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Description
Originally settled by the Dutch, Poughkeepsie became the state capital in 1777. Eleven years later the state ratified the U.S. Constitution. The city is built on the rocky terraces rising 250 feet above the Hudson River and the level plateau above. The Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt and the Vanderbilt Mansion national historic sites are nearby.

Visitor Info
Dutchess County Tourism Promotion Agency 3 Neptune Rd. POUGHKEEPSIE, NY 12601. Phone:(845)463-4000 or (800)445-3131

Shopping
Poughkeepsie Galleria is just off US 9 at 2001 South Rd., about 7 miles north of I-84 exit 13. The largest mall in the Hudson Valley, it has anchors JCPenney, Macy's and Sears along with movie theaters, a food court and specialty retailers.
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Residence Inn by Marriott
2525 South Rd. Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
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Poughkeepsie Hampton Inn & Suites
2361 South Rd (US Rt 9). Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
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Best Western Plus The Inn & Suites at the Falls
50 Red Oaks Mill Rd (CR 44). Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
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Red Roof PLUS+ Poughkeepsie 394
2349 South Rd. Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
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