Discover and explore Delaware County through its agricultural and industrial history

Bluestone, lumber, farming, locomotives - the history of Delaware County is the history of power. Explore the stories told here through essays, video and photographs and discover historical places on the map.

Delaware County Community Heroes in Portraiture: New Exhibit at DCHA

Artist Janet Wentworth Erickson will debut her portrait series, "Delaware County Community Heroes in Portraiture" at the Delaware County Historical Association with an opening wine and cheese reception from 5-7 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 7. The reception is free and open to the public.


Hanford Mills Museum Offers Steam Power 101 & Free Family Saturday in August

Hanford Mills Museum is offering a two-day course on the theory and practical operation of a wood-fired steam power plant. Hanford Mills Museum will also offer the final Free Family Saturday of the season. Coinciding with the Steam Power 101 workshop, visitors will be able to see steam power demonstrations as well as water power demonstrations.


Angler will discuss John Burroughs as fisherman

Expert angler and fishing history enthusiast Mike O’Neil will talk about “Fishing in the Catskills” at John Burroughs’ Woodchuck lodge, 1633 Burroughs Memorial Rd., Roxbury, Delaware County on Saturday, August 1 at 1 p.m.


HSM sponsors gravestone cleaning workshop August 8

Learn to safely clean the surface of gravestones at a workshop Saturday, August 8 at the Clovesville Cemetery near Fleischmanns.


Upcoming Events for Woodchuck Lodge

The First Annual Meeting of members of John Burroughs' Woodchuck Lodge will be held on July 11th. On July 16th, Will Drey Farm will host a dinner and talk to benefit Woodchuck Lodge.