Winter Welcome Week at Washingtons HQ

Washington’s Headquarters State Historic Site will offer a special focus on what was happening the final winter of the American Revolution. The Hasbrouck House, will be decorated with holiday ornaments. Outside in the park enlisted men will be near their campfire so visitors can learn what soldiers lives were like.

The program starts Monday, December 27th and continues until Thursday, December 30th. Tours begin at 10:00 AM and run throughout the day until 3:00 PM. Admission is $4.00 for adults, $3.00 for seniors and students and children 12 and under are free. Call 845-562-1195 for further details or directions.

Washington’s Headquarters State Historic Site is a registered national historic landmark. It is located at the corner of Liberty and Washington Streets within the city of Newburgh’s East End Historic District.

Washington’s Headquarters is part of the Palisades Interstate Park Commission, which administers 28 parks, parkways, and historic sites for the Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation in New York as well as the Palisades Interstate Park and parkway in New Jersey. For more information about New York State parks and historic sites, please visit www.nysparks.com and for more information about the Palisades Interstate Park parks and historic sites, please visit www.palisadesparksconservancy.org

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