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BNHV will be closed from December 24th to January 6th

Thursday, December 3rd, 2015

Happy Holidays from BNHV! The staff at BNHV would like to wish you a most joyous holiday season! Thank you for your continued support throughout the past year. We hope you will join us for some amazing programs and events to come in 2016! **BNHV will be closing for the holidays at 2:00pm on Wednesday, December… Read more »


Collections Curiosities

Monday, November 30th, 2015

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  A few months ago, we moved out of an off-site storage facility that had been used to hold oversize collection artifacts. Conditions were not ideal and it ultimately was the right decision to vacate and move what items we could into our Collections Storage Building. Larger items that could not fit in this space… Read more »


Be gone, bees!

Monday, November 16th, 2015

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  Well..yellowjackets, to be more exact! In the Village, you’ll find an idyllic setting of peaceful trees, brush, flowers and pathways with quaint historic buildings nestled among the grounds. Inevitably, however, one also finds those less than welcome things – pests and critters, oh my! – that come along with maintaining such an expansive 35… Read more »


Women’s Suffrage

Friday, October 16th, 2015

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  This month’s post combines both our Collections Curiosities and regular monthly post. This month marks the 100th anniversary of the largest held suffrage parade (up until that point) in New York City. On October 23, 1915, over 25,000 women marched up Fifth Avenue to advocate for women’s suffrage. At that point, the fight had been ongoing for more… Read more »


Collections Curiosities

Monday, September 28th, 2015

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  We hope you have been keeping up to date on what’s been happening in the Village, especially with the work that has been ongoing over by the Dann Road House. Scott, Kathy and the interpreters this summer did a great job of making some improvements to our “farmstead site” to make it more engaging…. Read more »


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