Upcoming Events                        

Hours:   NEW WINTER HOURS - Saturdays Hours  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.

EXHIBIT:  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.  Members are always free!  

ST. NICHOLAS DAY:  Sunday, December 6, Noon to 4 PM. Visit with St. Nicholas and learn the legend, holiday treats and sweets, traditional music, crafts for children, tree Lighting at 3:00 PM.  Adults $5.00, Children free. Click here for a flier.

CANDLELIGHT TOURS:  Sunday, December 6 & January 3, 6 - 8 PM.  Join us for a special night music, good cheer and the Onderdonk House by candlelight.   6 – 8 PM.  Adults $10.00.  Click here for a flier.








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We are open on Saturdays, from 1 - 5 PM, unless noted. Suggested donation $3.00 adults, $1.00 children except for special events or programs. Check event calendar on the website for other special events throughout the year!  Friend us on FACEBOOK and you will automatically get notices when we update our events, send reminders and post photos. 

1820 Flushing Avenue
Ridgewood, NY 11385


Email - Our email info@onderdonkhouse.org is temporarily disabled - for questions, comments, please email us at ridgewoodhistoricalsociety@gmail.com until we restore our custom email.

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If you have any questions regarding Ridgewood history, genealogy, publications, or photos and material in our archive, please send them by regular mail to Mr. George Miller, Archivist at

Greater Ridgewood Historical Society
1820 Flushing Avenue
Ridgewood, NY 11385

All other inquiries relating to school trip reservations, yard rentals, administrative items, volunteer opportunities, our Web site, programs, exhibits, etc. can be sent by email via links above.


Bus Q-54 passes and stops two blocks away at the intersection of Flushing and Metropolitan Avenues. Bus B-57 passes the house on Flushing Avenue. "L" subway line to Jefferson Street (Brooklyn) stop; proceed five blocks North (right) along Flushing Avenue. On street car and bike parking is available, plentiful and free!

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