Tuesday Mornings This Summer at The Farmers’ Museum
Family Farm Fun! takes place every Tuesday from 10:00–11:30 a.m.(through August 22).
Summer program for kids:
Family Farm Fun! (for children ages 4–10)
Tuesday mornings in July and August (through August 22) from 10:00–11:30 a.m.
The Farmers’ Museum, Cooperstown, NY
Free for Museum Members. Non-members will be charged regular museum admission.
Cooperstown, New York — Parents are encouraged to bring their young children to The Farmers’ Museum on Tuesday mornings in July and August from 10:00–11:30 a.m. for the summer educational program, Family Farm Fun! (through August 22). Each week, kids will enjoy a variety of new games, craft activities, and lessons with elementary academic content. The program is best suited for children ages 4–10. Build lasting friendships and rediscover the simple pleasures of traditional New York lifeways through the summer months with Family Farm Fun! at The Farmers’ Museum.
This program is provided free of cost to museum members. Non-members will be charged regular museum admission: Adults and Juniors (ages 13-64): $15.00; seniors (65+): $12.50; youth (7-12): $6.00; children (6 and under): free. Through Labor Day, active-duty military and up to five family members are admitted free, through the Blue Star Museum program. Through Museums for All, those receiving SNAP benefits receive free admission for up to four people with the presentation of a SNAP Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) card.
About the Farmers’ Museum
As one of the oldest rural life museums in the country, The Farmers’ Museum in Cooperstown, New York, provides visitors with a unique opportunity to experience 19th-century rural and village life first-hand through authentic demonstrations and interpretative exhibits. The museum, founded in 1943, comprises a Colonial Revival stone barn listed on the National Register for Historic Places, a recreated historic village circa 1845, the Empire State Carousel, and a working farmstead. Through its 19th-century village and farm, the museum preserves important examples of upstate New York architecture, early agricultural tools and equipment, and heritage livestock. The Farmers’ Museum’s outstanding collection of more than 23,000 items encompasses significant historic objects ranging from butter molds to carriages, and hand planes to plows. The museum also presents a broad range of interactive educational programs for school groups, families, and adults that explore and preserve the rich agricultural history of the region. Visit FarmersMuseum.org.