We’ve added some fun new games to play:
Spot the Difference – Look at two pictures of a room in John Jay’s Bedford House – see if you can spot the 5 differences.
What Doesn’t Belong – We’ve put some modern objects in 1820s period rooms – can you find the things that don’t belong?
Then & Now Memory – Test your memory with this matching game and learn about some of the differences between life today and life 200+ years ago.
And historic games too!
Hearts – This popular card game probably originated in Germany in the 1700s.
Old Maid – A truly old favorite!
Ring Taw – A marble game popular in the late 1700s very similar to billiards.
The Ministers Cat – Test your vocabulary with this fun parlor game!
Whist – A historic trick-taking card game
Here are toys you can make at home: