Blacksmithing Classes

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

Candlelight Tours

Offered Wednesday, December 9 & Wednesday, December 16 from 6:00 – 7:30pm See the Village in a whole new light! Join a cozy, staff-led small group candlelight tour of our Celebration of Light Exhibit...

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...

Cocoa & Crafts with Santa

   Sponsored by:     Saturday, December 12, 10:00am – 5:30 pm Sunday, December 13, 11:00am – 4:30 pm    Make a memory this year: write and deliver a wish list to Santa, listen to Mr. and Mrs....

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...

Family Field Trips

Are you missing going on field trips to the Troy Historic Village? Bring your family and a few of your classmates to enjoy some of our most popular field trip activities in socially distanced, small-group settings. A...

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...

Family Program: Spies, Lies, and Mysteries

Friday January 22, 6:30 – 8:30 pm Other dates available by appointment; contact akonieczny@thvmail.org to request a private program for your family/group. Moms, dads, and kids, we have a brand-new program coming to the...

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...

Midwinter Open House

Monday, February 15th Tuesday, February 16th 10AM – 3PM Spend your Midwinter Break with us at the Village! Take a self-guided tour of our new “Play at the Village” Exhibit, plus try out old-time...

Mini-Workshops

60-90 minutes ǀ Limit: 8-10 guests ǀ Families & Individuals Make something new using old-time skills and materials!  Join us for socially-distanced, small group format mini-workshops. All supplies are included. Call or scroll to...

Teas for a Few

Our monthly Thursday Teas at Two series is on pause this summer while social distancing is in effect. In the meantime, we invite you to register for these socially distanced, small-group format history talks—instead of...

Walking Group

Thursdays, April – October: 6:00 pm (November – March: 5:00 pm) | FREE Masks are recommended but not required for this outdoor, socially-distanced activity. Come walk with us! Thursday evening walks are: FREE to...

Zoom with Santa in 2020!

If visiting Santa isn’t in your comfort zone for 2020, you can Zoom with Santa! Based on information that you provide when you register, Santa will tailor every 10-minute call to each child, greeting...

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