Century House maintains a historical museum on the history of the Snyder Estate. It also is the home of the Widow Jane Mine, the only former cement mine in the area open for the general public to visit. ...
The Century House Historical Society presents and preserves information about the Rosendale Cement industry, the D&H Canal & railroads, local history, business documents, photographs, geology, and much ...
You can help us out by making a donation to the Century House Historical Society, using this PayPal button! The Society is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization.
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, at 668 Route 213, Rosendale NY, 12472
The normal site hours are 10AM to 6PM during the summer for self guided tours daily. The Museum is open to small groups Sunday 1-4pm. When the mine freezes over, the site will be closed until the spring thaw.
Visiting the site is free for members, all others please leave a donation!
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The CHHS wants this group to help bring Rosendalians together and help put it on the radar and be a little less of a best kept secret!THIS IS YOU, and others you know! In order to receive the Community Heart & Soul $10k grant and move forward into Phase 2 -Story Collecting, in which our volunteers will head out to all 14 Rosendale hamlets to hear diverse local perspectives, we need to match that amount with pledges / donations. We already have pledges and contributions totaling $5000!
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Business and organizational PLEDGES of $250+ will be recognized with a Rosendale Heart & Soul Supporter placard for display, a digital graphic for their website, and their business/organization's name/website listed in our e-newsletter and on the Rosendale Heart & Soul website/social media.
Donations from individual community members will be gratefully acknowledged with a beautiful RH&S logo sticker, and a copy of the support placard for your window (ALL immediate donations are appreciated to help cover our current petty cash/essential admin costs; suggested $25)