Mesier Homestead and Museum Open for Guided Tours

  • Wappingers Falls, Hudson Valley
  • Jul 14, 2019 – Dec 08, 2019
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Volunteer-lead guided tours of the Mesier Homestead, offered by the Wappingers Historical Society. Come learn about the early history of the Mesier Homestead, beginning in 1741 when a Dutchman and his son settled here, built the first stone house in the village and developed mills along the Wappingers Creek. Discover the story of Peter Mesier, a Tory loyalist, his store and the Wappingers Tea Party of 1777. Explore the Victorian Era-styled rooms of the Homestead and their displays of local antiquities, and see a portion of our collection of Native American artifacts.

Homestead is located at 2 Spring Street Wappingers Falls. Tours are offered on the second Sunday of the month, April through December. Tours are offered every 1/2 hour beginning at 1pm. Last tour at 3:30pm. Tours last approximatley 45 minutes. The first floor of the Homestead is wheel-chair accessible.

Cost: Free - There is no cost for admission, however donations are gratefully accepted. Gift Shop onsite featuring local history books, children's items and artwork.


  • 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Admission: Free
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