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 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, historic barn, and farm animal exhibits. 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.
Herb Day Lecture and Luncheon, August 4
This year’s speakers Dick Desrats and Les Bloom, beekeepers and Master Gardeners, will offer a discussion on bees, beekeeping and honey. The lecture begins at 10:00 am at the Skea Lodge.
Then guests will enjoy a fabulous 3 course, herb themed lunch catered by The Eagle’s Nest under a tent on the front lawn of Hill Hold Historic Homestead.
Other highlights of the day will include a Silent Auction, a raffle for herb baskets, door prizes, shopping from a variety of herb plants or items from the Goosetown Gift Shop and taking a stroll through the charming colonial herb garden. Please download flyer: Herb Day 2015.
Ticket are $45 each. To register, call 845-615-3828 or register online here.
Check for our Event Calendar for other museum events.