Historic Huguenot Street (HHS) in New Paltz, NY, is presenting a special exhibition, “Silver by DuBois Makers from the William Bowen Astrop Collection,” in the Fireplace Room at the DuBois Fort Visitor Center through December 17. [Read more…] about A New Silver Exhibition at Historic Huguenot Street
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The beloved community tradition of Trick-or-Treat on Huguenot Street returns to New Paltz, Tuesday, October 31st from 3:30 – 5:30 pm. Children and families are welcome to gather on Huguenot Street and seek goodies from the residents of the historic homes, both past and present.
This event is free and open to the public. [Read more…] about Halloween Events at Historic Huguenot Street
Nearly 250 years ago, someone tried to poison the family that ran New Paltz‘s first hotel. The crime, aftermath, and trial gripped the attention of the region, yet the story was almost lost to history. [Read more…] about Haunted Huguenot Street: A Poisoning at The Budd Hotel
Historic Huguenot Street (HHS) in New Paltz, NY, will present two concerts this fall in partnership with the chamber ensemble “Hudson Valley Baroque.” [Read more…] about Historic Huguenot Street Presenting “Hudson Valley Baroque” Fall Concerts
In July, the Open Space Institute (OSI) has acquired the historic 90-acre Osterhoudt Flats property that is expected to host a multi-use community trail in the Town of Marbletown, Ulster County, NY. OSI purchased the 90-acre property on Atwood Road from landowners Claude and Holly Osterhoudt. [Read more…] about Ulster County’s Historic ‘Osterhoudt Flats’ Protected; New Trail Planned
Historic Huguenot Street (HHS) in New Paltz, NY, recently commissioned the translation of historic documents from Dutch to English, thanks to a grant of $25,000 as part of the Dutch Culture USA program by the Consulate General of the Netherlands in New York. The project encompasses early-American documents ranging from the mid-1600s through the 1700s, part of a larger project to digitize and make these documents available online with funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities. [Read more…] about Historic New Paltz Documents Translated
Historic Huguenot Street (HHS) is presenting the exhibition “The Old Village,” on view through August 31, 2023 at the DuBois Fort Visitor Center in New Paltz, NY. The exhibition focuses on the changing neighborhood of Huguenot Street as major developments in the New Paltz community were taking place in the years surrounding 1830. [Read more…] about New Paltz ‘The Old Village’ Exhibition On View At Historic Huguenot Street
Historic Huguenot Street in New Paltz, NY, has announced that the site has been selected as a 2023 Americana Corner Preserving America Grant Program recipient. Historic Huguenot Street, one of 119 grant awardees across 35 states, received $7,500 in grant funding to develop virtual tours of the historic site. [Read more…] about Historic Huguenot Street Planning Virtual Tours
Historic Huguenot Street (HHS) in New Paltz, NY has announced several Halloween season community events, which will include both new and annual traditions. [Read more…] about Halloween At Historic Huguenot St in New Paltz
Since 1894 and the formation of the Huguenot Patriotic, Historical, and Monumental Society, HHS has been collecting fine and decorative art, furniture, utilitarian objects, textiles, historical documents, and more.
Today, thousands of objects furnish Historic Huguenot Street’s historic stone houses in New Paltz, NY, helping to illuminate the stories of the families who lived there. Other objects in the Permanent Collection are preserved for research and interpreted through exhibits, special programs, and social media posts. [Read more…] about Historic Huguenot St Exhibit Highlights Recent Acquisitions