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Cold Spring Village News & Updates

Bus Trip to Historic Eastern Massachusetts

Posted in Village News on Thursday, February 5th, 2015

Local historians and bus trip leaders extraordinaire, Pary and Bruce Tell, have put together an exciting tour of historic Eastern Massachusetts. This 3 day, 2 night tour features stops at Adams National Historic Site, Plymouth Rock and Plimoth Plantation, as well as the New Bedford Whaling Museum. All proceeds from the tour support Historic Cold Spring […]

12th Annual Spring Lecture Series- Select Wednesdays in March and April

Posted in Village News on Thursday, January 29th, 2015

Historic Cold Spring Village’s 12th Annual Spring Lecture Series takes place on four consecutive Wednesday evenings in March and April. The lectures begin at 7pm in the HCSV Welcome Center and feature noted New Jersey historians discussing their latest works. There is no fee for admission but donations are appreciated. Speakers will be available for […]

Calling all crafts and antiques merchants! Opportunities for 2015

Posted in Village News on Friday, January 16th, 2015

Historic Cold Spring Village welcomes antiques, crafts and collectibles vendors to participate in its 2015 season which features a series of special weekend events including the Cold Spring Country Fairs, the 25th Annual Quilt and Fiber Arts Show, Railroad Days, Civil War Weekend, and the 11th Annual Celtic Festival. Vendor spaces are available for each of […]

Blacksmithing for the Beginner at HCSV

Posted in Village News on Monday, December 15th, 2014

Modern life can be hard. Return to simpler times and learn the art of blacksmithing.  Immerse yourself in this key art form. All courses are designed for students 16 years of age and up. Class sizes are limited. Enrollment is on first-come, first-served. Contact Clare Juechter at cjuechter@hcsv.org with questions. Introductory Two Day Class:  Designed for the novice, […]

Fall and Winter 2014 Hours

Posted in Village News on Monday, September 1st, 2014

During the fall and winter of 2014, the Village Welcome Center is open Monday through Friday (closed on holidays) from 9am-4:30pm with free admission. The Village is open for self-guided walking tours during those hours as well as on Saturdays from 11am-3pm.  The Chronicle, a guide to HCSV, is available in the Welcome Center on weekdays and at […]

Village’s ‘Traveling Trunk’ Program Brings Unique History Lesson to Area Schools

Posted in Village News on Monday, March 24th, 2014

Several area schools will be able to teach their fourth graders Early American history in a unique way this year through the Historic Cold Spring Village ‘Traveling Trunk’ program. These educational resources are filled with learning tools, objects and information to bring a living history lesson to the classroom each time the trunk is opened. […]

Check Out Our Video to Learn More About the Village!

Posted in Village News on Wednesday, April 4th, 2012

A short introduction video to what you will experience here at Historic Cold Spring Village:

Village History Education Programs

Posted in Village News on Tuesday, September 27th, 2011

We See America Learning… Now that school is in session, teachers can choose from a variety of education programs that Historic Cold Spring Village offers!  American history comes alive in your classroom through distance-learning courses, in-class visits, field trips, a one-room schoolhouse experience and more! Please visit  http://www.hcsv.org/education/ for a complete list of programs and additional information!