Hours: HOURS - Saturdays 1 - 4 PM, Sundays 12 - 4 PM. History and Geneaology Resource Rooms are also open. Guided and self-guided tours available. Suggested Donation $3.00 per person. Members are free. Veterans and Active Service members are free. First floor and bathroom facilities are accessible for individuals with disabilities.
EXHIBITS: Richard Asbell has re-installed our permanent exhibit, “Unearthed at the Onderdonk House – Artifacts from the 1970's Archaeology Investigations” and added additional material including photos of the other colonial houses along Flushing Avenue.
SAVE THE DATE - OUR FIRST NEW AMSTERDAM FESTIVAL - APRIL 29 & 30, Saturday & Sunday, 11 AM to 9 PM. All things Dutch - food, market, entertainment, tours, Beer Tent. Co-sponsored by House of Yes - watch our website and FACEBOOK for updates.
APRIL 29TH – 30TH – NEW AMSTERDAM FESTIVAL, 11am-9pm each day Dutch culture, art, music, crafts
MAY 6TH – ‘BLISSVILLE – A FORGOTTEN QUEENS NEIGHBORHOOD”, 7-9pm Screening of documentary film by the film maker, Hank Linhart
JUNE 10TH - 11TH – “HOUSE OF YES” ART FESTIVAL, Art, performance art, music – www.HouseofYes.org
JUNE 17TH – MEETING JOHN ADAMS, 1-2:30pm The historical figure of John Adams, portrayed by George Baker, will present his views of the nation, history and family life in a humorous and inspiring speech. He will be dressed in the clothes he would have worn as the Second President of the United States 1797-1801. Click here for a Flyer
JULY 1ST – DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE READING, 1 and 3pm Dramatic Reading by Onderdonk House docent in period costume
JULY 15TH-16TH – “OUT IN THE STREETS” MUSIC FEST, Rock and roll bands, food, refreshments – www.outinthestreets.com
JULY 29TH-30th - “HOUSE OF YES” ART FESTIVAL, Art, performance art, music – www.HouseofYes.org
AUGUST 20th – “HOUSE OF YES” ART FESTIVAL, Art, performance art, music – www.HouseofYes.org
AUGUST 19TH-20TH – BATTLE OF BROOKLYN EVENT, Program about this critical battle during the Revolutionary War
SEPTEMBER 16TH-17TH – VARIANCE MUSIC AND ART FESTIVAL, Contemporary music and art, refreshments – www.variancefestival.com
OCTOBER 8TH – HARVEST FEST, Noon – 5pm Pumpkins for children, candle making, cider making, colonial crafts, games, pumpkin painting, music, tours of the Onderdonk House, refreshments