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Sat 04 Feb
The REAL Gilded Age: America’s Elite in the Downton Abbey Era
Saturday, February 4, 2023 12:00 PM
Staatsburgh State Historic Site
This tour highlights the real-life characters and themes at Staatsburgh that parallel Downton Abbey and HBO's The Gilded Age. Led by a costumed interpreter, the tour shows how servants and the Mills family conducted a busy weekend of high society entertaining, comparing Staatsburgh to what viewers saw on TV. Reservations required: www.Bookeo.com/StaatsburghSHS. Cost: $10/Adults, $8/Seniors & Students, Children 12 & under are free.
Sat 04 Feb
A Life in Service
Saturday, February 4, 2023 02:00 PM
Staatsburgh State Historic Site
It took a small army to run this 79-room Gilded Age estate. See the mansion through the servants' eyes, as they rose before dawn and toiled until after midnight. The tour—led by a costumed guide—will include visiting the unrestored servants' hall. Even in its unrestored state, the hall is a striking artifact of servant life and work, featuring the servants' dining room, the footmen's bedrooms, and the tiled kitchen with its massive coal range. Reservations required: www.Bookeo.com/StaatsburghSHS. Cost: $10/Adults, $8/Seniors & Students, Children 12 & under are free.
Sun 05 Feb
The REAL Gilded Age: America’s Elite in the Downton Abbey Era
Sunday, February 5, 2023 12:00 PM
Staatsburgh State Historic Site
This tour highlights the real-life characters and themes at Staatsburgh that parallel Downton Abbey and HBO's The Gilded Age. Led by a costumed interpreter, the tour shows how servants and the Mills family conducted a busy weekend of high society entertaining, comparing Staatsburgh to what viewers saw on TV. Reservations required: www.Bookeo.com/StaatsburghSHS. Cost: $10/Adults, $8/Seniors & Students, Children 12 & under are free.
Sun 05 Feb
A Life in Service
Sunday, February 5, 2023 02:00 PM
Staatsburgh State Historic Site
It took a small army to run this 79-room Gilded Age estate. See the mansion through the servants' eyes, as they rose before dawn and toiled until after midnight. The tour—led by a costumed guide—will include visiting the unrestored servants' hall. Even in its unrestored state, the hall is a striking artifact of servant life and work, featuring the servants' dining room, the footmen's bedrooms, and the tiled kitchen with its massive coal range. Reservations required: www.Bookeo.com/StaatsburghSHS. Cost: $10/Adults, $8/Seniors & Students, Children 12 & under are free.
Sat 11 Feb
The REAL Gilded Age: America’s Elite in the Downton Abbey Era
Saturday, February 11, 2023 12:00 PM
Staatsburgh State Historic Site
This tour highlights the real-life characters and themes at Staatsburgh that parallel Downton Abbey and HBO's The Gilded Age. Led by a costumed interpreter, the tour shows how servants and the Mills family conducted a busy weekend of high society entertaining, comparing Staatsburgh to what viewers saw on TV. Reservations required: www.Bookeo.com/StaatsburghSHS. Cost: $10/Adults, $8/Seniors & Students, Children 12 & under are free.
Sat 11 Feb
Slavery, Segregation & Staatsburgh: From Black Service to White Servants
Saturday, February 11, 2023 01:00 PM
Staatsburgh State Historic Site
In 1810, there were nine Black people enslaved on the Staatsburgh estate. In 1910, there were no recorded Black employees working inside Staatsburgh – with only one documented Black resident in the entire hamlet. What happened? Join Staatsburgh staff for a conversation about this transition from a Black presence at Staatsburgh during the early 19th century to an apparent absence during the Gilded Age. Reservations required: wwwBookeo.com/StaatsburghSHS. Cost: free
Sat 11 Feb
Make a Period-Style Valentine, drop-in craft workshop
Saturday, February 11, 2023 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
Staatsburgh State Historic Site
Join Staatsburgh staff in making valentines for your favorite people, using collage elements and 19th-Century images. All materials provided and light refreshments served. Appropriate for ages 10 and up. Reservations required: www.Bookeo.com/StaatsburghSHS. Cost: $8/person; $20 for 3-5 family members.
Sat 11 Feb
A Life in Service
Saturday, February 11, 2023 02:00 PM
Staatsburgh State Historic Site
It took a small army to run this 79-room Gilded Age estate. See the mansion through the servants' eyes, as they rose before dawn and toiled until after midnight. The tour—led by a costumed guide—will include visiting the unrestored servants' hall. Even in its unrestored state, the hall is a striking artifact of servant life and work, featuring the servants' dining room, the footmen's bedrooms, and the tiled kitchen with its massive coal range. Reservations required: www.Bookeo.com/StaatsburghSHS. Cost: $10/Adults, $8/Seniors & Students, Children 12 & under are free.
Sun 12 Feb
The REAL Gilded Age: America’s Elite in the Downton Abbey Era
Sunday, February 12, 2023 12:00 PM
Staatsburgh State Historic Site
This tour highlights the real-life characters and themes at Staatsburgh that parallel Downton Abbey and HBO's The Gilded Age. Led by a costumed interpreter, the tour shows how servants and the Mills family conducted a busy weekend of high society entertaining, comparing Staatsburgh to what viewers saw on TV. Reservations required: www.Bookeo.com/StaatsburghSHS. Cost: $10/Adults, $8/Seniors & Students, Children 12 & under are free.
Sun 12 Feb
A Life in Service
Sunday, February 12, 2023 02:00 PM
Staatsburgh State Historic Site
It took a small army to run this 79-room Gilded Age estate. See the mansion through the servants' eyes, as they rose before dawn and toiled until after midnight. The tour—led by a costumed guide—will include visiting the unrestored servants' hall. Even in its unrestored state, the hall is a striking artifact of servant life and work, featuring the servants' dining room, the footmen's bedrooms, and the tiled kitchen with its massive coal range. Reservations required: www.Bookeo.com/StaatsburghSHS. Cost: $10/Adults, $8/Seniors & Students, Children 12 & under are free.
Sat 18 Feb
The REAL Gilded Age: America’s Elite in the Downton Abbey Era
Saturday, February 18, 2023 12:00 PM
Staatsburgh State Historic Site
This tour highlights the real-life characters and themes at Staatsburgh that parallel Downton Abbey and HBO's The Gilded Age. Led by a costumed interpreter, the tour shows how servants and the Mills family conducted a busy weekend of high society entertaining, comparing Staatsburgh to what viewers saw on TV. Reservations required: www.Bookeo.com/StaatsburghSHS. Cost: $10/Adults, $8/Seniors & Students, Children 12 & under are free.
Sat 18 Feb
Tree Exploration Walk for Families
Saturday, February 18, 2023 01:00 PM
Staatsburgh State Historic Site
Join staff for a 45-minute landscape walk around the site grounds focusing on a few interesting types of trees and how they help feed local animals and beautify our environment. Appropriate for ages 7 – 12; children must be accompanied by an adult. Bad weather will cancel. Free, Reservations required: www.Bookeo.com/StaatsburghSHS.
Sat 18 Feb
A Life in Service
Saturday, February 18, 2023 02:00 PM
Staatsburgh State Historic Site
It took a small army to run this 79-room Gilded Age estate. See the mansion through the servants' eyes, as they rose before dawn and toiled until after midnight. The tour—led by a costumed guide—will include visiting the unrestored servants' hall. Even in its unrestored state, the hall is a striking artifact of servant life and work, featuring the servants' dining room, the footmen's bedrooms, and the tiled kitchen with its massive coal range. Reservations required: www.Bookeo.com/StaatsburghSHS. Cost: $10/Adults, $8/Seniors & Students, Children 12 & under are free.
Sun 19 Feb
The REAL Gilded Age: America’s Elite in the Downton Abbey Era
Sunday, February 19, 2023 12:00 PM
Staatsburgh State Historic Site
This tour highlights the real-life characters and themes at Staatsburgh that parallel Downton Abbey and HBO's The Gilded Age. Led by a costumed interpreter, the tour shows how servants and the Mills family conducted a busy weekend of high society entertaining, comparing Staatsburgh to what viewers saw on TV. Reservations required: www.Bookeo.com/StaatsburghSHS. Cost: $10/Adults, $8/Seniors & Students, Children 12 & under are free.
Sun 19 Feb
A Life in Service
Sunday, February 19, 2023 02:00 PM
Staatsburgh State Historic Site
It took a small army to run this 79-room Gilded Age estate. See the mansion through the servants' eyes, as they rose before dawn and toiled until after midnight. The tour—led by a costumed guide—will include visiting the unrestored servants' hall. Even in its unrestored state, the hall is a striking artifact of servant life and work, featuring the servants' dining room, the footmen's bedrooms, and the tiled kitchen with its massive coal range. Reservations required: www.Bookeo.com/StaatsburghSHS. Cost: $10/Adults, $8/Seniors & Students, Children 12 & under are free.
Mon 20 Feb
A Life in Service
Monday, February 20, 2023 11:00 AM
Staatsburgh State Historic Site
It took a small army to run this 79-room Gilded Age estate. See the mansion through the servants' eyes, as they rose before dawn and toiled until after midnight. The tour—led by a costumed guide—will include visiting the unrestored servants' hall. Even in its unrestored state, the hall is a striking artifact of servant life and work, featuring the servants' dining room, the footmen's bedrooms, and the tiled kitchen with its massive coal range. Reservations required: www.Bookeo.com/StaatsburghSHS. Cost: $10/Adults, $8/Seniors & Students, Children 12 & under are free.
Mon 20 Feb
Slavery, Segregation & Staatsburgh: From Black Service to White Servants
Monday, February 20, 2023 01:00 PM
Staatsburgh State Historic Site
In 1810, there were nine Black people enslaved on the Staatsburgh estate. In 1910, there were no recorded Black employees working inside Staatsburgh – with only one documented Black resident in the entire hamlet. What happened? Join Staatsburgh staff for a conversation about this transition from a Black presence at Staatsburgh during the early 19th century to an apparent absence during the Gilded Age. Reservations required: wwwBookeo.com/StaatsburghSHS. Cost: free
Sat 25 Feb
The REAL Gilded Age: America’s Elite in the Downton Abbey Era
Saturday, February 25, 2023 12:00 PM
Staatsburgh State Historic Site
This tour highlights the real-life characters and themes at Staatsburgh that parallel Downton Abbey and HBO's The Gilded Age. Led by a costumed interpreter, the tour shows how servants and the Mills family conducted a busy weekend of high society entertaining, comparing Staatsburgh to what viewers saw on TV. Reservations required: www.Bookeo.com/StaatsburghSHS. Cost: $10/Adults, $8/Seniors & Students, Children 12 & under are free.
Sat 25 Feb
Slavery, Segregation & Staatsburgh: From Black Service to White Servants
Saturday, February 25, 2023 01:00 PM
Staatsburgh State Historic Site
In 1810, there were nine Black people enslaved on the Staatsburgh estate. In 1910, there were no recorded Black employees working inside Staatsburgh – with only one documented Black resident in the entire hamlet. What happened? Join Staatsburgh staff for a conversation about this transition from a Black presence at Staatsburgh during the early 19th century to an apparent absence during the Gilded Age. Reservations required: wwwBookeo.com/StaatsburghSHS. Cost: free
Sat 25 Feb
A Life in Service
Saturday, February 25, 2023 02:00 PM
Staatsburgh State Historic Site
It took a small army to run this 79-room Gilded Age estate. See the mansion through the servants' eyes, as they rose before dawn and toiled until after midnight. The tour—led by a costumed guide—will include visiting the unrestored servants' hall. Even in its unrestored state, the hall is a striking artifact of servant life and work, featuring the servants' dining room, the footmen's bedrooms, and the tiled kitchen with its massive coal range. Reservations required: www.Bookeo.com/StaatsburghSHS. Cost: $10/Adults, $8/Seniors & Students, Children 12 & under are free.
Sun 26 Feb
The REAL Gilded Age: America’s Elite in the Downton Abbey Era
Sunday, February 26, 2023 12:00 PM
Staatsburgh State Historic Site
This tour highlights the real-life characters and themes at Staatsburgh that parallel Downton Abbey and HBO's The Gilded Age. Led by a costumed interpreter, the tour shows how servants and the Mills family conducted a busy weekend of high society entertaining, comparing Staatsburgh to what viewers saw on TV. Reservations required: www.Bookeo.com/StaatsburghSHS. Cost: $10/Adults, $8/Seniors & Students, Children 12 & under are free.
Sun 26 Feb
A Life in Service
Sunday, February 26, 2023 02:00 PM
Staatsburgh State Historic Site
It took a small army to run this 79-room Gilded Age estate. See the mansion through the servants' eyes, as they rose before dawn and toiled until after midnight. The tour—led by a costumed guide—will include visiting the unrestored servants' hall. Even in its unrestored state, the hall is a striking artifact of servant life and work, featuring the servants' dining room, the footmen's bedrooms, and the tiled kitchen with its massive coal range. Reservations required: www.Bookeo.com/StaatsburghSHS. Cost: $10/Adults, $8/Seniors & Students, Children 12 & under are free.