A place of discovery with a touch of old Flushing! The former home of a German immigrant family, the Voelker Orth reflects life in the 19th and 20th century. The garden contains plants that were favorites of the Victorian times and attract birds and butterflies. The museum offers a variety of family programs and educational science/nature workshops for K-6 school and camp groups throughout the year. Rental space available for parties! Visit our website for upcoming crafts workshops and the schedule for the monthly Saturday morning Storybook Discovery series.
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