Historic Longstreet Farm

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Longstreet Farm's mission is to promote an appreciation for Monmouth County farm life at the end of the 19th century, preserving historic structures and practices through interpretive programs and tours. Livestock are an important component of this mission. The sights, sounds, and smells of rural Monmouth County in the 1890s have been re-created on 9 acres at Historic Longstreet Farm in Holmdel Park, Holmdel. Interpreters in period dress show both daily and seasonal agricultural and domestic activities. Jonathan was the great-grandson of Hendrick Longstreet and managed what is now Historic Longstreet Farm in the 1890s, the time period represented today by the living history site. He inherited the farm in 1911 from his aunt, Mary Ann Longstreet.

Monmouth County Park System Parks Historic Longstreet Farm
Monmouth County Park System Parks Historic Longstreet Farm

Longstreet Farm is a living history farm in Holmdel, New Jersey. The farm is only 9 of 618 acres within Holmdel Park. The park received 830,643 visitors, while Longstreet Farm received 90,867 visitors. It is operated by the Monmouth County Park System. Historic Longstreet Farm, located within Holmdel Park, is maintained as a living historical farm with the purpose of interpreting the agricultural activities in Monmouth County's rural past. This interpretation includes the breeds of animals and crops raised at this site in the 1890s. Historic Longstreet Farm Holmdel, NJ. www.MonmouthCountyParks.com. Welcome to Longstreet Farm. This 9-acre living history farm, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, offers a first-hand experi-ence of daily life and farming practices in the 1890s. Watch as staff in historic clothing plow, plant, harvest, See 51 photos and 3 tips from 365 visitors to Historic Longstreet Farm. "Highlight of the day, milk a cow."

Monmouth County Park System Parks Historic Longstreet Farm
Monmouth County Park System Parks Historic Longstreet Farm

Historic Longstreet Farm - Holmdel 2020 Update: Historic Longstreet Farm is open! Memorial Day through Labor Day, the farm will be open from 9 am - 5 pm. Masks are required in all park buildings and outdoors when social distancing cannot be maintained. The Longstreet Farm is a living history farm that recreates agricultural life of the 1890s. Interpreters dress in period costume and perform typical year round farming and domestic actives including seasonal planting and harvesting of crops and raising livestock. The farm is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Use our event submission form.Saturday, February 13 - Holmdel, Monmouth CountyCutting, Splitting and HewingAdult EventWood heated the farmer three times - once when they gathered the wood, once when the split the wood, and final time when they burned the wood. On Saturday, visit Historic Longstreet Farm in Holmdel...

Monmouth County Park System Parks Historic Longstreet Farm
Monmouth County Park System Parks Historic Longstreet Farm

The Historic Longstreet Farm is a living history farm that recreates the agricultural life of the 1890s. Interpreters dress in period costumes and perform typical year-round farming and domestic actives, including seasonal planting and harvesting crops and raising livestock. The farm is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Longstreet Farm is interpreted as a living historical farm. The Trust grant helped fund restoration of the farm's rare Dutch barn, one of the few remaining in the State, including replacement of the roof with wood shingles, removing and closing all non-historic openings and restoring original windows and doors. About Historic Longstreet Farm The sights, sounds, and smells of rural Monmouth County in the 1890s have been re-created on nine acres at Historic Longstreet Farm in Holmdel Park. The site is maintained as a living historical farm with the purpose of interpreting the agricultural activities in Monmouth County's rural past.

Monmouth County Park System Parks Historic Longstreet Farm
Monmouth County Park System Parks Historic Longstreet Farm

Landmarks & Historical Buildings in Holmdel, NJ Historic Longstreet Farm, located within Holmdel Park, is maintained as a living historical farm with the purpose of interpreting the agricultural activities in Monmouth County's rural past. This interpretation includes the breeds of animals and crops raised at this site in the 1890s. For your safety, as well as the safety of the animals, we ask that you do not touch the animals. December 17 & 18 from 12-3 p.m. Historic Longstreet Farm, Holmdel NJ Come to Longstreet Farm and enjoy an old- fashioned Victorian Christmas. Children can visit with Santa, then take a walk to the farmhouse and have a cup of cider. Be sure to bring your camera. See link below for more info.

An Autumn View Of Historic Longstreet Farm In Holmdel Park In Stock Photo Picture And Royalty Free Image Image 29219182
An Autumn View Of Historic Longstreet Farm In Holmdel Park In Stock Photo Picture And Royalty Free Image Image 29219182
Monmouth County Park System Activities Longstreet Farm
Monmouth County Park System Activities Longstreet Farm
Historic Longstreet Farm 44 Longstreet Road Holmdel Nj 07733
Historic Longstreet Farm 44 Longstreet Road Holmdel Nj 07733
Historic Longstreet Farm Photography Location Photography Magazine Extra
Historic Longstreet Farm Photography Location Photography Magazine Extra
Historic Longstreet Farm At Holmdel Park Monmouth County Parks Playgrounds Jersey Family Fun
Historic Longstreet Farm At Holmdel Park Monmouth County Parks Playgrounds Jersey Family Fun
A Panoramic View Of The Barnyard At The Historic Longstreet Farm Stock Photo Picture And Royalty Free Image Image 4579310
A Panoramic View Of The Barnyard At The Historic Longstreet Farm Stock Photo Picture And Royalty Free Image Image 4579310
Monmouth County Park System Parks Historic Longstreet Farm
Monmouth County Park System Parks Historic Longstreet Farm
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Nj S Living History Farms Old Fashioned Farm Fun For Families Mommypoppins Things To Do In New Jersey With Kids
Historic Longstreet Farm 44 Longstreet Road Holmdel Nj 07733
Historic Longstreet Farm 44 Longstreet Road Holmdel Nj 07733
Monmouth County Park System Activities Harvest Home Festival
Monmouth County Park System Activities Harvest Home Festival
Holmdel Park Historic Longstreet Farm Farm Park Historical
Holmdel Park Historic Longstreet Farm Farm Park Historical

During the pandemic, residents are increasingly taking advantage of the 619-acre Holmdel Park, which includes Historic Longstreet Farm, a re-created 19th-century farm with an arboretum, a fishing ... Date/Time February 20, 2021 to February 20, 2021 12:00 PM until 02:30 PM Description Visit Historic Longstreet Farm, Holmdel, for an informal session on hand-sewing basics - learn five basic stitches, easy mending techniques, or bring a project with you to work on as we converse. You can borrow our sundries or bring your own. […] Historic Longstreet Farm Longstreet Farm and Holmdel Park are one of the best places in Monmouth County to do cozy family portrait sessions . Families can have fun wandering the grounds, watching animals, petting some animals and playing in the giant field or at the lake.