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The Century House Historical Society is a not-for-profit educational organization dedicated to the preservation of industrial history of the Rosendale natural cement region. The Society is located at the Snyder Estate in New York’s historic Hudson Valley.

The site is open 10AM – 4PM for self guided tours daily, with the museum being open Sundays from Mother’s Day through September 1PM – 4PM


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We need your help to get the site into tip-top shape for the upcoming season at our annual Widow Jane Mine and grounds spruce-up.

Projects big and small.
Bring gloves and a big appetite.
Bring your pick up truck if you have one.

Invite your friends!

Rain or shine!

**Bring a dish or some goodies to share for our big pigout pot luck lunch at noon.
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We need your help to get the site into tip-top shape for the upcoming season at our annual Widow Jane Mine and grounds spruce-up. Projects big and small. Bring gloves and a big appetite. Bring your pick up truck if you have one. Invite your friends! Rain or shine! **Bring a dish or some goodies to share for our big pigout pot luck lunch at noon.

4 days ago

Spring Spruce Up Day!

May 7, 2017, 10:00am

The Century House Historical Society

We need your help to get the site into tip-top shape for the upcoming season at our annual Widow Jane Mine and grounds spruce-up. Projects big and small. Bring gloves and a big appetite. Bring your pick up truck if you have one. Invite your friends! Rain or shine! **Bring a dish or some goodies to share for our big pigout pot luck lunch at noon.

I was wondering if the Widow Jane Mine was dog friendly? ... See MoreSee Less

7 days ago

The Century House Historical SocietyGreetings! For general visits, dogs are welcome with the understanding that dogs must be leashed. Pick up after your dog of course and enjoy. For events, please leave pets at home. .1   ·  7 days ago

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The Snyder Estate Natural Cement Historic District is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
The Society is chartered by the New York State Education Department.