11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
7 Days a Week
Administrative offices are open M-F, 10 am to 5 pm
Guided tours of the Rondout Lighthouse run every Saturday & Sunday until the end of September. Tours are hourly starting at noon. Tickets are available in the museum store. Learn more >>>
Sunday Family Program: Rubber Band Boats
AUGUST 13. FREE for HRMM members! Join us at 1:00 PM in the Riverport Wooden Boat School classroom to make and decorate your own rubber band boat. Program included with museum admission for non-members. Please RSVP to email@example.com or 845-338-0071 ext. 16.
"Mr. Roberts" Movie Night
AUGUST 23. Join us for this family-friendly double feature with a WWII cartoon short and "Mr. Roberts" about an overly ambitious first officer on a "not very important" naval ship during WWII. 7:00 PM in the Riverport Wooden Boat School Classroom. Suggested donation $5. In partnership with the Kingston Public Library.
Antique & Classic Boats Show
AUGUST 19 & 20. Join the Hudson River Chapter of the Antique & Classic Boats Society for their annual show, featuring antique, vintage, and classic boats. Vote for your favorite! 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM Saturday and Sunday, boat parade Saturday afternoon.
Machine, Tool, & Shop Safety
AUGUST 27. In the final course of Foundations of Woodworking, students will learn how to safely handle tools and machinery in a shop setting. The class will include information on the different types of machinery and their uses, safe shop practices including use of eye and ear protection, emergency protocols, and advice for setting up a home shop. Register Now >>>
Canoe Paddle Carving
SEPTEMBER 16 & 17. Try your hand at carving with this fun course! Have you ever canoed using a paddle custom-built to your height and preferences? The difference will amaze you. Choose either Otter Tail or Beaver Tail shaped blade for your paddle. Students leave with a completed paddle. Beginners welcome. Register now >>>
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Hudson River Maritime Museum
50 Rondout Landing
Kingston, NY 12401
The Hudson River Maritime Museum is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation and interpretation of the maritime history of the Hudson River, its tributaries, and related industries.
Become a member and receive benefits like unlimited free museum admission, discounts on classes, programs, and in the museum store, plus invitations to members-only events.
The Hudson River Maritime Museum receives no federal, state, or municipal funding except through competitive, project-based grants. Your donation helps support our mission of education and preservation.