Upcoming History Events and Museum Hours

Explore History in the Hudson Valley: Museums, Historic Sites & Events

Uncover the rich tapestry of the Hudson Valley through its museums, historic sites, and engaging events.

Immerse Yourself in History:

  • A Wealth of History: The Hudson Valley boasts a vibrant past, evident in its numerous museums and historic sites. From artifacts to architecture, these locations offer a window into different eras, from the Colonial period to the Industrial Age.
  • Discover at Your Pace: Whether you’re a local resident or a curious visitor, there’s something for everyone. Explore diverse destinations and delve into the region’s fascinating stories.
  • Unveiling the Past: Many museums and sites host ongoing lectures, classes, and demonstrations, providing unique opportunities to learn from experts and gain deeper insights into history.

Accessibility for All:

  • Inclusive Experiences: Explore history at an affordable price, with many venues offering free or low-cost admission, making historical exploration accessible to all.

Plan Your Visit:

  • Find Your Perfect Destination: Research museums and historic sites online to discover locations aligned with your interests, ensuring a fulfilling and educational experience.
  • Stay Informed: Check individual websites or contact venues directly for information on current exhibitions, events, and specific admission fees.

Start your journey into the past today and discover the captivating history of the Hudson Valley!

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This Week’s Events  and Museum Hours


Upcoming Events

Senate House State Historic Site

Senate House State Historic Site

Open April 17th – October 31st – Wednesday – Saturday 10am – 5pm, and Sunday 1pm – 5pm. Tours offered November 1st – Mid-April by [...]
Senate House State Historic Site

Senate House State Historic Site

Open April 17th – October 31st – Wednesday – Saturday 10am – 5pm, and Sunday 1pm – 5pm. Tours offered November 1st – Mid-April by [...]
Senate House State Historic Site

Senate House State Historic Site

Open April 17th – October 31st – Wednesday – Saturday 10am – 5pm, and Sunday 1pm – 5pm. Tours offered November 1st – Mid-April by [...]
Senate House State Historic Site

Senate House State Historic Site

Open April 17th – October 31st – Wednesday – Saturday 10am – 5pm, and Sunday 1pm – 5pm. Tours offered November 1st – Mid-April by [...]
Senate House State Historic Site

Senate House State Historic Site

Open April 17th – October 31st – Wednesday – Saturday 10am – 5pm, and Sunday 1pm – 5pm. Tours offered November 1st – Mid-April by [...]
Tales of the Titanic

Tales of the Titanic

Sat, Apr 27, 2024    
11:00 am-12:30 pm
Mark the 112th anniversary of the sinking by touring the home of Titanic ticket holders, Ogden and Ruth Mills. Reservations are required and payment is [...]
Tales of the Titanic

Tales of the Titanic

Sun, Apr 28, 2024    
11:00 am-12:30 pm
Mark the 112th anniversary of the sinking by touring the home of Titanic ticket holders, Ogden and Ruth Mills. Reservations are required and payment is [...]
Senate House State Historic Site

Senate House State Historic Site

Open April 17th – October 31st – Wednesday – Saturday 10am – 5pm, and Sunday 1pm – 5pm. Tours offered November 1st – Mid-April by [...]
Senate House State Historic Site

Senate House State Historic Site

Open April 17th – October 31st – Wednesday – Saturday 10am – 5pm, and Sunday 1pm – 5pm. Tours offered November 1st – Mid-April by [...]
Senate House State Historic Site

Senate House State Historic Site

Open April 17th – October 31st – Wednesday – Saturday 10am – 5pm, and Sunday 1pm – 5pm. Tours offered November 1st – Mid-April by [...]

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This Year’s ODC Graveyard Tours Will Give Voices to Women of Kingston’s Past

From Kingstonwire   This year’s Old Dutch Church cemetery tour will present the Burning of Kingston from a new perspective — through the eyes of five women who survived the 1777 catastrophe. The ninth season of the annual historic re-enactment in Uptown Kingston will run on every Saturday in October at 7 p.m. in the […]

The Burning of Kingston Returns

Burning of Kingston Returns This October

From Kingstonwire: The tramping of hobnailed boots and the boom of musketry will return to the Stockade District this fall as the city commemorates the 246th anniversary of the burning of Kingston by British forces during the Revolutionary War. The event — scheduled for the weekend of October 13-15 — will be the first commemoration […]

Help Create New Wurts Street Bridge Time Capsule This Weekend

From Kingstonwire This weekend city residents will have a chance to make their mark on history with The Time Capsule pop-up event at the Hudson River Maritime Museum. The interactive exhibit will give viewers a chance to check out the results of a months-long project to collect writings, photographs and artifacts — and make their […]

“Songs of the Irish Brigade” at the Matthewis Persen House Museum

Veterans in a New Field to Perform Civil War Songs at Matthewis Persen House The Ulster County Civil War Roundtable will present a concert by Veterans in a New Field on Saturday, June 10 at 2:00 PM at the Matthewis Persen House in Kingston. The event is free and open to the public. Veterans in […]

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