HHT Happenings: May 2018
" The world's favorite season is the spring.
All things seem possible in May. "
- Edwin Way Teale

May is filled with unique and interesting events, exhibits, and programs that will be sure to get you out of your house and into NYC's favorite historic houses! While visiting our beautiful sites, make sure to document your unique May moment with the hashtag #MayMomentsWithHHT !

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May 1st
Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre
Tuesday – Friday 10:30am & 11:30am Saturday & Sunday 1pm

Valentine-Varian House- Museum of Bronx History
Closes: April 11, 2019
Closes: September 30, 2018

May 2nd
Merchant's House Museum

Old Stone House

May 3rd
Merchant's House Museum

May 4th
Old Stone House
(On View: Fridays 3-6 pm or by appointment through June 24, 2018)























May 5th
Alice Austen House

Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum

King Manor Museum

Kingsland Homestead (Queens Historical Society)

Lefferts Historic House
(Every Saturday in May)

Old Stone House

Bronx County Historical Society-Valentine-Varian & Poe Cottage
Led by BCHS Programs Director Angel Hernandez.

May 6th
Alice Austen House

Hendrick I. Lott House

Historic Richmond Town

Kingsland Homestead (Queens Historical Society)

Lefferts Historic House
(Every Sunday in May)

Old Stone House





















May 11th
Merchant's House Museum

King Manor Museum

May 12th
Alice Austen House

Dyckman Farmhouse Museum

Lewis H. Latimer House Museum
(Closes at the end of Summer 2018)

Queens County Farm Museum


















May 13th
Alice Austen House

Merchant's House Museum
(Second Sunday of Every Month)

May 16th
Queens County Farm Museum
(May 16 Nov 4, 2018; Wed, Thurs, Fri 11 am 3 pm, Sat and Sun 11 am 5 pm)

May 17th
Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum

May 18th
Merchant's House Museum






















May 19th
Alice Austen House

Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum

Bowne House

Conference House

King Manor Museum

Lefferts Historic House

Lewis H. Latimer House Museum

Bronx County Historical Society-Valentine-Varian & Poe Cottage
(Bronx Week Event) Led by Bronx Borough Historian Lloyd Ultan

Wyckoff House Museum

May 20th
Bronx County Historical Society-Valentine-Varian & Poe Cottage
Moderated by BCHS Educator Vivian Davis

Hendrick I. Lott House

Lefferts Historic House

King Manor Museum

Kingsland Homestead (Queens Historical Society)




















May 24th
Alice Austen House

May 26th
Alice Austen House

Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum

May 28th
Lefferts Historic House
2018 Founders Award Dinner

This year’s gala honors noted interior designer
Jamie Drake , whose many remarkable projects include the restoration and refurbishment of Gracie Mansion, one of the 23 sites in the Historic House Trust’s collection.


For more information and  sponsorship opportunities , please contact:
Matthew Coody at 212-360-8204 or
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Images:
Top : Adrian Sas/NYC Parks taken of the Dyckman Farmhouse Museum
(Top to Bottom) : Old Stone House, Historic Richmond Town, Lewis H. Latimer House Museum,
Queens County Farm Museum, Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum, and Alice Austen House Museum.
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