Uptown Stockade District


    The Senate House
    312 Fair Street
    Kingston NY 12401

    When you can almost feel the warmth of the hearth and hear the fife and drum… you know you have arrived to Kingston’s Senate House! The Senate House’s “in the moment” colonial lead tours transports museumgoers into another time and place. The first New York State Senate met here in September and October 1777 when […]

    Volunteer Firemen’s Hall & Museum
    265 Fair St.
    Kingston NY 12401

     Housed in the 1857 Wiltwyck Fire Station, it is a wonderful example of the evolution of a firehouse from the operation of horse-drawn equipment to the operation of late twentieth century fire equipment. The Kingston Fire Department can trace its origin back to 1754 when a fire engine was ordered from England. The hours of […]