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Kingston Area History

Explore the Rich History of Kingston, NY and surrounding area

Kingston Happenings is proud to publish a collection of information about the history of the Kingston area. Our goal is to provide a comprehensive resource for residents, new and old, as well as visitors, who are interested in learning about the rich and diverse history of our community.

Our website includes a general outline of area history, a directory of museums and historical locations, and a listing of local history related events. We also feature articles of specific interest from local authors on an ongoing basis.

You can become a Kingston Area history buff by exploring all of these opportunities and going to our “Learn Our History” section  to learn all about our past by clicking here.     

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Upcoming History 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 [...]

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