Mesier Homestead and Museum Tour Day

Meiser Homestead is open on Sunday, May 19 for volunteer-lead guided tours of the Homestead, offered by the Wappingers Historical Society. Come learn about the early history of the Mesier Homestead, beginning in 1741 when a Dutchman and his son settled here, built the first stone house in the village and developed mills along the Wappingers Creek. Discover the story of Peter Mesier, a Tory loyalist, his store and the Wappingers Tea Party of 1777. Explore the Victorian Era-styled rooms of the Homestead and their displays of local antiquities, and see a portion of our collection of Native American artifacts. 

The Homestead is located at 2 Spring Street Wappingers Falls. Tours are offered on May 19th and the second Sunday of each month thereafter, through December. Mid-week groups tours can be arranged by calling (845) 632-1281. 

Cost: Free - There is no cost for admission, however donations are gratefully accepted. Gift Shop onsite featuring local history books and artwork. On Sunday, May 19th, the gift shop will feature treats for sale from Mamma Musetti's, a Wappingers Falls based bakery

2 Spring Street

Wappingers Falls

05-19-2019 1:00 PM-4:00 PM

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