We offer this website to introduce the newcomer to the rich history of the Nyack Community, to give established Nyackers a way to share and participate, and to provide easy access for all to our programs and activities.
An exhibit “Mapping Nyack: a History of Maps and Mapping Techniques” will open December 1 and run through February 23, 2019, at the Museum of the Historical Society of the Nyacks. The exhibit will feature examples of maps of Nyack of different periods and styles from the 18th Century to the 21st. The oldest will … Continue reading “Upcoming Exhibit: Mapping Nyack”
TAILS FROM THE TRAIL: New Historical Signage on the former Erie Railroad Path Tails from the Trail will feature photos, maps, and stories to highlight the impact of the railway on the villages of Nyack, South Nyack and Piermont. The exhibit is at the Historical Society’s museum in the DePew House, lower level, 50 Piermont … Continue reading “Current Exhibit: Tales from the Trail”
The John Scott Armchair History lecture series continues in the fall of 2018! Presenters will give each of their presentations twice: An even talk at the Nyack Library, then an afternoon talk at the Valley Cottage Library. The program honors the great Rockland County historian John Scott. The HSN asks for a small donation from … Continue reading “2018 Armchair History Dates”