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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


Kyle Moore

Friday, July 27, 2018
Beautiful little museum showcasing the local canal history with interesting and engaging displays.

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.

Darin Pugliese

Thursday, July 19, 2018

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