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Historic Piermont Walking Tour —Featuring the Birthplace of Piermont & More
200 Ash Street, Piermont 10968
200 Ash Street
Piermont, NY 10968
Region: Lower Hudson
- September 25, 2021, 10:00AM
DetailsEvent Type Walk/Hike Description Join Richard Esnard of the Piermont Historical Society — Walk to Piermont’s historic district, then to early 19th century Bogertown and ending at Flywheel Park. Enjoy the scenic Sparkill Creek stopping at several sites on the National Register of Historic Places. [The drawbridge, Haddock’s Hall - the location of the 1916 silent movie “The Hungry Heart”]. Learn about the dramatic impact of geology and the NY & Erie RR on the village and the nation. [Other topics: Dutch inhabitants, WWII, Paper Mill, and the Revolution]. Sponsoring Organization Piermont Historical Society
Additional InformationFlat walk
Activities: - Visit Piermont’s 1883 Landmark RR Station Museum at 50 Ash Street located on the scenic Erie Path overlooking the Hudson River. [open from 1 - 4 PM]. Hikers can access it via the Erie Path. Motorized visitors park on-site. [details in entries 9/12 and 9/25]
Additional Equipment Required: Good walking shoes, water, & walking stick.
Event Duration (hours): 2.5
Not suitable for children under age 7.
Length (miles): 2.5
Path: Returns to start
Boots Needed: No
Barrier Free or Wheelchar accessible? No