Visit Our Calendar

The seasons of the year are marked at our museum with celebrations that echo the spirit and traditions of rural New York State. Don’t miss our demonstrations and cute and cuddly animals. Pick the best time to visit!

Hops and Brewing

Hops and brewing programs run throughout the season at The Farmers’ Museum. Discover the area’s rich hops history, why Cooperstown used to be nicknamed Hop City and the secrets to creating an amazing craft brew.

With ongoing special events, tastings, demonstrations, tours and more, the museum is sure to be hoppin’ no matter when you visit.

Capturing a Masterpiece Photo Contest

Things That Go Bump in the Night Ghost Tours

Celebration of Autumn at The Farmers' Museum


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Shop in our Museum Store

The museum store is located in the Herders Cottage. It features merchandise based on the history and culture of New York State and rural America. Handcrafted items produced by our highly skilled staff and local artisans are featured. A section containing toys, games, books and crafts will please children of all ages!

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