Contact

A.W. Buckbee Center

2 Colonial Avenue
Warwick, NY 10990

Phone:

845.986.3236

Office Hours:

Monday-Friday 9am-2pm

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Warwick Historical Society

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Welcome to The Warwick Historical Society. There is something for everyone here!

Enjoy our exhibits, curator’s talks, and our many festive celebrations including our George Washington Day and our famous Under The Tent fundraiser.

Our holdings range from the 17th-21st century and include photographs, postcards, maps and newspapers. Documents including deeds, letters, manuscripts and journals, reports and memoirs.

Our educational children’s programs include Traveling Trunk, tours of Society buildings and much more!

Events & News

May 22, Wine & Design

Wine & Design to benefit the Warwick Historical Society

May 22, 2-4pm, $45 per person.

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Aug 27, Evening Under the Tent!

The Historical Society of the Town of Warwick will hold its 45th Annual Evening Under the Tent in Lewis Park. What started as an end-of-summer party, has now become the Society’s major fundraiser.
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Summer Internships

The Historical Society of the Town of Warwick has internship opportunities available for college and graduate students, including teaching and supervising children ages 8 to 12 as part of our History Camp program. Read More.

History Summer Camp in August

Ever wonder what it was like to live and work in Warwick in days gone by? This summer, students will become history detectives by joining one of the Warwick Historical Society’s summer history camps. Read More.

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Historic Properties

Visit our Historic Properties which include two churches, a cemetery, a carriage house a barn and an herb garden!

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Educational Programs

Our team of trained educators takes great pride in the educational programs offered by the Warwick Historical Society.

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Events & Treasures!

See some of the wonderful items we have in our Collection and photos from our very special events!

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History in the Making!

It all began as a small group of locals gathered in the 1810 House with a shared mission: to protect, preserve and promote the rich heritage of the Town of Warwick and its villages. The year was 1906 and the first few meetings revolved around establishing a name to support the mission.

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Our Properties

Want to do see our Historic Properties via our Walking/ Biking Tour? Click below for a Google Map to view and a pdf version to download.
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Ephemera/Archives

The Warwick Historical Society is home to an extensive archive of documents and materials from the 17th-21st Century, housed at the A.W. Buckbee Center.

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Education Programs

Learn more about our Education Programs. We have a Travelling Trunk and other programs for all grade levels that focus on local history!

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Donate!

Help us preserve the rich heritage of Warwick! Donations are needed for restoration projects and educational programs.

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