Hudson River Day 2014

July 3, 2014

PRESS RELEASE Hudson River Maritime Museum 50 Rondout Landing Kingston, NY 12401 CONTACT:  Lana Chassman  ▪  Director of Public Relations 845.338.0071, ext. 15                                                              […]

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January E-Newsletter: HRMM, Oral Histories, and an App

January 10, 2014

Check our our latest enewsletter, featuring our oral history digitization project, an iPhone app, and upcoming events! January E-Newsletter: HRMM, Oral Histories, and an App  

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December Newsletter: 2013 has been a great year!

December 13, 2013

Check out our December, 2013 newsletter, which highlights the wonderful events of 2013 and gives a sneak peek into some of the upcoming events of 2014. To help us continue our preservation and education work and to ensure that 2014 is just as successful as 2013, please join or donate today.

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2013 Was a Very Good Year

December 5, 2013

2013 was a very good year for the Hudson River Maritime Museum. But we can make 2014 even better. For a recap of all of 2013’s wonderful events, plus a sneak peek at what 2014 has to offer, please read this letter [PDF] from Hudson River Maritime Museum Executive Director Patrick McDonough and Board President Allan Bowdery. 

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Sinterklaas Comes to HRMM: November E-Newsletter

November 15, 2013

Check out our November E-Newsletter, which is all about Sinterklaas workshops at HRMM and the parade, plus a call for donations for our Mitten Tree! To subscribe to our e-newsletter, go to our landing page (click on our logo or “home”) and type your address into the box under “subscribe” on the right hand side. […]

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Rendezvous on the Rondout: August E-Newsletter

August 15, 2013 close up of antique boat steering wheel

Check out our new August e-newsletter featuring the Antique and Classic Boats Show, Kingston Arts Festival, Shop for a Cause, and August’s Follow the River Lecture.

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Visit Vortext Highlights HRMM and the Rondout Waterfront

August 10, 2013

Check out this video from Visit Vortex which highlights some of the attractions at the Rondout Waterfront, including the Hudson River Maritime Museum! What a great little film. Watch More Great Hudson Valley Videos at

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Press Release: 29th Annual Antique and Classic Boats Show Returns to the Hudson River Maritime Museum August 16-18, 2013

August 9, 2013 Visitors walk along the docks to view various antique vessels at the museum.

PRESS RELEASE Hudson River Maritime Museum 50 Rondout Landing . Kingston, NY 12401 . providing the portal to history along the Hudson Contact: Lana Chassman, Director of Public Relations 845.338.0071, ext. 15 29TH ANNUAL ANTIQUE AND CLASSIC BOATS SHOW RETURNS TO THE HUDSON RIVER MARITIME MUSEUM AUGUST 16-18 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 9, 2013 […]

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Damage from Hurricane Sandy

November 2, 2012 Water line on the front door.

The museum received approximately 3 feet of water on the main level and several inches on the Green Room/East Gallery level. There was significant damage to the Gift Shop and merchandise. Everything was elevated at least two feet off of the floor, using the Hurricane Irene flood level of 10 inches as a guide, but […]

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Hudson River Day and the Kingston Home Port and Education Center Website

July 20, 2012

HRMM is pleased to announce the launching of a new website for the Kingston Home Port and Education Center, a joint project between HRMM and the Hudson River Sloop Clearwater, Inc. to construct a building designed to serve as the winter home port for the sloop Clearwater and for summer educational programming and events for HRMM. Visit […]

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