Holland Land Office Museum’s Heroes of History Summer Program returns |

HLOM brings back the heroes of history program

BATAVIA – The Holland Land Office Museum announces the return of its History Heroes summer program from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturdays. The dates are July 24, August 14, August 21, August 28, and September 4. The theme is “Having fun in the roaring twenties”, learning about the different aspects of life 100 years ago.

“Join us to learn more about the 1920s! Dance, sing, read, play, create, explore and learn a bit of history, ”museum officials said in a press release. “The program will explore many facets of the era through many creative and interactive activities, and includes daily field walks around Batavia.”

The program is open to children aged 7 to 12 and is limited to 16 participants per day. Registration is available for each individual day or for all five. Admission is $ 10 per child with discounts for multiple children and museum members.

The program includes a September 4th excursion to the Arcade & Attica Railroad, which has a $ 20 entry.

Registration forms are available on the museum’s website www.hollandoffice.com, on the Facebook page, or by contacting the museum at (585) 343-4727.

Masks and social distancing requirements are mandatory. Lunches are available for participants.

This project is made possible by funds from the Decentralization Program, a program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature and administered by GO ART !

Gregory M. Roy