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 Museum and site are open Sundays 1 -4 from May 10 (Mother’s Day) through Labor Day weekend.


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Does anyone here remember the drowning of a young boy at Williams Lake in the 1950s? Any information at all would be greatly appreciated. Thank you. ... See MoreSee Less

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Wishing you and yours a lovely holiday and a terrific New Year! 10,000 thanks to every member and volunteer. We couldn't do this without you! ... See MoreSee Less

2 months ago

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.