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Albany County Historical Association & Ten Broeck Mansion

Albany, New York

The 209-year-old Ten Broeck Mansion is the headquarters of the Albany County Historical...
Alice T. Miner Museum

Chazy, New York

Visitors can tour three floors of period rooms containing furnishings and artwork of the...
Bannerman Castle Trust

Fishkill, New York

David Bannerman purchased the island from the Taft family in 1900 as a safe storage site...
Battle Of Plattsburgh Center And War Of 1812 Museum

Plattsburgh, New York

The Battle of Plattsburgh Association runs the Battle of Plattsburgh Interpretive Center...
Bear Mountain Bridge And Tollhouse

Camp Smith, New York

As the oldest of NYSBA’s bridges, Bear Mountain Bridge was the first vehicular...
Bennington Battle Monument

Bennington, Vermont

Soaring more than 300 feet above the lovely streets of Old Bennington, a striking stone...
Bennington Battlefield

Eagle Bridge, New York

At this site, New Hampshire, Vermont and Massachusetts militia under General John Stark...
Bennington Museum

Bennington, Vermont

The 28,000-square-foot museum, which owns more than 60,000 artifacts from southern...
Boscobel House & Gardens

Garrison, New York

Boscobel is situated on a bluff on the east bank of the Hudson River opposite the United...
Bronck Museum

Coxsackie, New York

The home that Bronck built in 1663 is the oldest home in upstate New York. The complex...
Brookside Museum & Saratoga County Historical Society

Ballston Spa, New York

The museum contributes to the cultural life and prosperity of the county by preserving...
Bull Stone House

Campbell Hall, New York

Built in 1722, the house was once home to William Bull, a stonemason builder, and his...
Burden Ironworks Museum

Troy, New York

An exhibit on Greater Troy's industrial history is housed in the former office of the...
Caramoor Center For Music And The Arts

Katonah, New York

The Rosen House, built around a central courtyard, is the former summer home of Caramoor'...
Champlain Valley Transportation Museum

Plattsburgh, New York

Located on the grounds of the former Plattsburgh Air Force Base, the museum contains...
Chapman Historical Museum

Glens Falls, New York

Located in the 1865 Victorian Delong House, the museum focuses on the history of Glens...
Chimney Point

Addison, Vermont

Chimney Point on Lake Champlain in Vermont is one of the earliest, mostly intensely...
Clermont State Historic Site

Germantown, New York

Clermont became the home of the historic Livingston family in 1728 when Robert Livingston...
Constitution Island

Highland Falls, New York

In 1778, less than halfway through the Revolutionary War, the Americans were able to...
Crailo State Historic Site

Renesselaer, New York

This museum depicts colonial New Netherland history in the upper Hudson Valley....
Crown Point State Historic Site

Crown Point, New York

During the French and Indian War, Ft. Fredric served as a critical French Bastion...
Delaware & Hudson Canal Museum

High Falls, New York

Nearly 4,000 artifacts maps, models, paintings, and documents relating to the canal...
Destroyer Escort Historical Museum: Uss Slater

Albany, New York

Moored on the Hudson River in Albany, New York, the USS Slater has undergone an extensive...
Dewint House

Tappan, New York

George Washington was invited to stay at the home by the DeWint family, first during...
Edward Hopper House Art Center

Nyack, New York

The house of Edward Hopper’s youth was built in 1858 by the artist's maternal...
Eleanor Roosevelt National Historic Site (val Kill Cottage)

Hyde Park, New York

Eleanor Roosevelt chose Val-Kill for her retreat, her office, her home, and her "...
Ellis Island National Monument

New York, New York

Opened on January 1, 1892, Ellis Island became the nation's premier federal immigration...
Empire State Railway Museum

Phoenicia, New York

Visitors can tour the inside of a Delaware and Hudson Railway baggage car, or view the...
Essex County Historical Society & Adirondack History Center Museum

Elizabethtown, New York

Through its museum, research library, and public programs, the society seeks to provide...
Fasny Museum Of Firefighting

Hudson, New York

At the 51st State Firemen's Convention held in Hudson in 1923, a resolution signed by the...
Fort Lee Historic Park

Fort Lee, New York

In the southern portion of the Historic Park, winding paths lead past a reconstructed...
Fort Montgomery State Historic Site

Fort Montgomery, New York

Visitors today can tour the remains of the 14-acre fortification, perched on a cliff...
Fort Ticonderoga

Ticonderoga, New York

Exhibits at the fort depict the natural and strategic geography of the historic landscape...
Fort William Henry Museum

Lake George, New York

Site of the infamous "Fort William Henry Massacre," the reconstructed fort displays...
Gomez Mill House

Marlboro, New York

In 1714, Luis Moses Gomez, who had fled from the Spanish inquisition, purchased 6,000...
Governors Island

New York, New York

Over the years, the island has served as the backdrop for a number of historic events. In...
Grant Cottage State Historic Site

Gansevoort, New York

It was in Joseph W. Drexel's Adirondack cottage that General Ulysses S. Grant died of...
Hart Cluett House

Troy, New York

The marble-faced structure known as the Hart-Cluett House is one of the finest intact...
Hill Hold Museum

Campbell Hall, New York

This museum depicts what life was like on a Hudson Valley farm in the 1830's. Hill-Hold...
Historic Cherry Hill

Albany, New York

In April of 1963 when Emily Rankin, the last surviving family member, passed away, the...
Historic Speedwell

Morristown, New Jersey

Today, seven-and-a-half acres of the mid 19th-century original estate remain and contain...
Historical Society Of Rockland County

New City, New York

Comprised of four structures, a 7,200-square-foot museum of Rockland history and three...
Home Of Franklin D. Roosevelt National Historic Site (springwood)

Hyde Park, New York

"All that is within me cries out to go back to my home on the Hudson River"...
Hudson Athens Lighthouse

Athens, New York

Construction was begun in early 1873, and the lighthouse was completed and put into...
Hudson River Maritime Museum

Kingston, New York

With a collection comprised of paintings, prints, photographs, vessel blueprints,...
Hudson River Museum & Glenview Mansion

Yonkers, New York

Contemporary collections spill into the 15,000-square-foot addition. The Andrus...
Hudson River Valley National Heritage Area

Albany, New York

Revolutionary War stories, famous residences, scenic parks and gardens, and landscape...
Hyde Collection

Glens Falls, New York

The Museum offers a world class collection of objects that span the history of western...
Hyde Log Cabin

Grand Isle, Vermont

This one-and-a half story structure was built by Jedediah Hyde, Jr. circa 1783. Made of...
Irish American Heritage Museum

East Durham, New York

The museum develops and presents exhibitions and sponsors activities to educate Irish...
Iroquois Indian Museum

Howes Cave, New York

Located in a building inspired by the traditional longhouse, the museum contains a vast...
John Brown Farm State Historic Site

Lake Placid, New York

Radical abolitionist John Brown and his two sons purchased the 244-acre farm in 1849,...
Kykuit The John D. Rockefeller Estate

Tarrytown, New York

Kykuit is a preeminent Hudson Valley landmark. For architecture, remarkable gardens, art...
Lake Champlain Maritime Museum

Vergennes, Vermont

Focusing on the maritime history and nautical archaeology of the Champlain Valley, the...
Lyndhurst

Tarrytown, New York

Overlooking the Hudson River in Tarrytown NY is Lyndhurst, one of America's finest Gothic...
Manitoga & The Russel Wright Design Center

Garrison, New York

In the 1930s, 40s and 50s, the signature on a set of dinnerware or piece of furniture...
Marcella Sembrich Opera Museum

Bolton Landing, New York

The Museum is filled with memorabilia of an international operatic career spanning over...
Martin Van Buren National Historic Site

Kinderhook, New York

Van Buren was preeminent among the second generation of American politicians. As eighth...
Merchant's House Museum

New York, New York

Complete with the family’s original furnishings and personal possessions, the house...
Morris Jumel Mansion

New York, New York

During the decade before the Revolutionary War, the Georgian house, with its monumental...
Morristown National Historic Park

Morristown, New Jersey

The adjacent museum contains two museum galleries featuring a 25-minute film on 18th-...
Mount Independence

Orwell, Vermont

During that historic summer, 12,000 soldiers built a massive fort to defend against an...
Museum Village

Monroe, New York

Museum Village was the vision of Roscoe William Smith, an electrical engineer,...
National Museum Of Racing And Hall Of Fame

Saratoga Springs, New York

Located directly across from the Saratoga Race Course, home to the oldest thoroughbred...
New Windsor Cantonment State Historic Site

Vails Gate, New York

In October 1782, General George Washington moved his army to New Windsor to establish...
New York Historical Society

New York, New York

Founded in 1804, the New York Historical Society's holdings cover four centuries of...
Oakwood Cemetery

Troy, New York

Visitors can also explore the preserved 19th-century Victorian gatehouses and gothic...
Olana State Historic Site

Greenport, New York

Built high on a hill near Hudson, New York between 1870 and 1891, then as now, Olana...
Old '76 House

Tappan, New York

This great tavern has accommodated guests on various occasions, including the Continental...
Old Fort House Museum

Fort Edward, New York

The house museum, originally the 1772 home of Patrick Smyth, has been open to the public...
Philipsburg Manor

Tarrytown, New York

Cross the bridge over the river into Philipsburg Manor and step back in time. It's 1750,...
Pleshakov Piano Museum

Hunter, New York

Visitors can enjoy time with the hosts at the museum, internationally acclaimed duo...
Rogers Island Visitors Center

Fort Edward, New York

From 1756 to 1759, Rogers Island was used as a training ground for Major Robert Rogers,...
Saratoga National Historical Park

Stillwater, New York

Here in the autumn of 1777 American forces met, defeated and forced a major British army...
Saratoga Spa State Park

Saratoga Springs, New York

Saratoga Spa State Park, distinguished by its classical architecture and listed as a...
Saratoga Springs History Museum

Saratoga Springs, New York

The historical Society also fosters public education and chronicles the story of Saratoga...
Saugerties Light

Saugerties, New York

Completed in 1869 at the mouth of Esopus Creek, the Coast Guard lighthouse was abandoned...
Schuyler Mansion

Albany, New York

Philip Schuyler and his wife, Catharine Van Rensselaer, descended from affluent and...
Shaker Museum And Library

Old Chatham, New York

The museum celebrates Columbia County's strong heritage of Shakers, an 18th century...
Shelburne Museum

Shelburne, Vermont

More than 150,000 works of art are on display on the 45-acre museum campus, spread...
Skene Manor

Whitehall, New York

In 1874 New York Supreme Court Judge Joseph Potter built the three-story Victorian gothic...
Skenesborough Museum

Whitehall, New York

The Skenesborough Museum concentrates on the history of the area, along with a focus the...
Sleepy Hollow Cemetery

Tarrytown, New York

Founded in 1849 as the Tarrytown Cemetery, the town posthumously honored Washington...
South Street Seaport Museum

New York, New York

The South Street Seaport Museum preserves and interprets the history of New York City as...
Southeast Museum

Brewster, New York

Exhibits throughout the museum include the early American Circus, the Harlem Line...
Staatsburgh State Historic Site

Staatsburg, New York

Staatsburgh, is a New York State Historic Site located within the boundaries of Mills-...
Stony Point Battlefield State Historic Site

Stony Point, New York

Sir Henry Clinton, commander of the British forces in America, attempted to coerce...
Submerged Heritage Preserve Program

Lake George, New York

Marked by buoys and open to divers are seven of the 900 bateaux used during the British...
Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace National Historic Site

Manhatten, New York

Theodore Roosevelt, the 26th President of the United States, lived at this site from his...
Thomas Cole National Historic Site

Catskill, New York

Nurtured by the Catskill Mountain region, artist Thomas Cole found a home at Cedar Grove....
Union Church Of Pocantico Hills

Tarrytown, New York

Visitors marvel at the colorful rose window created for the church by Henri Matisse. The...
United States Military Academy At West Point

Highland Falls, New York

General George Washington considered West Point to be the most important strategic...
Van Schaick Mansion

Cohoes, New York

The home, once used as military headquarters, contains exhibits on 18th century life and...
Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site

Hyde Park, New York

The Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site was established as a monument to an era...
Washington Irving's Sunnyside

Tarrytown, New York

Washington Irving, author of “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow,” lived in the...
Washington's Headquarters State Historic Site

Newburgh, New York

In the critical months that General George Washington spent at Newburgh, he made some of...
Waterford Historical Museum & Cultural Center

Waterford, New York

Congressman Hugh White’s 1830 Greek-revival homestead, located near the Champlain...
Watervliet Arsenal Museum

Watervliet, New York

A small museum features exhibits on the evolution of large artillery and the arsenal...
Wilderstein Historic Site

Rhinebeck, New York

The history of Wilderstein begins in 1852 with Thomas Holy Suckley's purchase of the...