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Poughkeepsie adventure on a Monday night.

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Poughkeepsie adventure on a Monday night.

I Am coming to town alone for 24 hours, Arriving by noon on Monday. What should I do to enjoy an adventure?

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Kent, Connecticut
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1. Re: Poughkeepsie adventure on a Monday night.

Why are you going to Poughkeepsie in the first place? For adventure? Wrong place.

Vestal, New York
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2. Re: Poughkeepsie adventure on a Monday night.

Walk across the Hudson.

If you have a car, there are many appealing small towns in the vicinity as well as the Hyde Park mansions.

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3. Re: Poughkeepsie adventure on a Monday night.

Ignore the first reply.

Are you staying in the City of Poughkeepsie or the Town of Poughkeepsie? Will you have a motor vehicle?

24 Hours in Poughkeepsie:

1. Walkway Over the Hudson: http://walkway.org/

2. Vassar College (gardens and Loeb Art Museum): http://info.vassar.edu/about/vassar/ and http://fllac.vassar.edu/

3. Locust Grove/Young Morse Historic Site (Homestead of Samuel F. B. Morse): http://www.lgny.org/

4. Culinary Institute of America: https:/…

5. Franklin D. Roosevelt Homestead and Presidential Library: https://www.nps.gov/hofr/index.htm

6. Vanderbilt National Historic Site: https://www.nps.gov/vama/index.htm

7. Poughkeepsie Journal Building: pageparkassociates.com/poughkeepsie_journal_…

8. Poughkeepsie Post Office Building: https:/…

9. Blue Collar Brewery: http://www.thebluecollarbrewery.com/

10. Mill House Brewing Company: https://www.millhousebrewing.com/brewery/

All of these places are in or within five miles of the City of Poughkeepsie.

Hudson Valley
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4. Re: Poughkeepsie adventure on a Monday night.

HVRoadWarrior gave a great list. I would also add Schatzis for food/drink:

http://www.iloveschatzis.com/schatzispk

Kent, Connecticut
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5. Re: Poughkeepsie adventure on a Monday night.

That's adventure? Give me a break!

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6. Re: Poughkeepsie adventure on a Monday night.

Lol Kent

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