Adult Education

Group Visits for Adults

A group of adult visitors to the Wyckoff farmhouse gathers around the outdoor hearthTours for groups of adults can be customized to each groups individual needs. During the school year adult tours are generally restricted to afternoon hours, while they can often be arranged in the mornings during the summer and school breaks. Pricing for these groups is based on the program and size of the group, beginning at $5 an adult. Hands-on activities including butter churning, seed planting and herbal sachets are available at an extra fee. To inquire about a specific group visit please contact Melissa at or 718-629-5400.

University Tours

The Wyckoff Farmhouse is pleased to offer customized tours to college and University groups.  These discussion based tours are led by trained Museum educators and can be specifically designed to complement and reinforce professors’ class curricula.

  • Contact or 718-629-5400 to schedule a one or two-hour tour, Tuesday-Friday.
  • Tours can be adapted to accommodate the interests and focus of the individual class.
  • University and College tours can accommodate classes up to 25 students at a time.
  • The cost for University group lessons is $190

Programs for Adults

Creative Urban Homesteading Workshops

Launched by artist Lisa Sikorski, the Wyckoff farmhouse museum presents a yearly series of hands-on workshops for adults in creative urban homesteading. Topics have explored traditional farm based skills: hand sewing, natural dying, and preservation. Employing dye plants and crops grown on the Wyckoff farm, situated in the middle Brooklyn, these workshopswill be a collaborative experiment in the lost art of learning-by-doing.

Learn more about workshops.

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