John Jay’s Bedford House is open for tours Thursday through Saturday at 1pm, 2pm, and 3pm. The Carriage Barn Education & Visitor Center and our Discovery Centers are closed for the season and will reopen on May 1, 2017. Tickets are sold out of the Glass Porch in the Main House, to the left of the front porch.
Friends of John Jay Homestead is seeking a part-time Farm Market Manager. The qualified candidate will have a background in farming or food and/or experience managing farmers markets. The Market Manager is responsible for soliciting, selecting and enrolling vendors, spearheading publicity and marketing, market layout, overseeing equipment needs, attending each market (Saturdays, June –October), enforcing…Read More
Join us on our 3rd annual First Day Family Fun and kick-start your New Year’s resolutions with a hike at John Jay Homestead. The first 200 participants will receive a free commemorative fleece scarf. Pick up your self-guided historic landscape tour at 1pm in our main parking lot. Then warm up by the bonfire with…Read More
John Jay Homestead State Historic Site is excited to be offering evening holiday tours for the first time in two decades. These limited candle light tours will take you through John Jay’s 1820s retirement home to discover what the winter holiday season would have been like for Jay and his family. Period decorations, historic foods…Read More