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Kykuit – The Rockefeller Estate

Kykuit - The Rockefeller Estate Tarrytown, NY 10591 Tel.:  914-949-1236 URL: Kykuit - The Rockefeller Estate     Kykuit is a preeminent Hudson Valley landmark. For architecture, remarkable gardens, art, history, and...

I Have A Dream

As we celebrate the life and achievements of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. today, let us remember the speech, which delivered on August 28,...

Sing Sing Prison Museum

Sing Sing Prison Museum 127 Main Street Ossining, NY 10562 Tel.:    914-236-5407 E-mail: singsingprisonmuseum@gmail.com URL:    Sing Sing Prison Museum     Historic Significance Over the past thirty years historians have begun to...

Google Doodle Celebrates America’s Workers On Labor Day 2018

Google Doodle did not take the day off Monday, when it hailed the American worker on Labor Day. It has been a federal holiday since...

U.S. Marks The 17th Anniversary Of 9/11 With Somber Tributes &...

Americans are commemorating 9/11 with somber tributes, volunteer projects and a new monument to victims, after a year when two attacks demonstrated the enduring...

Bethany Arts Community

Bethany Arts Community 40 Somerstown Road Ossining, NY 10562 Tel.:     914-944-4278 E-mail: info@bethanyarts.org URL:     Bethany Arts Community     Our Mission Our mission is to create a space and environment where the...

Time Capsule Buried In Ossining

A young parishioner examines the area where the St. Augustine time capsule was placed on September 19, 2004. St. Augustine’s Church buried a time capsule...
Ota Benga at the St. Louis World's Fair, 1904

Human Zoos: America’s Forgotten History Of Scientific Racism

If you have not already seen or ordered the new documentary Human Zoos, by John West, you should. You can watch the film now...
Richard Austin House

Ossining Historical Society Museum

Ossining Historical Society Museum 196 Croton Avenue Ossining, NY 105627 Tel.:     914-941-0001 E-mail: ohsm@bestweb.net URL:    Ossining Historical Society Museum     In the late 1920s, a handful of Ossining’s leading citizens saw...