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Opening Day of the Regular Guided Tour Season
Historic Huguenot Street
81 Huguenot Street
New Paltz, NY 12561
Region: Mid Hudson
DetailsEvent Type Historic Site Tour Description Explore local history in pre-colonial and colonial America by taking an informative and engaging 60-minute guided tour of Historic Huguenot Street. You will learn about the region’s indigenous peoples, archaeological discoveries and material culture, the early European settlers and the founding of New Paltz, the institution of slavery in New York, women’s history, and so much more. This year’s tour path will take you inside of the replica Esopus Munsee wigwam, the original community burying ground and reconstructed 1717 French Church, and the early-18th century Abraham Hasbrouck House. Register at the DuBois Fort Visitor Center (open 10 AM to 5 PM), where guided tours will be available Thursday through Tuesday, and will leave every half hour beginning at 10:30 AM, with the last tour of the day leaving at 3:30 PM. Please check our website for tour cancellations prior to your visit. We look forward to seeing you on the street! Sponsoring Organization Historic Huguenot Street
RegistrationGuided Tour: $12 $10 for seniors, students, and members. Free for SUNY New Paltz students, children 12 and under, veterans, and active military families as part of the Blue Star Museums program.
Event Duration (hours): 7
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