Contact

Address:

A.W. Buckbee Center

2 Colonial Avenue
Warwick, NY 10990

Phone:

845.986.3236

Office Hours:

Monday-Friday 9am-2pm

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Welcome!

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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 our Summer History Camp.

Save the Date!

Warwick Historical Society Tours

Each Sunday at 2pm
July 5, 2015 – August 30, 2015

Tours include:
Summer on the Porch Exhibit
Ketchum House
Old School Baptist Meeting House
Lewis Park & Herb Garden

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George Washington Day

July 25, 2pm-4pm. A fun family event. Buildings will be open for touring, local stories, crafts and games from days gone by.
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Under the Tent

August 22, 6-9pm, in Lewis Park. Under the Tent is our largest fundraiser of the year. It brings summer to a close with a beautiful evening of food, wine and conversation.

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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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Under the Tent Party

Under the Tent is our major fundraiser for the year. This year’s Party is scheduled for August 22. Join in the fun!

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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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