Local history, contemporary art.

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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Two choice pieces from the collections of The Century House Historical Society. Clipping of working a narrow area of rock & photo of train passing through Binnewater dated 1917. ... See MoreSee Less

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Two choice pieces from the collections of The Century House Historical Society. Clipping of working a narrow area of rock & photo of train passing through Binnewater dated 1917.

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Fall Clean Up Day will be on Sunday, October 15, 2017 from 10am - 3pm.

Bring your workgloves and a dish to share at our potluck lunch.

All are invited!

Fall Clean Up Day: Volunteers Needed!October 15, 2017, 10:00amThe Century House Historical SocietyFall Clean Up Day will be on Sunday, October 15, 2017 from 10am - 3pm.

Bring your workgloves and a dish to share at our potluck lunch.

All are invited!
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Fall Clean Up Day: Volunteers Needed!

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Century House Presents: The Secret Gong Orchestra's Red Kachina. ... See MoreSee Less

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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.