Every summer, New York certified teachers and administrators who are also Warwick Historical Society members, host a week of History Camp for children ages 8- 12. Classes are held in four of the Society’s buildings and in Lewis Park. Each day the children will be...Read More
The Warwick Historical Society is home to an extensive Archive of documents and materials from the 17th to 21st Century as well as a Clothing Collection of over 1000 articles from a similar period. Clothing Collection The 2013 Downton Abbey Exhibit from the Clothing Collection...Read More
The Warwick Historical Society and Foundation of St. Anthony Community Hospital joined together to present the largest tented formal tea party ever staged in Warwick and it was truly An Afternoon To Remember. Since a cup of tea represents an imaginary voyage—part of the...Read More
Children's programs include Traveling Trunk to all Warwick first graders, fourth grade tours of Society buildings and of course, Summer History Camp. Adults and children alike will enjoy the Clothing Collection exhibits, Curator's Choice Talks, and our many festive celebrations all year such as George Washington Day Picnic, Tavern Night, the annual Wine & Cheese and Holiday Wassail party, and our famous summer Under The Tent fundraiser! Buckbee Center and 1810 House are open year round. Other buildings are generally open to the public, June - October or by appointment.
In April of 1906, a small group of Warwick, NY residents gathered in the 1810 House with a mission to protect, preserve and promote the rich heritage of the Town of Warwick, New York and its villages. Over 100 years later, the Warwick Historical Society owns 10 historic buildings, a park, and a cemetery and has preserved the beauty of the Village of Warwick for all time.
Register today for History Camp July 29th – August 2nd by calling 986-3236. Oriented to children ages 8-12. Space is limited!
Don’t forget to save the date for our annual Under The Tent Party. August 24th 6 – 9pm in Lewis Park. Come one, come all.