Hands-on Heritage ! 'Summer's Bounty'

Time to plant that garden, churn some butter, tend to the animals and learn about strawberries.

Admission $8 Members $6 5 and under Free


Sunday, June 26th

11:00-4:00PM

History Camp for Kids - for Kids grade 4-7

Monday - Friday July 18-22

10:00 - 4:00PM

Fifth through seventh graders experience five full days of life in the early 1800's on a historic Western New York homestead. Help with daily chores; participate in an archaeological dig; play historic games; learn local Native American culture; interact with re-enactors from the Revolutionary War & the War of 1812; take a nature walk; learn historic trades; prepare and enjoy a meal cooked over an open fire & much more. $200 per child

Call Suzanne Jacobs at 716 681-5494 or email sjacobs@hullfamilyhome.com


Hands-on Heritage! 'Star Spangled Celebration' CANCELLED Sunday - July 24th

NOTE: NO SPECIAL ACTIVITIES PLANNED FOR THAT DAY - However the home will be open from 11-4 PM


Admission $8 Members $6 5 and under Free



Petpalooza Sunday July 31

Noon- 4 PM

Animal adoption event with vendors, huge basket raffle, Krolicks Chicken BBQ. All proceeds to benefit Saving Mill Animals Resource Team (SMART) and the Hull Family Home & Farmstead. For information contact Jeanette at 716 681-3966 or jcdickinson66@yahoo.com



Hands-on Heritage! 'Lazy Days of Summer' Sunday - August 14

11:00- 4:00PM

Roll some dough, prepare peaches for a cobbler, weave a Lucette, spin a bit of yarn, and maybe create a charade or two.

Admission $8 Members $6 5 and under Free


Annual Hull Family Home & Farmstead Fundraiser Saturday, August 20th


New Location ! – This year guests will be invited to the historic Hull House for our biggest fundraiser of the year - to participate in period games, explore the home of Warren & Polly Hull - inside and out - at your leisure and then retire to Joseph's Banquet Center for fine fare, drinks & desserts a-plenty. As well as our basket raffle, music, dancing and live auction! Plenty of food and fun for all - and a few surprises! 4 PM - 10PM

Ticket price $65 Members $55 Call 716 837-0893 for reservations


Living History Lecture Series - Civil War Medicine Sunday August 28 1:00 PM

Presented By Civil War Enthusiast and Reenactor John Potera

Admission $12 Members $10 Please Call 716 837-0893 to make your reservation.


Living History Lecture Series - People of the War of 1812 - With a Focus on Western New York

Sunday - Sept. 4th 1 PM

Presented by Noted Author Richard Barbuto

Admission $12 Members $10 Please Call 716 837-0893 to make your reservation.


Pig 'n Pint Fundraiser CANCELLED

Friday - September 16

This unique event is a major fundraiser, with sumptuous beer BBQ & local brewery beer tasting. Basket raffles & rousing music. A wonderful way to spend a late Summer evening in our backyard with friends and family & support the historic home of a Revolution War Soldier – the Hull Family Home & Farmstead. Reservations open August 1. Call 716 579-2666


Hands-on Heritage! 'Back to School'


Talk to the tune of the hickory stick, get those numbers correct on the slate board, try your hand at writing with a quill, and help stock the root cellar – winter is coming!

Admission $8 Members $6 5 and under Free



Sunday, September 18th

11:00-4:00 PM





Living History Lecture Series - Historical Society of Early American Decoration

A Presentation of the Art and Skills of the Era That Produced the Works We Appreciate Today

Sunday, September 25 1 PM

Admission $12 Members $10

Meet Our Past - A Focus on Black History Sunday October 9

Hear the compelling stories of Sojourner Truth - Harriet Tubman - Hull's Daughter & Abolitionist Sophia Hull - Frederick Douglass - Ida B. Wells

By Reservation only. Reservations open September 1st First tour at 2:00 PM

Admission $16 Members $14 Call 716 579-2666 for reservations

Hands-on Heritage! "Happy Harvest" Sunday, October 16

11:00-4:00 PM

Cook over the open fire, get photographed in our vintage carriage, try your hand at tin-punching, and celebrate the harvesting season with some a-maize-ingly corny games.

Admission $8 Members $6 5 and under Free




Christmas Tea -

Sunday, December 5th

Begin the Christmas Season with a delightful afternoon with family and friends. Enjoy tasty holiday treats with festive decor and warm hospitality. After tea, tour the historic house right next door. Two seatings - 11:00 AM and 2:00 PM

By Reservation Only Call (716) 579-2666 $30 per person. Note: Reservations Open November 1st