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Westchester County - Historic Sites and Museums

Historical Societies
Historic House Museums and Sites
Historical Museums
Other Organizations

 

Historical Societies

ARDSLEY HISTORICAL SOCIETY
9 AMERICAN LEGION DRIVE
ARDSLEY, NY 10502
(914) 693-6027
EMAIL ADDRESS: info@ardsleyhistoricalsociety.org

BEDFORD HISTORICAL SOCIETY
ROUTE 22 BEFORD VILLAGE GREEN 
BEDFORD, NY 10506
(914) 234-9751
EMAIL ADDRESS: bedhist@bestweb.net

CORTLANDT HISTORICAL MUSEUM & SOCIETY
137 7TH STREET
VERPLANCK, NY 10596
(914) 734-1110

EASTCHESTER HISTORICAL SOCIETY
388 CALIFORNIA ROAD
EASTCHESTER, NY 10708
(914) 793-1900
EMAIL ADDRESS: EHS1835@juno.com

HASTINGS HISTORICAL SOCIETY
407 BROADWAY
HASTINGS-ON-HUDSON, NY 10706
(914) 478-2249
EMAIL ADDRESS: hhscottage@hastingshistorical.org

THOMAS PAINE NATIONAL HISTORICAL SOCIETY
983 NORTH AVE.
NEW ROCHELLE, NY 10804
EMAIL ADDRESS: info@thomaspaine.org

IRVINGTON HISTORICAL SOCIETY
131 MAIN STREET
IRVINGTON, NY 10533
(914) 591-7070
EMAIL ADDRESS: irvingtonians@earthlink.net

LARCHMONT HISTORICAL SOCIETY
740 W. BOSTON POST ROAD
MAMRONECK, NY 10543
(914) 381-2239
EMAIL ADDRESS: archives@larchmonthistory.org

MT. KISCO HISTORICAL SOCIETY
PO BOX 263
MT. KISCO, NY 10549
(914) 666-5390
EMAIL ADDRESS: mcctney@prodigy.net

MT. VERNON LANDMARK & HISTORICAL SOCIETY
28 SOUTH FIRST AVENUE
MT. VERNON, NY 10550
(914) 668-1840

NORTH CASTLE HISTORICAL SOCIETY
440 BEDFORD ROAD
ARMONK, NY 10504
(914) 273-4510
EMAIL ADDRESS: sharontomback@att.net

NORTH SALEM HISTORICAL SOCIETY
85 KEELER LANE
PO BOX 31
NORTH SALEM, NY 10560

OSSINING HISTORICAL SOCIETY
196 CROTON AVENUE
OSSINING, NY 10562
(914) 941-0001
EMAIL ADDRESS: info@ossininghistorical.org

PEEKSKILL MUSEUM
PO BOX 84
124 UNION AVENUE
PEEKSKILL, NY 10566
(914) 736-0473

PELHAM HISTORICAL SOCIETY
314 PELHAM AVENUE
PELHAM, NY 10566

POUND RIDGE HISTORICAL SOCIETY
255 WESTCHESTER AVENUE
POUND RIDGE, NY 10576
914-764-4333

RYE HISTORICAL SOCIETY
1 PURCHASE STREET
RYE, NY 10580
(914) 967-7588
EMAIL ADDRESS: ryehistory@verizon.net

SCARSDALE HISTORICAL SOCIETY
937 POST ROAD
SCARSDALE, NY 10583
(914) 723-1744
EMAIL ADDRESS: history@cloud9.net

SOMERS HISTORICAL SOCIETY
ELEPHANT HOTEL PO BOX 336
SOMERS, NY 10589
(914) 277-4977
EMAIL ADDRESS: jazpurdy@optonline.net

TARRYTOWN HISTORICAL SOCIETY
1 GROVE STREET
TARRYTOWN, NY 10591
(914) 631-8374
EMAIL ADDRESS: historyatgrove@aol.com

UNITED STATES CATHOLIC HISTORICAL SOCIETY
PO BOX 498
YONKERS, NY 10702

VAN CORTLANDTVILLE HISTORICAL SOCIETY
297 LOCUST AVENUE
CORTLANDT MANOR, NY 10566
(914) 736-7868

WESTCHESTER COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY
2199 SAW MILL RIVER ROAD
ELMSFORD, NY 10523
(914) 592-4323
Email address: info@westchesterhistory.com

WHITE PLAINS HISTORICAL SOCIETY
60 PARK AVENUE
WHITE PLAINS, NY 10603
914-328-1776

YONKERS HISTORICAL SOCIETY
1500 CENTRAL PARK AVENUE
YONKERS, NY 10701
(914) 961-8940

YORKTOWN HISTORICAL SOCIETY
PO BOX 355
YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, NY 10598
(914) 962-5722 ext. 440

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Historic House Museums and Sites

1787 BEDFORD COURT HOUSE & MUSEUM
615 OLD POST ROAD
BEDFORD, NY 10506
(914) 234-9751
Email address: bedhist@bestweb.net

BRIARCLIFF MANOR-SCARBOROUGH HISTORIC HOUSE MUSEUM
162 MACY ROAD
PO BOX 11
BRIARCLIFF MANOR, NY 10510
(914) 941-4393

PORT CHESTER HISTORICAL SOCIETY
479 KING STREET
PO BOX 1511
PORTCHESTER, NY 10579
(914)939-8918

CASTLE ON THE HUDSON
400 BENEDICT AVENUE
TARRYTOWN, NY 10591
(914) 524-6366

 

CUDNER-HYATT HOUSE
937 POST ROAD
SCARSDALE, NY 10583
(914) 723-1744

FIRST PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OF YORKTOWN
2880 CROMPOND ROAD 
YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, NY 10598

GLENVIEW MANSION AT THE HUDSON RIVER MUSEUM
511 WARBURTON AVENUE
YONKERS, NY 10701
914.963.4550

HISTORIC HUDSON VALLEY
639 BEDFORD ROAD
POCANTICO HILLS, NY 10591-1203
(914) 631-8200
Email address: info@hudsonvalley.org

JACOB PURDY HOUSE
60 PARK AVENUE
WHITE PLAINS, NY 10606
(914) 328-1776/(914) 682-8426

JAY HERITAGE CENTER 1745 Jay Property and 1838 Peter Augustus Jay House
210 BOSTON POST ROAD
RYE, NY 10580
(914) 698-9275
Email address: jayhc@earthink.net

JOHN JAY HOMESTEAD STATE HISTORIC SITE
400 ROUTE 22 (PO Box 832)
KATONAH, NY 10536
(914) 232-5651
Email address: allan.weinreb@oprhp.state.ny.us

Kykuit, The Rockefeller Estate
381 BROADWAY
SLEEPY HOLLOW, NY 10591
(914) 631-9491

Leland Castle at the College of New Rochelle
29 CASTLE PLACE
NEW ROCHELLE, NY 10805
(914) 632-5300

THE JACOB ODELL HOUSE
1 GROVE STREET
TARRYTOWN, NY 10591
(914) 631-8374

PATRIOTS PARK
55 ELM STREET
SLEEPY HOLLOW, NY 10591
(914) 366-5109

PHILIPSBURG MANOR UPPER MILLS
ROUTE 9
Sleepy Hollow, NY 10591
(914) 631-8200

REID CASTLE AT MANHATTANVILLE COLLEGE
2900 PURCHASE STREET
PURCHASE, NY 10577
(914) 323-5159

SARAH LAWRENCE COLLEGE
1 MEAD WAY
BRONXVILLE, NY 10708
(914) 337-0700

SHERWOOD HOUSE HISTORIC HOUSE MUSEUM
340 TUCKAHOE ROAD
YONKERS, NY 10710
(914) 965-0401

SOCIETY OF THE NATIONAL SHRINE HISTORIC SITE BILL OF RIGHTS
897 SOUTH COLUMBUS AVE.
MOUNT VERNON, NY 10550
(914) 667-4116

TOWN OF YORKTOWN MUSEUM
1974 COMMERCE STREET
YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, NY 10598
(914) 962-2970
Email address: museum@yorktownny.org

WAINWRIGHT HOUSE
260 STUYVESANT AVENUE
RYE, NY 10580
(914) 967-6080

WHITBY CASTLE
330 BOSTON POST ROAD
Rye, NY 10580
(914) 777-2053

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Historical Museums

AMERICAN VETERANS HISTORICAL MUSEUM
PO BOX 115
PLEASANTVILLE , NY 10570
(914) 769-5297
Email address: jcon695@netscape.net

CASTLE GALLERY COLLEGE OF NEW ROCHELLE
29 CASTLE PLACE
NEW ROCHELLE , NY 10805
(914) 654-5423

HAMMOND MUSEUM
PO BOX 326
DEVEAU ROAD
NORTH SALEM, NY 10560
(914) 669-5033
Email address: gardenprogram@yahoo.com

HUDSON RIVER MUSEUM
511 WARBURTON AVE.
YONKERS, NY 10701
(914) 963-4550
Email address: visitorserv@hrm.org

KATONAH HISTORY MUSEUM
26 BEDFORD RD.
KATONAH, NY 10536
(914) 232-3508
Email address: katref@westchesterlibraries.org

PEEKSKILL MUSEUM
124 Union Avenue
PO BOX 84
PEEKSKILL , NY 10566
(914) 736-0473
Email address: peekskillmuseum@advinc.com

POUND RIDGE MUSEUM
255 WESTCHESTER AVENUE
PO BOX 51
POUND RIDGE , NY 10576
(914) 764-4333

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Other Organizations

BEDFORD VILLAGE HISTORIC DISTRICT REVIEW COMMISSION
321 BEDFORD ROAD
BEDFORD HILLS, NY 10507

CARAMOOR CENTER FOR MUSIC AND THE ARTS
149 GIRDLE RIDGE ROAD
KATONAH, NY 10536
(914) 232-5035

CITY OF RYE LANDMARKS HISTORIC SITE ADVISORY COMMITTEE
66 MILTON ROAD
RYE, NY 10580
(914) 967-5400

CROTON COUNCIL ON THE ARTS
PO BOX 277
CROTON-ON-HUDSON , NY 10520
(914) 993-1540
Email address: info@crotonarts.org

CROTON POINT NATURE CENTER
1 CROTON POINT AVENUE 
CROTON-ON-HUDSON, NY 10520
(914) 862-5297

FRIENDS OF LYNDHURST HISTORIC SITE
635 SOUTH BROADWAY
TARRYTOWN, NY 10591
(914) 631-4481
Email address: lyndhurst@nthp.org

FRIENDS OF YORKTOWN MUSEUM
1974 COMMERCE STREET
YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, NY 10598
(914) 962-2970

JACOB BURNS FILM CENTER
364 MANVILLE ROAD
PLEASANTVILLE, NY 10570
914-747-5555

KATONAH HISTORIC DISTRICT ADVISORY COMMISSION
321 BEDFORD RD.
BEDFORD HILLS, NY 10507
(914) 666-4534

LOWER HUDSON CONFERENCE OF HISTORICAL AGENCIES
2199 SAW MILL RIVER ROAD
ELMSFORD , NY 10523
(914) 592-6726
Email address: lowerhudson@msn.com

TARRYTOWN HISTORIC ARCHITECTURAL REVIEW BOARD
1 VILLAGE HALL
TARRYTOWN, NY 10591
(914) 631-1106

TOWN OF GREENBURGH ARTS & CULTURAL COMMISION
PO BOX 205
ELMSFORD , NY 10523
(914) 993-1540

TOWN OF LEWISBORO LANDMARKS ADVISORY COMMITEE
PO BOX 500
11 MAIN STREET
SOUTH SALEM, NY 10590
(914)763-3151

Email address: supervisor@lewisborogov.com

TOWN OF POUND RIDGE LANDMARK & HISTORIC DISTRICT COMMISSION
 179 WESTCHESTER AVENUE
POUND RIDGE, NY 10576
(914) 764-4491

 

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