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D and H Canal Historical Society and Museum

23 Mohonk Road

Mission Statement:

 Now celebrating our 40th year, the purpose of the D & H Canal Historical Society is to preserve, protect and perpetuate the unique history of the Delaware and Hudson Canal, particularly in Ulster County. The Society fulfills its mission by:

- Operating its museum in High Falls and maintaining the Five Locks Walk, a National Historic Landmark

- Preserving the canal locks and environs, and canal-related documents, printed material,pictures and artifacts

- Educating its members and the general public by through lectures, tours, publications and programs

- Conducting and facilitating ongoing research

- Acquiring real and personal property to further these goals


Diane Moore

Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017
The Delaware and Hudson Canal Museum is a small little gem. It is a very well set up display of canal boat and local canal history, with a neat working canal model. Off street parking is available. Allow about an hour for your self guided tour around the museum.

David Rylance

Sunday, June 18, 2017
Took the 5 lock tour with Bill. Excellent!!

Bill Merchant

Friday, March 17, 2017
Impressive Museum with a great story which it brings to life.

kitten Jones

Friday, Feb. 12, 2016

D and H Canal Historical Society and Museum is not affiliated with AmericanTowns Media