Museums


Museums in Hudson Valley brought to you by New York by Rail. Your Amtrak Travel Guide for destinations in NY, VT & Canada.


Dia: Beacon

Dia: Beacon in Beacon is the place to sign up for a dose of the avant-garde. Opened in 2005, in a reclaimed Nabisco box factory,…

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Dia: Beacon

FASNY Museum of Firefighting

Discover how firefighting has changed over time and see premiere collections of firefighting artifacts that tell the stories of American firefighters.

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FASNY Museum of Firefighting

Francis Lehman Loeb Art Center

Francis Lehman Loeb Art Center in Poughkeepsie is on the campus of Vassar College, the first university in the nation to include an art museum…

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Francis Lehman Loeb Art Center

Hudson River Maritime Museum

The Hudson River Maritime Museum, located on the Rondout waterfront in Kingston, commemorates the days when shipping—via oceans, rivers and canals—was the mode of delivery…

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Hudson River Maritime Museum

Hudson River Museum

The Hudson River Museum presents exhibits on history, science and regional heritage. In the 2,500 square foot Andrus Planetarium, ten shows rotate through the week.…

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Hudson River Museum

Museum at Bethel Woods

The Museum at Bethel Woods in Bethel is dedicated to making the lessons and ideals of the tumultuous decade of the Sixties relevant and accessible.…

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Museum at Bethel Woods

OMI International Art Center

The OMI International Art Center is an art and performance gallery, an artists and writers' colony and an outdoor sculpture field in Ghent.

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OMI International Art Center

Opus 40 Sculpture Park

A sprawling series of stone ramps, pedestals, and platforms over 6.5 acres of a bluestone quarry, this environmental sculpture park was created by sculptor and…

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Opus 40 Sculpture Park

Storm King Art Center

Storm King Art Center, in New Windsor, takes the prize for sheer size and scope. Its 700-acres of woods, meadows and riverbank comprise an unsurpassed…

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Storm King Art Center

The Science Barge

The Science Barge is a floating farm and science museum which demonstrates renewable energy and sustainable food production.

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The Science Barge
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