Thematic Tour: The Poughkeepsie Convention

  • Katonah, Hudson Valley
  • Jun 16, 2018
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The New York State Constitutional Convention was held in Poughkeepsie, New York in 1788. Prior to the convention, the delegate numbered 2 to 1 against ratification. Take a docent-lead tour of John Jay's Bedford House and learn how Federalists like John Jay and Alexander Hamilton convinced delegates to make New York the 11th state to ratify the Constitution.

  • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Admission: $10 adults; $7 seniors and students
  • 400 Jay Street
    Katonah, NY 10536
  • 914 232 5651
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  • Children Are Free: Yes
  • Group Rates/Incentives Offered: Yes
  • Motorcoach Parking Spaces: Yes
  • Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
  • PTH Weekend Event (6/16-17 & 10/6-8, 2018): Yes
  • John Jay Homestead State Historic Site