Take a trip back to Colonial times and visit

Sands Ring Homestead Museum


Resources

Historical Sites and Museums:

Brick House
Montgomery, NY
www.orangecountygov.com

Bull Stone House
Campbell Hall, NY
www.bullstonehouse.org

Constitution Island
West Point, NY
www.constitutionisland.org

Gomez Mill House
Marlboro, NY
www.gomez.org

Hill-Hold
Campbell Hall, NY
www.orangecountygov.com

Knox’s Headquarters State Historic Site
New Windsor, NY
www.palisadesparksconservancy.org

New Windsor Cantonment State Historic Site
Vails Gate, NY
www.palisadesparksconservancy.org

Washington’s Headquarters State Historic Site
Newburgh, NY
www.nysparks.com

West Point Museum
Highland Falls, NY
www.usma.edu

More Information about the Colonial Period and the American Revolution

There are many wonderful books available and here are some of our favorites:

For Children:

If You Lived in Colonial Times by Ann McGovern

Shh! We’re Writing the Constitution by Jean Fritz and Tomie dePaola

What’s the Big Idea, Ben Franklin? By Jean Fritz

Phoebe the Spy by Judith Griffin

The Secret Soldier by Ann McGovern

Crispus Attucks: Black Leader of Colonial Patriots by Dharathula H. Millender and Gray Morrow

For Adults:

The Trial of Levi Weeks by Estelle Fox Kleiger

John Adams by David McCullough

The Adams-Jefferson Letters edited by Lester J. Capon

The Island in the Center of the World by Russell Shorto

The Seasonal Hearth by Adelaide Hechtlinger

A Museum of Early American Tools by Eric Sloane

Other Local Places of Interest:

Hudson Highlands Nature Museum
Cornwall, NY
www.hhnaturemuseum.org

Storm King Art Center
Mountainville, NY
www.stormking.org

For further information about Orange County NY:

Orange County Tourism
www.orangetourism.com

Sands Ring Homestead

Sands Ring Homestead Museum
180 Main Street
P.O. Box 226
Cornwall, NY 12518

Friends@SandsRing.org

Phone: 845-534-4829

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