The Mennonite Heritage Farm is open for visitors in July and August on Wednesday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Other dates to visit during the summer (June to October) may be made by appointment.
To make an appointment, please e-mail email@example.com or call 315-346-1122 or 315-376-7822.
Admission: donation basis
What to Do
• Take a tour of three-generation house
• View the displays
• Walk through barn built in 1874
• Look at extensive collection of artifacts
• Visit the archival basement
• Take a walk around our many acres of fields
• Learn about the history of the Mennonite religion
• Visit the grave sites of many of the homestead's original settlers
We are more than happy to accommodate adult groups and school groups for special tours of the house and farm buildings. From bus trips to large history-based school field trips, we are committed to providing you with the best experience possible when visiting the homestead. However, to best serve your needs, we ask that you call 315-346-1122 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org at least one week in advance.
For more information, please send us an e-mail with the size of your group, your specific needs, and proposed date and time for your visit.
From Watertown: Take State Street/Route 126 East until you reach Croghan. Once you have driven past Main Street in Croghan, Route 126 turns into Convent St/Co 24/Kirschnerville Rd. Follow for three miles and then turn left onto the Erie Canal Road. The farm is approximately .7 miles up the road on the right.
From Utica: Take Route 12 North until you reach Lowville and North State Street. Once in town, follow signs for Route 812 North and take a right on Bostwick Street. Then take your third left onto Indian River Road/Route 812 North. Follow this until you reach Croghan where you will take a right onto Convent St/Co 24/Kirschnerville Rd. Follow for three miles and then turn left on Erie Canal Road. The farm is approximately .7 miles up the road on the right.
From the Adirondacks: Take Route 3 West until you reach the turnoff for Route 812 South/Indian River Road. Follow 812 until you reach Croghan. Once in town, take a left onto Convent St/Co 24/Kirschnerville Rd. Follow for three miles and then turn left onto the Erie Canal Road. The farm is approximately .7 miles up the road on the right.
For more specific directions, to view a map of the area or to print driving directions, please click on the map below.
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