Hours & Admission

THE FARMERS MUSEUM HOURS FOR 2011

January - March
Closed for winter except for special programs, events and educational groups with
reservations.

April 1 - May 9
Open Tuesday – Sunday 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Closed Mondays
Off season limited buildings open and staffed
Reduced admission rate

May 10 - October 10, Columbus Day
Open Daily 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Fully operational
Full admission rate

October 11 - October 30
Open Tuesday – Sunday 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Closed Mondays
Off season limited buildings open and staffed
Reduced admission rate

November
Closed for winter except for special programs, Thanksgiving weekend and educational groups with reservations.
Open Friday and Saturday after Thanksgiving November 25th & 26th.
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Limited buildings open and staffed
Reduced admission rate: $10 adults, $9 seniors, and $5.50 juniors

December
Closed for winter except for special programs, Candlelight Evening and educational groups with reservations.
Open Candlelight Evening: Saturday, December 10 from 3 – 7 p.m.
Full admission rate

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ADMISSION RATES THE FARMERS’ MUSEUM 2011

Members of the New York State Historical Association and children 6 years old and under receive free admission to The Farmers' Museum.

  The Season 2011
Full Admission
Fully Operational
Off-Season 2011
Reduced Admission
Limited Buildings Open
and Staffed
  May 10 - October 10, 2011,
and December 10, 2011
Candlelight Evening
April 1 - May 9, 2011
October 11 - October 30, 2011
November 25 and 26, 2011
Adult (13-64) $12.00 $10.00
65 Plus $10.50 $9.00
Child (7-12) $6.00 $5.50
Child (under 7) Free Free
Active Military Free Free
Retired Career Military Free Free
     
Members Free Free

 

VISIT TWO OR THREE MUSEUMS AND SAVE
You can save money by purchasing a combination ticket to visit Fenimore Art Museum, The Farmers’ Museum and/or The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum.

You may purchase the ticket at the first museum you visit. The ticket is good for one visit to each museum listed on the ticket within a year from the date on the ticket and you do not need to visit all the museums on the same day.

Ticket The Farmers’ Museum 5/10-10/10 Fenimore Art Museum
4/1-12/31

The Farmers’ Museum 4/1-5/9
and
10/11-10/30

National Baseball Hall of Fame & Museum The Farmers’ Museum and Fenimore Art Museum The Farmers’ Museum and
Baseball
Hall of
Fame
All 3
Museums
A Savings
of $7.00
for Adults
and $2.50
for
Children
Adult
(13-64)
$12.00 $12.00 $10.00 $19.50 $20.00 $27.50 $36.50
65 Plus $10.50 $10.50 $9.00 $12.00 $20.00 NA NA
Junior
(7-12)
$6.00 Free $5.50 $7.00 $6.00 $10.50 $10.50
Child
(under 7)
Free Free Free Free Free Free Free
Active Military Free Free Free Free Free Free Free
Retired Career Military Free Free Free Free Free Free Free
               
NYSHA Members Free Free Free Inquire at HOF Free NA NA

All admission rates are subject to change without notice.

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PAYMENT METHODS THE FARMERS’ MUSEUM Accepted forms of payment for admission tickets include: cash, MasterCard, Visa,
American Express, Discover and traveler’s checks.

AMENITIES AT THE FARMERS’ MUSEUM
Food is available Memorial Weekend through Labor Day at the Stone Barn Dairy Bar at the end of the Main Barn exhibit. Bump Tavern also serves light snacks and drinks. The Fenimore Café in the Fenimore Art Museum offers light café fare including beverages, wine and beer. The café is open during Fenimore Art Museum hours from April 1st through December 31st. Visitors may dine at the café without paying the Fenimore Art Museum entry fee.

Drinking fountains or water dispensers are located at the museum entrance in the stone barn, in the basement of Bump Tavern and the garden next to Bump Tavern.

Picnic tables are located around the stone barn outside the front entry and at the opposite end leading onto the museum grounds as well as in the courtyard.

A public telephone is located at the museum entrance in the stone barn.

Restrooms are located at the museum entrance in the Main Barn, The Empire State Carousel, and the basement of Bump Tavern. The restrooms in the Main Barn are handicapped accessible and have baby changers. The Empire State Carousel restroom is handicapped accessible.

Walkways are made from a variety of materials throughout the museum so we suggest comfortable walking shoes.

Two wheelchairs are available for use on a first come, first served basis. Inquire at the Admissions desk.

Most of The Farmers’ Museum is wheelchair accessible. The Swan and Erie Canal Barge chariots on the Empire State Carousel accommodate wheelchairs. The second floors of the stone barn, Pope Hop House, Herkimer Kitchen and Woodshed, Westcott Shop and Filer’s Corners Schoolhouse are not wheelchair accessible.

POLICIES AT THE FARMERS’ MUSEUM
Pets and non-service animals are not permitted in the museum or on the museum grounds.

Photography and videography are permitted in the museum buildings and on the museum grounds for non-commercial use only.

Service animals are welcome in the museum. They should be wearing their service identification jacket or vest.

Smoking is not permitted in the museum buildings or on the museum grounds.