The Pieter Claesen Wyckoff House, built in 1632 was originally a Dutch West India Company bowerie, or farm. Not only is it the oldest building in New York City, it is one of the oldest wooden structures in the country.
You can step back in time with their popular cellar-to-attic tour. This year, the tour will focus on food preservation in the 18th and 19th centuries.
After the tour, don’t forget to stop off at the Wyckoff Country Store where you can pick up old-fashioned toys like pick up sticks, colonial cup and ball toy and much more.
Since space is limited, call ahead to reserve a place in one of the six time slots at 718-629-5400.
SATURDAY AND SUNDAY, OCTOBER 15 & 16
Tours take place each day at 11:AM, 1:PM and 3:PM and last approximately an hour and a half.
Wyckoff House Museum
5816 Clarendon Road
Brooklyn NY 11203
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