2020 Calendar of Events


Exhibit Opening “George Way Treasures at Conference House” – Postponed 

Historic House Tours – Opening of Museum Postponed 

School Tours – All School Group Tours Canceled


Auxiliary Tea – Saturday, April 4th – Canceled

Jazz Night – Saturday, April 18th – Canceled

Market Day – Saturday, April 25th – Canceled


Chair Rushing Workshop Series  – by Tina Kaasmann-Dunn – Canceled

Art Expo – May 16th – Canceled 

Summer  Workshops  Canceled 


Conference House Historic 1776 Challenge:  September 1 – October 31, 2020

Walk, run, skip, hop or jump a virtual 5k, 10k or a historic 177.6 miles to commemorate the Peace Conference that took place at Staten Island’s Conference House on September 11, 1776.

You can complete the challenge at your own pace, on your own schedule, and anywhere your feet can take youAll participants will receive cool swag!


Register today and be a part of history! If you are unable to participate, you are welcome to make a donation through this page. Thank you for your support.

1776 Peace Conference Celebration Saturday, September 12th, 11:00 am to 4:00 pm (Rain Date: Sunday, September 13th)  – Canceled 

Historical re-enactment of 9/11/1776 Peace Conference and Life in Colonial America, Live Period Music & Dancing, Open Hearth Cooking,  Demonstration of 18th Century Trades, Children’s Activities                

Admission: $5 Adult, $3 Seniors, and $3 Child


Halloween Fun…ANZA Saturday, October 10th, 11:00 am to 4:00 pm – Canceled

(Rain Date Sunday, October 11th)

General Admission: $5; Children under 3 – Free

Music, Refreshment Stand, Face Painting, Seasonal Activities & Games, Costume Parade

Auxiliary Tea – Saturday, October 24th,  Noon – 3:00 pm – Canceled


Grand IlluminationFriday, December 4th at 7:00 pm. (Pending COVID-19 Status)

FREE Outdoor event to welcome the holidays.

Colonial ChristmasSunday, December 6th, 11:00 am to 4:00 pm (Cancellation TBD)                                                                Tour the beautifully decorated Colonial Manor House, Enjoy live seasonal music and free hot cider and cookies. Shop for fine crafts and gifts in the Kitchen Marketplace, and also in the Visitors Center. Children may visit with “Father Christmas” who will give each child a free gift. Raffle drawings take place at 4 pm.  Donation: $4 Adults; $3 Children

For other exciting events in Conference House Park please visit

NYC Park Events Calendar


Location: The Conference House, 7455 Hylan Blvd, Staten Island, NY  

Conference House Association Office is located in the Visitors Center at 298 Satterlee St. Staten Island, NY 10307

Regular Office Hours: Mon/Thurs/Friday 10 AM – 3 PM 

Conference House Museum is located at 7455 Hylan Blvd. Staten Island, NY  10307

House Tours: Fri., Sat, & Sun., 1:00-4:00 PM 

April thru  Mid-December, and  by appointment

School  & Group Tours by reservation

Visit our Website: ConferenceHouse.org / Call: 718-984-6046 

Email: Admin@conferencehouse.org  /  Like Us on Facebook: The Conference House / Follow Us on: Twitter / Instagram: @ConferenceHouse

Thank you for all the support!

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