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Old Bethpage Village Restoration

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Had a great day with the kids here. Beautiful and scenic. Transport back in time to the Long Island... read more

Reviewed September 9, 2018
Garrett T
Williston Park, New York
Great way to spend a few hours in olden days

Very well preserved and presented village showing how life was back in the past on Long Island... read more

Reviewed September 4, 2018
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Round Swamp Road, Old Bethpage, NY 11804
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Reviewed September 9, 2018

Had a great day with the kids here. Beautiful and scenic. Transport back in time to the Long Island colonial era, before the current third-world invasion.

1  Thank Garrett T
Reviewed September 4, 2018

Very well preserved and presented village showing how life was back in the past on Long Island. They have taken a selection of period homes, businesses and other buildings and created a village complete with working blacksmith, farm, schoolhouse and many other things, and stocked...More

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Reviewed August 12, 2018

There are 2 Escape the Rooms, we did the "easier" one, which was the Haunted theme. DEFINITELY CREEPY!! it's multiple rooms, not just one, which made it even better! The puzzles you need to decipher were difficult, very impressive! We went with 4 adults and...More

3  Thank keepnposted
Reviewed July 30, 2018

Visited Old Bethpage Village when I was a kid, and returned 30 years later with my family. The kids enjoyed it, as well as we adults. It's charming, not too big, but spread out enough to feel like it's a nice retreat from the surrounding...More

Thank Chiquita15
Reviewed June 27, 2018

If you go on a weekend when activities are going on, you could easily spend 3-5 hours here. Aside from visiting all the historic buildings, you can watch and talk to reenactors, watch a battle reenactment, watch an old time baseball game, or take photos...More

Thank StonewallBrigade
Reviewed May 20, 2018

very muddy field but the event for the weekend was well received. The living historians were well prepared on the what they were showing to the hundreds of people ( use of tanks, guns, vehicles, other weapons of the period ). Not exactly an event...More

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Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

Colonial Williamsburg on a small scale. Perfect for a day trip. It gets Hot in the summer! Each house Takes you back in time As volunteers in period dress explain life In the 18th Century

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Reviewed October 21, 2017

I can remember first going to Old Bethpage over 40 years ago through a grade school field trip, then several times over the next 4 decades as a day date with my then girlfriend, afterwards with my new wife and then several times with my...More

6  Thank Steve T
Reviewed September 16, 2017

while it held the interest of those attending, faithful followers found too much to question. Is the point of the fair to allow guests to enjoy how things were, or what they have become ? Did the circa Civil War era fairs really have petting...More

Thank cvlwargnl
Reviewed June 7, 2017 via mobile

in Nassau County. Restored county houses and other structures, like church and school, from the past century together with re-enactors gave visitors a feel how is it to live in the past without electricity and present day convenience. This attraction totally reminds me of Colonial...More

1  Thank Sh1nyT0p
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kimberly m
August 23, 2017|
Response from Fran727 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are picnic tables at OBVR. We left our food (in a cooler) in our car, and then ate lunch a few hours after arriving.
March 21, 2016|
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Response from nothumdrum | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they are open rain or shine, hot or chilly. Have fun.