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Address: 14919 38th Ave, Flushing, NY 11354-4839
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+1 718-359-6227
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Wed 13:00 - 16:00
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Quirky Little House Museum with an Excellent Garden

I visited this little house museum as part of a Queens House Museum Tour organized during the first week of December by Flushing Town Hall. It was a delightfully quirky little... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 15 September 2016
Forest Hills, New York
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Forest Hills, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

I visited this little house museum as part of a Queens House Museum Tour organized during the first week of December by Flushing Town Hall. It was a delightfully quirky little house that really felt like a home. I would recommend visiting in warm weather so one can enjoy the gardens more. They seemed to be buzzing with life even... More 

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Manhasset, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2014

We were looking for something local and small to visit on a Sunday afternoon with only a couple of hours to spare. The NYT had written about the house and gardens a couple of weeks before. 6 of us decided to visit it, and we were all pleased. The tour was fun, but the gardens are what is worth the... More 

5 Thank Lee T
flushing, ny
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2013

Picturesque, peaceful place for birds, flowers. Ideal for special occasions like weddings with it's Victorian setting. Great for photographers & lovers of nature with the seasonal floral displays. Recommend the house tour at least once to learn about the family who donated the site

2 Thank jm g
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2013 via mobile

I went in the spring time and most recently Dec. I went to a wreath making class and paid almost nothing and all the supplies are included. It was so festive...during the spring I sat in the garden and had a very detailed house tour with the most wonderful knowledgeable and dedicated volunteers. (forget to mention how beautiful the house... More 

3 Thank grufdee
Astoria, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2012

It's a slice of Queens history in our backyard. We'll go back in spring and summer for the seasons' activities.

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