The Historical Society offers the region a variety of programs designed to highlight and celebrate our area’s rich history. The schedule of 2018 events is below. Note that unless otherwise noted, most programs take place at 3pm at the Newburgh Heritage Center in the Old Courthouse at 123 Grand Street (across from the Library).

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Afternoon at The Newburgh Brewing Company

August 19, 2018 1-4 PM.   Admission: Free Beer & food at normal prices. Raffle tickets for the prizes at $5 each or 3 for $10. Location: 88 S. Colden St. Newburgh, NY 12550 Please see below for directions “Beer, Band & Bounty.” Join us at the Newburgh Brewing Company for an afternoon fundraiser. Drink … Continue reading Afternoon at The Newburgh Brewing Company

Explore the Nicoll Farm

September 1, 2018, 1:00 or 2:30 pm.   Tour Times 1:00 pm 2:30 pm Admission: $10 per person Members: FREE Reservation required Location: Address and directions will be sent to reserved participants. Nicoll’s Farm is located off US-9W in the Town of New Windsor. Tour the restored house, barns and grounds of a family who … Continue reading Explore the Nicoll Farm

2018 Annual Meeting

October 21, 2018, 2 PM. The Annual Meeting of the Historical Society of Newburgh Bay and Highlands will took place at the 1830 Captain David Crawford House on October 21. Members and visitors received an update on the past year’s activities and how the organization met its mission. Guest speaker James Kelly will prestent, “Researching … Continue reading 2018 Annual Meeting

Candlelight Tour of Homes

Sunday, December 9, 2018 12-5 pm The Newburgh Historical Society’s annual Candlelight Tour features a dozen decorated homes including a diverse assortment of public and private spaces – mansions, structures in the rehabilitation process, new construction, architectural gems, and some of Newburgh’s most important landmarks. For years, community members within the second largest historic district … Continue reading Candlelight Tour of Homes

Open House with the Newburgh Symphonic Orchestra

December 16, 2018, 1-4 PM Newburgh Symphonic Orchestra members entertain during our final open house. See beautiful 19th century style fresh flowers, fruit and greens throughout Crawford House. For more information please call (845) 561-2585. Scroll below for more directions↓.     Directions Use this address for the GPS: 189 Montgomery Street, Newburgh, NY 12550 … Continue reading Open House with the Newburgh Symphonic Orchestra