The Farmers’ Museum in Cooperstown has announced Sugaring Off Sundays, set for every Sunday in March, 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31, from 8:30 am to 2 pm. Breakfasts will be held from 8:30 am to 1 pm, with other activities from 9 am to 2 pm.
At Sugaring Off Sundays, visitors can print their own maple recipe in our Middlefield Print Shop, learn how cooking utensils are made in the museum’s Peleg Field Blacksmith Shop, see maple lozenges made in Dr. Thrall’s Pharmacy, participate in crafts in Filer’s Corners Schoolhouse, hop on a horse-pulled wagon ride (11:30 am to 1:30 pm, weather permitting), watch maple cakes made on the wood stove in Bump Tavern, take a spin on the Empire State Carousel, participate in maple tree tapping, see maple sugaring demonstrations and more.
All attendees get a full pancake breakfast. Admission is $10 (adults 13+); $9 (museum members); $6 (children 7-12); $5 (museum members 7-12); $3 (children 3-6); and free for children 2 and under. Admission includes full breakfast. No reservations are required. Museum shops will be open.
The Farmers’ Museum is located at 5775 State Hwy. 80, Lake Road, Cooperstown. For more information including a full schedule, click here.