Capturing Out Past: Visiting Washington's Headquarters in the Mid-Late 19th Century

  • Newburgh, Hudson Valley
  • Oct 06, 2018
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On July 4th, 1850, Washington's Headquarters opened as the first publicly owned historic site in the nation. What motivated the push to save Washington's Headquarters before so many other sites? What was visiting the site like over 130 years ago? Hear more about the Headquarters' early years as a historic site, and compare it to your visit today.

  • 2:00 PM
  • Admission: $4 Adults, $3 Seniors/Students, 12 & Under free
  • 84 Liberty Street Between Washington & Lafayette Streets
    Newburgh, NY 12551
  • 845 562 1195
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  • Children Are Free: Yes
  • Motorcoach Parking Spaces: Yes
  • Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
  • PTH Weekend Event (6/16-17 & 10/6-8, 2018): Yes
  • Washington's Headquarters State Historic Site
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