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Mesier Homestead and Museum Tour Day

Mesier Homestead and Museum will be open for volunteer-led guided tours on Sunday, May 19, 2019.

Come learn about the early history of the Mesier Homestead, beginning in 1741 when a Dutchman and his son settled here, built the first stone house in the village and developed mills along the Wappingers Creek.  Discover the story of Peter Mesier, a Tory loyalist, his store and the Wappingers Tea Party of 1777.  Explore the Victorian Era-styled rooms of the Homestead and their displays of local antiquities, and see a portion of our collection of Native American artifacts.

Tours are offered the 2nd Sunday of each month from 1pm-4pm. Special tours can be arranged for groups such as senior citizens, school groups or scout troops by calling 845-632-1281. 

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Date:Sunday, May 19th, 2019
Time:1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Contact Phone:(845) 632-1281
Contact Email:info@wappingershistoricalsociety.org
Contact URL:https://www.facebook.com/WappingersHistoricalSociety/
Location: Mesier Homestead and Museum
2 Spring Street
Wappingers Falls, NY 12590

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