All There is to Experience in: Amenia and Wassaic

Derived from the Latin word “amoena,” meaning “pleasant to the eye,” Amenia boasts bucolic, scenic views and access to the Harlem Valley Rail Trail. Book an overnight stay at Troutbeck in Amenia’s hamlet of Leedsville, and you’ll understand why it was a home to romantics, naturalists, humanists and poets for centuries. Visit the Wassaic Project, in the hamlet of Wassaic, which presents contemporary art inside the renovated, seven-story Maxon Mills grain elevator. Take-in a nightly, first-run, double feature on the big screen at Four Brothers Drive-In Theater, with car hop delivery of tasty eats made with local ingredients.


Features the Open Studio Tour, a community-based, artist centered, public art project. ArtEast aims to bring attention to, and highlight, the arts and artist activity in eastern Dutchess County. Mediu...

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Four Brothers Drive-In Theatre

Don’t miss out on a night a fun at this unique drive-in style theatre for premium entertainment, located in the quaint town of Amenia. Drive-in features first run films with double features, digital...

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The Wassaic Project

Contemporary art inside Maxon Mills, a converted historic seven-story former wood crib grain elevator. Hosting festivals, community events and year-round artist residencies, this Harlem Valley jewel...

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Wethersfield Estate & Gardens

Tour the gardens and Georgian-style colonial brick residence, built in 1939 and the epitome of a country gentleman's estate in Amenia. The property of 1,000 acres of beautiful rolling hills includes a...

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World Peace Sanctuary

Visit the 154-acre grounds of the World Peace Sanctuary where more than 200,000 Peace Poles have been dedicated in nearly every country on Earth, through an initiative begun by the World Peace Prayer ...

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