Historic Remedies Weekend at The Farmers' Museum
Farmers' Museum - Cooperstown, NY
Learn about patent medicines and ingredients to make home remedies, take a workshop on medicinal vinegar or tea, and tour the herb garden with an expert. Roll up your sleeves and make your own herbal sachet, or grind herbs to be used to prepare medicine. In the blacksmith shop, watch laboratory equipment take shape. Life in 1845 continues throughout the museum’s historic village and farmstead. Don’t miss the Empire State Carousel, the museum you can ride, and the Children’s Barnyard with its baby sheep, goats, and other animals. Free- $12.