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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 10 September 2018
Garrett T
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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 5 September 2018
PCDoc54UT
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Hurricane, Utah
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Round Swamp Road, Old Bethpage, NY 11804
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 22 October 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
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 28 November 2015

We were very disappointed over the condition of this wonderful village.The buildings are in severe need of maintenance.Paint is peeling,Wood shingles are in bad shape and need a major replacement/painting.Very few animals around,and the condition of the stalls/pens was terrible.The furnished rooms had severe dust...More

10  Thank chaser1
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Reviewed 10 September 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 5 September 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 13 August 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 31 July 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 27 June 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 21 May 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 5 March 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 22 October 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 17 September 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 8 June 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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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.
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22 March 2016|
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Yes, they are open rain or shine, hot or chilly. Have fun.
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