143 Hendrickson Ave. Valley Stream, NY 516-872-4159
The restored home circa 1840 was owned by Robert Pagan, a Scottish farmer who named Valley Stream. Aviation artifacts from Curtis Airfield, formerly located at the site of Green Acres Mall. The country store and the oldest gas station in the county are on the property. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the home is operated by the Valley Stream Historical SocietyHours: Tours are conducted 1-4 p.m. Sun.; groups by appointment. Closed on major holidays.