Your ticket gives you access to the open village with select buildings open for self-guided tours and demonstration areas showcasing the lived experiences of everyday people.
At the Guyon-Lake-Tysen House, see demonstrations of nineteenth century laundry with water warmed over an open fire. Try your hand at churning butter, and explore a home rich in Staten Island history.
In the General Store, the wares of a small town shop illustrate comforts and remedies sought out by Americans before the dawn of the superstore. Historical Interpreters will demonstrate soap-making, with all natural ingredients mixed with lavender. In the yard, a dusty rug will take a beating, aided by visitors.
The Historical Museum will be open for self-guided exploration as well. See the immense collection of Historic Richmond Town up close, and take part in a scavenger hunt through the galleries.
Timed tickets will be available in advance or day-of. Capacity is limited to ensure social distancing.
Mask-wearing is required.
Tours begin at the 3rd County Courthouse, as seen on this map:
Date & Time
Apr 10 - May 15, 2021
Historic Richmond Town - Main Village
441 Clarke Avenue, Richmond County, New York, 10306, United States