Historic Huguenot Street, New Paltz

Historic Walking Area · Hidden Gem · Historic Site
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  • We came on a Saturday evening for the Cider & Spirits Haunted Walking Tour, and it was excellent. Our tour guide, Megan, did a fantastic job. The tour covered a number of the street's various ghost...  more »
  • Tour emphasis was on the Huguenots' mistreatment of the local Indians and the beatings they inflicted on their slaves. We left with few insights into what the Huguenot lifestyle was like and a firm.....  more »
  • Save your money. We had visited Huguenot Street years ago and thoroughly enjoyed learning about the reasons why the Huguenots fled religious persecution and how they developed. This new tour is...  more »
  • We missed the guided tours and so we took the free app self guided tour. But only the interior of the main building/gift shop was accessible. Would have liked to see inside the other houses on the tour.
  • This is a great place to learn about what our country was founded on. Awesome early architecture. They do a great job presenting historical relevance of all people who resided here. The Huguenot is just one piece of this complex puzzle.
  • Cool place to see while in the area. Lots of interesting facts and details. It's really cool how they preserve and maintain the buildings and the area.
  • Our guide, Tom did a nice job of explaining the history, architecture and some of the reconstruction. We only entered one building and a re-created church. I was expecting more of a living museum with costumed staff-perhaps on the weekend. Interesting and worth stopping in, if you’re in the area.
  • I love American history. Missed being able to see the inside of the houses. I was told that's to preserve them. Preserve them for who?

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