Toy Tours

Wednesdays, March 3 or April 7 at 6:00pm Fridays, March 5 or April 9 at 6:00pm The Play at the Village exhibit is also open for self-guided tours on weekdays. Click here to schedule...

Village Egg Hunt

Friday, March 26, 3pm-7pm Saturday, March 27, 10am-4pm Hop on over for a physically distant ‘Egg’stra Special Day at the Village. Find all the buttons in the button field, make a bunny craft, play...

Niles-Barnard House Tours

Wednesday, May 5 at 6:00 pm Friday, May 7 at 6:00 pm This special tour of the Village will focus on the newly remodeled Niles-Barnard House and the three tales of Troy: early settlement...

Civil War Days – Family Edition

Friday, May 14, 3pm – 8pm Saturday, May 15, 10am – 3pm Sunday, May 16, 10am – 3pm Experience soldier and civilian life during the American Civil War through costumed interpretation, demonstrations, music, and...

Civil War Cemetery Tour

          Saturday, May 22, at 10:00 – 11:30 am Sunday, May 23, at 2:00 – 3:30 pm More than 150 years ago men from Troy took up the Union cause....

Family Program: Spies, Lies, and Mysteries

Available by appointment; contact YPD@thvmail.org to request a private program for your family/group. Moms, dads, and kids, we have a brand-new program at the Village: Spies, Lies, and Mysteries! Learn about some famous spies from...

Family History Concierge

Curious about your family’s history?  If you have roots in Troy, let our Family History Concierge help you discover your heritage and family connections to the area. How it works Drawing from the genealogy...

Mini-Workshops

Spring Mini-Workshops 30-90 minutes ǀ Families and Individuals ǀ Available upon request Make something new using old-time skills and materials. All supplies are included. Workshops are held indoors. Call 248-524-3598 or e-mail ypd@thvmail.org to...

Constitution Cafes

    Utilizing the Socratic Method of inquiry, engage in civil discourse to ‘create’ a new Constitution. Sponsored by Oakland County Bar Foundation. Due to limited space inside the Church, we now require advance registration for Constitution...

Walking Group

March 2021 FREE | Thursdays at 5:00 pm All ages and levels of fitness are welcome! Join us on Thursdays at 5:00pm to explore your community with a new route each week. Sign up to...

Grown-up Group Gathers

History Programs for Adult & Senior Groups Explore history with your group! Schedule a virtual or in-person Group Gather presentation for your next meeting, get-together, or resident activity. Choose a format: Virtual: ​​We can bring...

Blacksmithing Classes

Learn the art of blacksmithing in our historic Wagon Shop! Beginner and intermediate classes are offered in the spring, summer, and fall. Check back here for schedules and class descriptions or join our Blacksmithing email...

Teas for a Few

Join us each month—in person or online—for staff-led history talks on a variety of topics. Space is limited to ensure proper physical distancing. Masks are required for onsite programs. Note that in-person programs may be switched to...

Cheddar’s Preschool Story Time

Cheddar and his many cousins are devoted to helping kids learn about history. Cheddar loves to play, and frequently scurries around his childhood buildings. He also plans to travel, spreading the word about all...

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