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Amherst
Amherst Museum
3755 Tonawanda Creek Road
Amherst NY 14228
Phone
716 689-1440
Web Site http://www.amherstmuseum.org/
E-mail mailto:amhmuseum@adelphia.net
Description  35 acre site with seven houses, 3 church buildings, 2 schoolhouse, main exhibit building with library, replica packet boat & blacksmith shop
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Village
Kind of Activity Living History

 

  Cooperstown

  Farmer's Museum, The

  Lake Road

  PO Box 30

  Cooperstown  NY 13326    

  Phone 607 547-1500

  Alt Phone  607 547-1450

  Web Site www.farmersmuseum.org/

  Toll Free 888 547-1450

  Description  exploring village & farming practice in the mid-19th century

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Kind of Activity  Living History

  Nature of Group or Site  Outdoor

  Collection N-Z  Printing

  New or Updated:  6/21/2007

New York
Liverpool
Sainte Marie Among the Iroquois
Route 370
Liverpool NY 13088
Phone 315 453-6767
Web Site http://www.co.onondaga.ny.us/
Alt Web http://www.syracusecvb.org/Visitor/Fun/Museums/stmarie.html
Description  costumed interpreters of French Mission
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Village
Kind of Activity Living History
Group Identity Native American
Era 1650
Owner/Operator Onondaga County Parks

Monroe
Museum Village
1010 Route 17M
Monroe NY 10950
Phone
845 782-8247
Web Site
http://www.museumvillage.org/
E-mail
mailto:info@museumvillage.org
Description 
7 buildings including store, school, log cabin, weaving, broom making and candle shops, each with authentic furnishings and demonstrations of activities
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus
Village
Kind of Activity
Living History
Era
19th

New York
Mumford
Genesee Country Village & Museum
Flint Hill Road
Mumford NY 14511
Phone
585 538-6822
Web Site
www.history.richester.edu/gcmuseum/
Alt Web
http://www.stepintohistory.com/states/NY/Genessee_Country.htm
Description
58 original 19th century buildings relocated & restored, costumed interpreters, craftspeople, wildlife art gallery, nature center
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Village
Kind of Activity Living History
Nature of Group or Site Nature Center
Field of Study/Science Facility Wildlife
Collection N-Z Paintings
Last changed: 03/10/2003
 

  Narrowsburg

  Fort Delaware Museum of Colonial History

  6615 Route 97

  Narrowsburg  NY

  Phone 845 252-6660

  Alt Phone  845 794-3000

  Web Site  http://www.co.sullivan.ny.us/content/depts/dpw/Fort_Delaware.asp

  Description  demonstrations of frontier life in reproduction log stockade fort

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Building Type  Fort

  Kind of Activity  Living History

  Owner/Operator:  Sullivan County

  New or Updated:  5/4/2006


  New York

  Newark Valley

  Bement-Billings Farmstead

 Route 38

  PO Box 222

  Newark Valley  NY  13811    

  Phone  607 642-9516

  Web   http://www.nvhistory.org/

  E-mail  mailto:info@nvhistory.org?subject=Question or Comment from the Society's

            Website

  Description  early 1800s farm on 90 acres with outbuidings, with living history

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Agricultural

  Building  Farm

  Nature of Group or Site  Living History

  Industry /Profession Farming

  New or Updated  1/31/2006

Old Bethpage
Old Bethpage Village
Round Swamp Road
Old Bethpage Village NY 11804
Phone
516 572-8401
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource
Museum
Primary Focus
Village
Kind of Activity
Living History

New York
Salem
Museum Village in Monroe
1010 Museum Village Drive
Salem NY 10950
Phone
845 782-8248
Web Site
www.museumvillage.org/
Description 
40 buildings, costumed interpreters
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Village
Kind of Activity Living History

  Sleepy Hollow

  Phillipsburg Manor

  381 North Broadway

  Route 9

  Sleepy Hollow NY   10591    

  Phone  914 631-3992

  Web Site  http://www.hudsonvalley.org/philipsburg/index.htm

  Description  working grist mill, costumed interpreter of Anglo-Dutch entrepreneurs &

                    slave holders

  Type of Resource  House Museum

  Primary Focus  Garden

  Building Type  Mill

  Kind of Activity  Living History

  Group Identity  African American

  Era  1750

  New or Updated:  5/17/2006


New York
Stony Brook
Museums at Stony Brook
1208 Route 25 A
Stony Brook NY 11790
Phone 
631 751-0066
Web Site
www.museumsatstoneybrook.org
Description 
history, art, living museums on 9 acre campus
Type of Resource Museum
Primary Focus Building Collection
Kind of Activity Living History
Collection A-F Clocks

  Vails Gate
 
New Windsor Cantonment
 
374 Temple Hill Road
 
PO Box 207
 
Vails Gate NY 12584    
 
Phone   845 561-1765
 
Web Site  http://nysparks.state.ny.us/cgi-bin/cgiwrap/nysparks/historic.cgi?p+17
 
Description  final campground of the Continental Army
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Military
 
Building Type   Fort
 
Kind of Activity   Living History
 
Nature of Group or Site  Outdoor
 
Era  Revolutionary War
 
Owner/Operator:  NY State
 
New or Updated:    12/29/2003

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