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November 29, 2013

Thanksgiving Traditions at The Farmers' Museum

10:00AM 4:00PM

Discover how rural New Yorkers celebrated Thanksgiving in the 1840s at The Farmers' Museum in Cooperstown.See traditional Thanksgiving foods prepared over the open hearth.Ride the Empire State Carousel, or just enjoy a peaceful walk around the museum's historic village. You can also learn about unusual 19th-century digestive medicines as they are created at Dr. Thrall's Pharmacy. The blacksmith and printer will be practicing their trades too, just as they did in the 1840s.