This week at GCV&M

Learn what's happening and plan your visit!

Something new every day in the Historic Village, Gallery, and Nature Center

 

Before you visit the John L. Wehle Gallery, Historic Village, or Nature Center, explore the schedule below to discover the variety of demonstrations, expert talks, historic tastings, and more happening each day at GCV&M! 

Don’t forget – when you purchase your daily admission tickets online in advance, you’ll save $1.50! 

 

Thursday, September 29

Don’t miss historic trades demonstrations in some of the Village’s working shops!
Blacksmith Shop (#7), Cooper Shop (#20), Print Office (#21)
Hands-on Historic Fun!
  • Morse Code Demonstrations at the Telegraph Office (#23)
  • Drop by the Tinsmith Shop (#44) and try your hand at tin-tapping!

Today in the John L. Wehle Gallery:

Take part in a gallery-wide Scavenger Hunt and win a prize!

Friday, September 30

Explore

Learn about the many plants the Shaker’s grew and how they used them to improve life in the mid1800s at the Shaker’s Trustee’s Building (#13).

Hands-on Historic Fun!

  • Morse Code Demonstration at the Telegraph Office (#23)
  • Drop by the Tinsmith Shop (#44) and try your hand at tin-tapping!
More to see…
  • Hamilton House (47)
  • Boot & Shoemaker’s Shop (#32)
  • Livingston-Backus (#38)

Today in the John L. Wehle Gallery

Take part in a gallery-wide Scavenger Hunt and win a prize!
Historic Dining
D.B. Munger’s Confectionery is open inside the Historic Village from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Saturday, October 1
& Sunday October 2

42nd Annual Agricultural Fair!
A fall festival for the whole family! Join us for our annual Agricultural Fair at GCV&M, coming up Saturday, October 1, and Sunday, October 2, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.!
Celebrate the bountiful Western NY harvest as the Museum shines in its finest fall colors! Enjoy livestock and cooking demonstrations, entertainment for the whole family, and browsing for unique finds at the market in the tradition of the country fairs of days gone by.
 

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Museum Members receive free daily admission to GCV&M, guaranteed access to special events, discounts in the Flint Hill Store, and more.