Historic Hudson River Towns
Working Together on the Shores of the Hudson

Welcome to the Historic Hudson River Towns!

We are delighted to have you visit our website and look forward to seeing you when you visit our member communities. Historic Hudson River Towns is a consortium of riverfront municipalities (villages, towns and cities) that was formed in 1994 to work together on issues of common concern. Our major focus has always been tourism development, with related issues of riverfront renewal and downtown revitalization.

Learn more about us and about our members.

In The News

Sing Sing Prison Museum

Sing Sing Prison Museum

The creation of a Sing Sing Prison Museum on the banks of the Hudson in Ossining has long been talked about. The concept is being revived among those who care about Sing Sing’s unique position in the history of the American penal system. Others are interested in development of the museum because of its tremendous national and international potential as a significant tourist attraction for New... Read More

New Urbanism Summit to be Held in Poughkeepsie

A statewide conference June 2-3 will focus on revitalizing downtowns, adapting to climate change, retrofitting suburbs and encouraging urban agriculture.  Organized by the New York Chapter of the Congress for the New Urbanism, the summit is open to professional planners, elected officials, developers, citizens and others interested in these important issues.  For more information and conference... Read More

Upcoming Events In The River Towns

  • Downtown Peekskill
    Peekskill Arts Alliance 20th Annual Open Studios in Peekskill, NY - 06/03/2017 - 06/04/2017
    Plan to visit Peekskill on the first weekend in June as more than 70 artists display their work throughout the city. Take a self guided tour through artist’s studios,... Read More »
  • Grammy-nominated acoustic band Sundad
    Grammy-nominated Acoustic Band Sundad at WCT in Ossining, NY - 06/03/2017
    Westchester Collaborative Theater (WCT)’s new black box performing space will showcase the internationally known, Grammy-nominated acoustic band Sundad. A Grammy- and... Read More »
  • Hike To Teatown Hill
    Hike to Teatown Hill in Ossining, NY - 06/04/2017
    Teatown’s new Hilltop Trail climbs the highest point at Teatown for a great view of the Hudson Highlands. We’ll be on the lookout for hawks, and warblers, snakes and... Read More »
  • Rose Day at Lyndhurst
    Rose Day at Lyndhurst in Tarrytown, NY - 06/04/2017
    Presented by the Garden Club of Irvington, the rose garden will be in full bloom to host demonstrations and advice from rose experts from 12 pm to 3 pm.

Looking for more things to do? Go to events in the Hudson River Towns.

©2017 Historic Hudson
River Towns, Inc.

Jerry Faiella
Executive Director
Phone: 914-760-8067

Nancy Gold
Marketing Director
Phone: 914-232-6583

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