive with the sights, sounds, tastes and smells of New York City’s rural past! Visit with skilled artisans as they practice their craft, tour the restored interiors of period homes, take part in civic life, browse working shops and functioning open hearth kitchens. Be a part of your community past, present and future! The village will be open all summer long, beginning May 25th! Visit with costumed living historians inside the site’s historic structures Monday-Friday from 12:00PM to 5:00PM, Saturday and Sunday from 10:00AM to 5:00PM!

Experience the everyday lives of artisans, farmers, business owners, and families who lived and worked on Staten Island in the 18th, 19th and early 20th centuries.


Admission Prices

Each ticket sold aids in the ongoing efforts in preservation, restoration and education conducted by the Staten Island Historical Society at Historic Richmond Town.

$8.00 ADULTS

$6.00  SENIORS & STUDENTS (12-17)

$5.00 CHILDREN (4-11)



Weekday Open Village will include entry into 2-3 historic structures. Weekend Open Village will include entry into 4-5 historic structures. These structures include:

  • The Third County Courthouse/Visitor Center

  • Historical Museum

  • Stephens-Black House

  • General Store

  • Guyon-Lake-Tysen House

  • Basketmaker’s House

  • Christopher House

  • Voorlezer’s House

  • Boehm House