The Clean, Green Hudson

The Clean, Green Hudson is a program which explores the ecology, pollutive industries, and recovery of the Hudson River.


This program includes:

– A guided tour of the museum focusing on the Hudson’s ecology and pollutive industries, including a short film overview of the Hudson River.

– Oral history workshop, where students listen to short oral histories about the Hudson River commercial fishing industry, then practice interviewing each other.

– A guided walking tour around the Rondout district to learn about how nature reclaims historic spaces, including Island Dock, the Newark Cement Company, and the Rondout barge graveyard.

To book this tour, please contact Education Director Sarah Wassberg at or call 845-338-0071 ext. 16.