Season Opens at Time and the Valleys Museum


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Rebecca Coombe and Friend walk through the simulated water tunnel at time and the valleys museumThe Time and the Valleys Museum in Grahamsville opens for the season Memorial Day Weekend, May 27 and 28 , from noon to 4 pm.

Opening weekend activities includes a Memorial Day “sneak peak” display of artifacts and photos from upcoming WWI exhibit and discounts in the Museums shop.

Exhibitions will include:

Water and the Valleys, an exhibit on the history of the Rondout and Neversink watershed area from early geological times to the 20th century. This newly renovated exhibition includes interactives such as a Native American artifact guessing game, grinding corn with a mortar and pestle, videos and more.

Tunnels, Toil and Trouble: New York City’s Quest for Water and the Rondout-Neversink Story, an interactive exhibit on NYC water supply system and the towns that were removed to build the system, which includes computer interactives, games, puzzles, videos and building a dam and tunnel.

Picture Yourself(ie) in the 1930s, a hands-on and immersive exhibition on life in the 1930s.

The Museum is open from Thursday through Sunday, Noon to 4 pm through Labor Day, and weekends in September.

The Museum is located at 332 Main Street in Grahamsville (St. Rt. 55), Sullivan County. Adults admission is a suggested donation of $5, Children under 16 $2, and children under six are free. Town of Neversink and Town of Denning residents receive free admission every Thursday.

For more information call 845 985-7700, e-mail info@timeandthevalleysmuseum.org or click here. To schedule a group tour for children or adults, call (845) 985-7700.

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