Herkimer Home State Historic Site 

Little Falls, NY
(315) 823-0398

2013 Season 5/10/13 - 09/02/13

  Access to the Historic Home is by Guided
Tours- Hourly Friday & Sat 10am-4pm Sun 1-4

 

Liberty's Hero   Event:
Commemorating the Life and Death of General Nicholas Herkimer


Saturday, August 9



1pm-3pm Activities

         New York Patriots , Dorothy Blackman
                   - Book signing and readings

                   - Living History Program- Life of a Revolutionary Soldier
                                                                             camp display, cooking demonstration, musket firings

                                                     3pm-5pm Activities

                                                          - Complimentary House Tours  
                                                          - Complimentary Tour of the grounds by wagon


 *Traditional German Food will be sold by the Friends of Herkimer Home from 1-4pm.*

 

                                                  7pm Wreath-Laying Ceremony

A public funeral procession from the historic house to the site cemetery will commemorates the 237th anniversary of the general’s death from wounds he received at the Battle of Oriskanytake place.  Local Patriotic groups will participate in the ceremony.  

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              

                          8 pm SPECIAL PROGRAM~
                               The Remarkable Life of Nicholas Herkimer
                                                       Candlelight Tour  
                                   Advance Ticket Purchase- $20 per person

                                     

                              For more information call Herkimer Home at 315-823-0398    
 
                                            


Herkimer Home State Historic Site Colonial Kids!


Summer Programs for children

Wednesdays at 10am & 2pm

 

Join us for a fun-filled 45 min. program.
 No reservations required.
$1.00 per child

 

July 2- Colonial fun: Toys & Games on the Frontier

July 9- Exploring Native Mohawk Critters        

July 23- Colonial Dress-up: Learn about 18thc clothes

July 30-Muster with the Militia: Learn a militia drill

 

August 6- Colonial Crafts: Felting

August 13- Colonial Music: Songs of the Erie Canal

August 20-Native Americans: Games and Stories

August 27- Colonial Medicine


www.HerkimerHomeAcademy.org

Schedule subject to change


Cathy Miller Floral Arrangement Raffle!

Running through the Summer season 2014


Herkimer Home NYS Historic Site is raffling off this beautiful White House replica dried floral arrangement by the world famous Cathy Miller! Tickets are $5.00 each or three for $10.00! Call or stop into the Herkimer home to purchase tickets. The winner will be notified at the end of out 2014 season. For more information on Cathy Miller click here.