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WAPPINGERS HISTORICAL SOCIETY

P.O. Box 174
Wappingers Falls, NY 12590

845.632.1281
info@wappingershistoricalsociety.org

We are a non-profit 501(c) (3) organization.

All donations are tax deductible.

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PRESERVING AND PROMOTING THE HISTORY OF THE TOWN OF WAPPINGER,
VILLAGE OF WAPPINGERS FALLS & NEIGHBORING COMMUNITIES

Mesier Homestead

The Wappingers Historical Society is the custodian of the historic Mesier Homestead in the Village of Wappingers Falls, built in 1741. Tours of the Homestead are conducted every 2nd Sunday of the Month 1:00 to 4:00 pm,

 

For more information on our tour schedule, history of the Homestead and see how you can become a Docent or Greeter, press the "View More" button. 

Forgotten Hamlets of Dutchess County

David Turner, Local Historian and Author of the book "Wappinger" in the Arcadia Postcard History Series, will speak on the rich history of the Dutchess County Hamlets that are not well known.

 

Thursday, November 14th at 7:00pm at Wappinger Town Hall, 20 Middlebush Road, Wappingers Falls NY

New at our Gift Shop!

These t-shirts are available in Black, Grey or Navy Blue. Sizes available are M, L, XL & XXL and they are only $15 ($18 for XXL). Get yours today! 

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The Messenger, ferrying passengers to Newburgh,leaving down the Wappingers Creek. The Powerhouse on Market Street can be seen on the right side of the photo.

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The Homestead Chronicle

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