Historic Sites & Museums

Discover the Rich Past of Dutchess County Scene

Historic sites are a ubiquitous part of the Hudson River Valley.  Step back in a time to the pre-Revolutionary war era, the early Quaker days, the Gilded Age, or the early 20th century and Roosevelt era.  Apart from historical sites aplenty, a larger-than-life aircraft collection, an educational children's museum and other await you.

Did you know?  New York State has harbored centuries of spooky events that can't be explained.  Be sure to visit the Dutchess County sites on the Haunted History Trail.  Learn the unique history of each of our vibrant communities and historical jewels with the Dutchess County Passport.

In the Spotlight

The sun is shining, and the weather is warming up. This Memorial Day weekend is shaping up to be a great one, with many fun and patriotic events planned right here in Dutchess County. Here is a sampling of family-friendly activities to make your Memorial Day weekend memorable. Stormville Airport Flea Market, Stormville Hunt for...

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