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Built in the 1760’s, historic Hill-Hold and Brick House Museums reflect the lives of two family homesteads in the New York State Hudson River Valley. Both museums are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Hill-Hold and Brick House exteriors

Hill-Hold Museum is located in Campbell Hall, New York. Built in 1769, the historic stone farmhouse has a working farm, a one-room schoolhouse, summer kitchen, herb garden, smoke house, and historic barn. Learn more about Hill-Hold.

Brick House Museum, located in Montgomery, New York, was built in 1768. Visitors can stroll across tree-shaded lawns and tour the country mansion that was home to seven generations of the Hill family. Learn more about Brick House.

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September 18 — Wine Making & Tasting

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Wine Making & Tasting
Sunday, September 18, 2016
4:00 pm till 6:00pm
$35 per person  REGISTER BY SEPTEMBER 15.    Register here.
Brick House, 850 Route 17 K, Montgomery (directions). 

Join the Friends and learn everything you need to know to make your own wine at home.

Jerry Pantano of Pantano’s Wine Grapes and Home Brewers in New Paltz will offer a presentation on the wine making process and discuss all necessary equipment and supplies.

Guests will taste wines from awarding winning local wineries, as well as wine made by home vintners. There will also be an assortment of delicious hors d’oeuvres available under a tent at the elegant 1768 Brick House Historic Homestead.

Other highlights include a raffle for a huge Basket of Cheer and a beautiful painting donated by the Wallkill River School. Bottles of wine will be given away as door prizes and everyone gets a commemorative wine tasting glass.

Advanced registration and payment are required by September 15. You may register here.

Download flyer here: 2016 Wine Tasting

For more information about the Hill-Hold and Brick House Museums, please contact Orange County Parks at 845-615-3830.