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 you! All 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 Illumination – Friday, December 4th at 7:00 pm. (Pending COVID-19 Status)
FREE Outdoor event to welcome the holidays.
Colonial Christmas – Sunday, 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
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Thank you for all the support!