Guided Tours

There are a variety of age-appropriate guided tours of the farm complex led by a Muscoot staff educator for school groups.
Availability

Guided tours are offered in the spring and fall, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. Maximum of 30 people including teachers, students and chaperones. Reservations are required and can be made by calling 914-864-7286. Fees

$75 Westchester County Group
$100 Non-Westchester County Group


If I Had A Farm

This program begins with an explanation and interactive activity of what you might find on the farm, such as animals, farmer, equipment, tools and a garden. Then the group is lead through the farm complex focusing on the different elements and animals.


Colors of the Farm

This program is an interactive walk through the farm complex. Using a color ring students will be asked to observe the farm through colors. Students will learn about different pieces of farm equipment, barns and animals.


From Farm to Market

This program begins with an explanation and interactive activity of the different animals kept on the farm and the products they give to the farmer. Then the group is lead through the farm complex to test their new knowledge as well as learn about the products from the animals they did not discuss.


Farming Through the Years

The program begins with an explanation and interactive activity which discusses the history of farming in Westchester County ranging from 1760 to the present day. Students will learn how farming and communities have changes through the years. Then the group is lead through the farm complex to discuss what life was like at Muscoot Farm and learn the significance in some of our historic buildings including the icehouse, milk house, blacksmith shop and barns.


 

ProgramPre-KKindergartenFirst GradeSecond Grade
If I Had A Farm
Available
Available
Colors of the Farm
Available
Available
From Farm to Market
Available
Available
Farming Through the Years
Available

Self-Guided Tour

Farmyard Visit

Groups take a self-guided tour of the farm. All animals pens have signs with information about their residents. Leaders set their own pace and focus.
Allow adequate time to visit the permanent exhibits in the Museum. Our Museum is a launching spot for your group to view the farm as a living exhibit.
The recommended time to allow for a visit is one hour.

Offered

Mondays and Tuesdays
Maximum – 150 people including chaperones, teachers and students.
Self-guided tours are by reservation only. Please contact Muscoot at 914-864-7286 to make your reservation. Fee

Based on size of group, please call for the exact price.