The Richmond Town in Staten Island, New York. Photo Credit: historical-travels.com
Opening Hours: Wednesday – Sunday 1PM – 5PM Closed Monday & Tuesday
Admission: Adults $5 Children $3
Phone: (718) 351-1611
The open-air museum that is Historic Richmond Town, represents the fascinating heritage and culture of Staten Island in her bygone years. Comprising over 100 acres and 30 historic buildings, you’ll really feel like you’ve stepped back in time, as actors in period costume go about their daily work. View a variety of traditional trades including printing, blacksmithery and weaving, or browse the museum, which houses fascinating costumes and artifacts dating back to the 17th Century.