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Discover over 360 years of history from home with virtual experiences created by the dedicated staff and volunteers of HHT’s partner historic house museums. Use the portal below to transport yourself through time with fun activities for the whole family, including behind-the-scenes tours, musical performances, cooking demonstrations, and more!


“The Galway Shawl” at Historic Richmond Town


19th Century Hair Tutorial

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Arts & Culture in Quarantine

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Arts & Culture in Quarantine Series

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Bowne House: On the Path To Freedom

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Bring Your Own Basket

Catalyst Gracie Tour

CATALYST Exhibition: Room by Room Walkthroughs

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CATALYST: Art and Social Justice Virtual Tour

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Curbed Tour of Dyckman Farmhouse

MJM Drawing

Draw Morris-Jumel Mansion

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Dyckman at Home

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Dyckman Farmhouse Winter Kitchen Tour

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Farm Fibers: Distance Learning Lesson


Grace Lee Boggs: Jackson Heights & Elmhurst Years

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Gracie Mansion Tours

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Guided Meditation on the Farm

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Hands on History

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Happy Houseplants: Repotting Aloe Vera

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Hessian Hut Tour with Open House New York


History of Valentine-Varian House (Multilingual)

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Holiday Photo Tour of Seguine Mansion

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How to Make Hand-dipped Beeswax Candles


Interpreter Reflections: The African American Focus Tour

LRL Song

Jeremy Jordan Sings “Oh What a Beautiful Mornin’”

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King Manor in Context

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Lefferts At Home

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Lewis H. Latimer, Electrical Pioneer and Inventor, a Seldom-Told History

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Lost Inwood: Dyckman Farmhouse Artist Views 1819-2019

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Make Your Own Butter

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Make Your Own Colonial Plant Book

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Make Your Own Reusable Beeswax Wraps

Sock Puppet

Make Your Own Sock Puppet


Merchant’s House “At Home”

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Merchant’s House Coloring Pages

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Old Stone House Garden Video Series

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Paper Star Making

Puppet Show

Past Puppet Show Performances

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Pollinators: Distance Learning Lesson

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Rufus’ Library


Someone Lived Here Podcast: Lewis Latimer House

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Spring Chickens: Distance Learning Lesson

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Storytime on the Farm: Bugs! Bugs! Bugs!

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Storytime on the Farm: Farm IQ

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Storytime on the Farm: Luka’s Quilt

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Storytime on the Farm: Woolbur

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Storytime with Eliza Jumel – Two Friends: Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass by Dean Robbins

SCMT Coloring Pages

Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre Coloring Pages

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The Chap-Man’s Book of Coloring Pages

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The First Ladies of Gracie Mansion

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The Oldest Cake Recipe From the Oldest House in New York


The Trials of John Bowne Blog

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Tour of Alice Austen Park

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Tourist in Your Own Town – Dyckman Farmhouse Museum

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Tourist In Your Own Town – Edgar Allan Poe Cottage

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Tourist in Your Own Town: Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum

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Tourist in Your Own Town: Lefferts Historic House

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Tourist in Your Own Town: Lewis Latimer House Museum

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Tourist in Your Own Town: Merchant’s House Museum

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Tourist In Your Own Town: The Old Stone House

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Tourist in Your Own Town: Van Cortlandt House Museum

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Virtual Talk: DyckmanDISCOVERED

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Virtual Tour of Alice Austen House Museum


Virtual Tour of Conference House

MJM Tour

Virtual Tour of Morris-Jumel Mansion


Virtual Tour of Poe Cottage

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Virtual Tour of Powerful and Dangerous: The Words and Images of Audre Lorde

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Virtual Tours of Edgar Allan Poe Cottage and Valentine-Varian House

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What Can A 300-Year Old Farmhouse Tell Us About Metropolitan New York?

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Wyckoff From Home

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