What a great little house and museum this is! I had no idea Kingston was the first capital of New York and that it had such an interesting role in the Revolutionary War. We had a nice tour of the house, although I would have...更多
I was reasonably well educated in NYC public schools but knew nothing of Kingston's history as the capitol of New York during the Revolutionary War. I suspect many people know as little about this as I did. Visiting the Senate House State Historic Site is...更多
Kingston was the first capital of the newly minted State of New York. To be sure, the revolutionary patriots--or treasonous citizens, according to British thought--wanted to make New York City the capital of New York State. Alas, the British army had usurped that area. So...更多
We had about an hour before an appointment in Kingston & decided to check this site out. A small visitor's center with welcoming staff was the first stop, and when we told them we had limited time they got a tour guide & sent us...更多
We visited Kingston in February, and while walking around the shops on Wall Street, we saw the Senate Historic Site.
They have lots of really historical and beautiful buildings here to see, but the inside tours where closed for the winter. It was still neat...更多
I thought that our tour guide was friendly and knowledgeable. The building was quite old and the history interesting. The senate house is in downtown Kingston, which is a cute town . It was only $3 for a senior admission, so the price was right!