History

Here in the Hudson River Valley, historic sites are a ubiquitous part of the Dutchess County Landscape. Not only can you step back in time, you can choose which time -- pre-Revolutionary war, early Quaker days, the Gilded Age, or the early 20th century and the era of Franklin D. Roosevelt.

 

Travel Itineraries

Spotlights

Halloween With a Historic Twist- Five "Haunted" Tours in Dutchess County, NY Don’t let Dutchess County’s beautiful fall foliage distract you from its spookier side! For centuries, local lore has told of haunted apparitions; in homes, graveyards, and even train stations.... Read More »
Step Back In Time at Locust Grove- Samuel Morse is Just the Beginning! By Amanda Guido Locust Grove in Poughkeepsie is truly a window to the past. Whether you are a history buff or not so much, there is something for everyone here. This 200-acre estate is home to a 40-room... Read More »
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Events

Sunday, Nov 11th, 2018 - 9:00 am- 5:00 pm - U.S National Parks Free Admission Day @ Eleanor Roosevelt, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Top Cottage & Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Sites Read More »
Saturday, Dec 8th, 2018 - 1:00 pm - Yuletide Tea at Wilderstein Historic Site Read More »

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