Dutch Heritage Links

Dutch Culture USA

Hudson River Valley National Heritage Area – Dutch Heritage Events

Netherlands Worldwide – Dutch Consulate General in the United States

New Netherland Institute

New Netherland Museum

New Netherland Research Center

The Holland Society of New York


Links for Educators

American Family Immigration Center at Ellis Island

American Museum of Natural History

Council of State Archivists

EdTech Teacher: Best of History Websites

Federal Depository Library Program

Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum

Hudson River Valley Heritage for Educators

Internet Archive

Library of Congress: Teachers

Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies – Institute for African Development

Museum Association of New York

National Archives and Records Administration (NARA): Educator Resources

New York Historical Society: Education

New York History Net

New York State Archives

PBS Learning Media New York

Smithsonian Center for Education and Museum Studies

U. S. Capitol Visitor Center: Education

USA.gov Resources for Teachers


Links for Students 

Census for Kids

Congress for Kids

iCivics – Learn about Government through Games

Museum of Natural History: Ology – A Science Website for Kids

New York Department of State Kids Room

New York State Assembly Kids Page

New York State Home Page

New York State Senate – Children's Books and Web Sites about the U.S. Government

The Library of Congress

The Smithsonian Education

Today in History

U. S. Capitol Visitor Center: Students

United States Courts: Educational Resources


Resources for Genealogists

Birth, Death and Marriage Records

City of Kingston, Clerk/Registrar 

Greater Hudson Heritage Network

Hope Farm Press

New York Genealogical & Biographical Society

New York Historical Society Museum & Library

New York State Archives

New York State County Historians

New York State Department of Health, Vital Statistics

Purple Mountain Press

Ulster County City, Town & Village Historians

Ulster County Genealogical Society

Ulster County Historian, Geoff Miller

Ulster County Poorhouse

Ulster Surrogate Court – Wills/Estate Proceedings


Local Museums, Repositories, Historical Societies & Heritage Sites

British Brigade/16th Queen’s Light Dragoons – Revolutionary War era British re-enactment group

Burning of Kingston Re-enactment

Byrdcliffe Art Colony

Canal Forge

D & H Canal Historical Society & Museum

Ellenville Public Library & Museum

Empire State Railway Museum

Esopus Meadows Lighthouse

First Ulster Militia – Revolutionary War era colonial re-enactment group [will have website soon]

Friends of Historic Kingston

Friends of Historic Rochester

Gomez Mill House Museum

Greenfield Park Schoolhouse/Museum, Route 52 West, Greenfield Park, 845-647-6560 [no current website]

Historic Huguenot Street

Historical Society of Shawangunk & Gardiner

Hudson River Maritime Museum & the Rondout Lighthouse

Hudson River Valley Heritage

Hudson Valley Vernacular Architecture

Hurley Heritage Society

John Burroughs Association/Sanctuary at Slabsides

Kingston Land Trust

Klyne Esopus Museum

Kripplebush Schoolhouse Museum

Locust Lawn Farm & Terwilliger House Historic Estate

Milton on Hudson Train Station

O & W Napanoch Train Station & Museum

Old Dutch Church National Historic Landmark Museum

Old Dutch Reformed Church and Heritage Museum

Opus 40 & the Quarryman’s Museum

Perrine’s Bridge, Junction of Route 32 and Route 213, Rifton, 845-338-8109

Plattekill Historical Society

Red Feather Drummers of the Association of Native Americans of the Mid-Hudson Region – Contact: Judith Boggess (AKA Grandmother Judith Laughing Owl), Keeper of the Sacred Women’s Drum, Judithab657[at]gmail[dot]com, 845-657-9735 [no current website]

Reher Center for Immigrant History and Culture

Saugerties Historical Society

Saugerties Lighthouse Conservancy

Scions of Patria, 17th Century Dutch Re-enactment

Senate House State Historic Site

Shandaken Historical Museum

The Century House Historical Society & A. J. Snyder Estate

Third Ulster Militia – Revolutionary War era colonial re-enactment group [no current website]

Town of Lloyd Historic Preservation Society

Town of Olive Historical Society

Transart & Cultural Services

Trolley Museum of New York

Ulster County Historical Society

Volunteer Firemen's Hall and Museum of Kingston

Wittenberg Center for Alternative Resources

Woodstock Museum

Woodstock School of Art


Things do to in Kingston and Ulster County

Ulstercountyalive.com – Dining, Entertainment, Lodging and more!

Path Through History by I Love NY – Explore New York’s Rich Heritage

Hudson River Valley National Heritage Area in Partnership with the National Park Service

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