70 Satterlee St
Staten Island NY 10307

 (718) 887 - 9125

Programs Past and Upcoming

For more than a decade the Tottenville Historical Society has been presenting public exhibitions, programs, walking tours and informal discussion groups. 
(All programs are at the H.H. Biddle House, 70 Satterlee St., Conference House Park, unless noted.)

Family Secrets: The Kreischers (spring 2024)

A.C. Brown & Sons Shipyard


New York's Brick & Terra Cotta Industries

Art from the Heart


Alice's Garden
Terra cotta sculpture garden featuring antique architectural ornaments from Tottenville's Atlantic Terra Cotta Co. (side lawn).

Still Waters: Reflections of a Maritime Community
An exhibit celebrating the South Shore's maritime history and heritage, featuring the A.C. Brown & Sons Shipyard of Tottenville and spotlighting our recreational waterfront and more. Note location:  Rutan-Becket House, 6 Shore Rd. Open by chance or by appointment.

We offer highlights of some recent programs and events (click on the title to learn more):

The Great Fire of 1963 (2023) 
Heritage Trails of Conference House Park (2022)
Stitch in Time, the Cultural and Social Significance of Women's Handiwork (2021)

Reflections of a Maritime Community with Greg Rossel (2021)
Holiday Festival of Trees (2019) 
The CART, member-subscribed quarterly newsletter, December 2023
Main Street Pop Up Space: Main Street in Retrospect (2013) 
Tottenville Walking Tour  
9/11 Memorial Park and Clock (2011)
Tottenville Community Day with Blue Grass at Tottenville Library (2010)
Howat Ceramics, A Timeless Legacy (2009)
Rev. John L. Lenhart Memorial Plaque Dedication (2008)
Historic Yacht Returns to Tottenville (2007)
Tottenville's Terra Cotta Tradition (2006)