New York City

History and Social Studies

Featured Historic Places/Sites

Dyckman Farmhouse Museum

Experience the olden days at the American Colonial Dutch architectural style farmhouse. Groups can tour the farmhouse and see the museum collections. 4881 Broadway, New York, NY 10034. Tel: 212-304-9422. ... More Info

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Fort Totten Visitors Center

Fort Totten Park, 422 Weaver Rd., Queens, NY 11359. 718-352-1769. The Center features a museum about Fort Totten’s historical and environmental significance. Free.

Historic House Trust of New York City

830 5th Ave., Rm. 203, New York, NY 10065. 212-360-8282. 23 historic sites throughout all 5 boroughs with hands-on programs. Fee.

Prospect Park Lefferts Historic House

95 Prospect Park West, Brooklyn, NY 11215. 718-287-3400. The Lefferts Historic House, an 18th-century Dutch-American Farmhouse, has been converted into an interactive museum and garden, allowing students to imagine themselves living and working in the farming village of Flatbush. Fee.