Stockade National Historic District Walking Tour | Maurice D. Hinchey Hudson River Valley National Heritage Area

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Stockade National Historic District Walking Tour

Location

Corner of Wall and Main Streets
63 Main St
Kingston, NY 12401

41.932295 -74.019248

County: Ulster
Region: Mid Hudson

Date(s)

  • September 7, 2024, 11:00AM
Detailed Times/Hours Tour offered first Saturday of each month May through October at 11 am departs from FHK Gallery, 63 Main Street, Kingston.

Details

Event Type Historic Site Tour/History Description Following the street plan designed by Peter Stuyvesant in 1658, the tour walks the heart of the largest intact early Dutch settlement in New York State and the neighborhood where New York State was born in 1777. Walking tour highlights include viewing the many eighteenth century limestone houses still standing in the Stockade District, and visiting the site of the drafting of the New York State Constitution in 1777 and the gravesite of New York’s first elected governor, George Clinton, in the Old Dutch Church Burying Ground. Organization Hosting the Event Friends of Historic Kingston Phone Number 845-339-0720

Registration

Advance registration required.
Week prior to event 845-339-0720 info@fohk.org
The fee is $10 for adults and $5 for children under 16

Additional Information

Additional Equipment Required: Walking Shoes! Hats and water bottles!

Event Duration (hours): 1.5
Not suitable for children under age 12.

Family Friendly
Wheelchair Accessible
Barrier Free or Wheelchar accessible? Portion
Additional Wheelchair Info: Most sidewalks are accessible, but there are some uneven surfaces. First floor only of of house tour is accessible.
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