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Historic Huguenot Street

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Some history lesson

Unfortunatelly, we did not have much time to spend there, however this is one of the place worthy... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Andrew Z
New York
Tour of Historic Huguenot Street

Fantastic tour! Our tour guide, Eddy, was extremely knowledgeable! He answered all our questions... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Sandy S
Baldwinsville, New York
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This 10-acre National Historic Landmark District includes a Visitor Center, seven historic stone houses, a reconstructed 1717 Huguenot church, a replica Munsee Native American wigwam, exhibit and program spaces, archaeological sites, and an...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
81 Huguenot St, New Paltz, NY 12561-1413
+1 845-255-1889
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Unfortunatelly, we did not have much time to spend there, however this is one of the place worthy to visit in New Paltz especially with children all ages. Good history lesson for everyone.

Thank Andrew Z
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Fantastic tour! Our tour guide, Eddy, was extremely knowledgeable! He answered all our questions & was very patient! We loved seeing how the Huguenots lived, as that is my heritage!

Thank Sandy S
Reviewed 5 days ago

I had planned my day to take the 1 1/2 hr tour beginning at 10AM, but no one was there to guide the tour. The woman at center said there would be an 11AM tour, but would that person show up? So, I looked at...More

Thank r1manchester
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I went on a tour of this wonderfully preserved historic and picturesque street. Maria was our guide and she did a terrific job. She spoke very clearly and was very knowledgeable about all aspects of Munsee and Huguenot history. I recommend a...More

Thank Gnus2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit. It is a step in time over centuries. Maria, our guide, was very informative.

Thank Frederick S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a whim, we decided to pay this attraction a visit after picking up a flyer for it in our hotel. Previously we had simply not even known of its existence. What a fun, interesting and pleasant surprise it was! In order to fully appreciate...More

Thank Bianca M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We discovered Huguenot Street while on a self-guided walking tour of New Paltz. Later we returned to take the Historic Huguenot Street tour. Our guide, Eddie, was great. We learned so much about the Native Americans and early settlers in this area..

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Maria was our guide today. She was very knowledgeable and fun. Really enjoyed the venue and guide at this historic place.

Thank Ron I
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful tour —- especially inside the houses and even in a bit of rain. Maria was delightful!!! She answered questions from our small group. The video is good to watch before heading out.

Thank Talie49
Reviewed August 14, 2018

Eddie the history major was an amazing tour guide who took me on a 1.5 hour deep dive into the history of the Native American and Huguenot people who settled the area. Eddie is a walking talking encyclopedia of history, tradition, culture, religion, politics, and...More

Thank Lisaoli
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October 15, 2016|
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Response from Kaitlin G | Property representative |
As the other answer mentions, there is a Trailways bus to New Paltz, and the station is walking distance from Historic Huguenot Street. Metro-North's Hudson line also stops at the Poughkeepsie train station, which is about... More
March 26, 2016|
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Response from bkorabel | Reviewed this property |
Huguenot Street is always open. You might not get into some of the old stone houses but you certainly can view them from the outside. There are also old headstones that are visible in a small cemetery on the street.