Rock Hall Museum

A pre-Revolutionary War plantation-style house museum, Rock Hall’s programs and exhibits showcase 18th-19th century Long Island life. School, camp, and scout groups can tour the museum and engage in historical craft workshops such as wampum-making and constructing corn husk dolls. View the archaeological exhibit room, showcasing artifacts excavated at Rock Hall, and take in a story during storytelling sessions at the Guest Parlor.
 
Contact Info
Address: 199 Broadway, Lawrence, New York 11559. Nassau County. Tel: 516-239-1157. Website: www.friendsofrockhall.org. Hrs: Wed.-Sat. 10AM-4PM. 
 
Trip Info
Grade Level: PreK-6th. Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Tours, Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1.5-2.5 hours. Cost: Fee. 
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Social Studies.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Social Studies.

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Museums & Exhibits Lesson Plan

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