August 8, 2014
Lake Champlain Maritime Museum‘s schooner Lois McClure will be in port in Kingston at the Hudson River Maritime Museum on Friday, August 8th and Saturday, August 9th with public hours from 10 am to 5 pm during her tour commemorating the War of 1812 Bicentennial. The Lois McClure is a replica 1862 canal schooner, based on two […]
August 16, 2014
The Hudson River Maritime Museum hosts the annual Antique and Classic Boats Show, operated by the Hudson Valley chapter of the Antique and Classic Boats Society. 11 am to 5 pm.
August 20, 2014
This wonderful documentary film discusses the history and future of the native oyster beds of New York and New Jersey. Film by Emily Driscoll. 7 pm in the Kingston Home Port and Education Center Suggested donation $5 or “pay what you wish.”
August 23, 2014
The Kingston Sailing Club invites all sailors to participate in the annual Spinnenweber Cup Regatta. Participants do not have to be Kingston Sailing Club Members. Breakfast and registration begins at 8:30 AM at the Hudson River Maritime Museum on August 23rd, followed by an on-site skipper’s meeting. First signals at the starting line will be […]
September 10, 2014
Local photographer and historic photograph collector Jack Matthews discusses the Cornell Steamboat Company with historic photos from his collection. 7 pm in the Kingston Home Port and Education Center. Suggested donation $5 or “pay what you wish.”
September 13, 2014
Follow the Tugboat Trail in Port Ewen along 9W to see 25 artist-decorated tugboats until the end of August. The Hudson River Maritime Museum’s “The Maritime” is located just off the 9W bridge heading into Port Ewen on the right hand side. On Saturday, September 13th at Headless Horsemen this and other tugboats will be […]
September 24, 2014
Award-winning Hudson Valley documentary filmmaker Tobe Carey shows his iconic film, “Deep Water,” which traces the history of the creation of the Ashokan Reservoir, which provides drinking water for New York City. 7 pm in the Kingston Home Port and Education Center. Suggested donation $5 or “pay what you wish.”
September 27, 2014
The Hudson River Maritime Museum participates in Smithsonian Magazine’s annual Museum Day Live, featuring free admission to museums all over the country. Ticket required for free admission. Download your ticket from the Museum Day Live website.
Join us for our annual Pilot Club Gala fundraising dinner for the museum. This year we will be honoring Jay Ungar and Molly Mason for their contributions to the museum and the region. Tickets go on sale in late August. More details forthcoming.
October 8, 2014
Frank Almquist leads an in-depth discussion about the construction of the Ashokan Reservoir and answers some of the puzzling questions surrounding it. 7 pm in the Kingston Home Port and Education Center. Suggested donation $5 or “pay what you wish.”