New Windsor Cantonment State Historic Site

374 Temple Hill Rd.
New Windsor, NY 12553- Map It
Phone: (845) 561-1765

AAA Editor Notes

New Windsor Cantonment State Historic Site, 1 mi. s. of I-84 on Temple Hill Rd./SR 300, is the site of the last winter encampment of Gen. George Washington's Continental Army. Costumed interpreters demonstrate 18th-century military life, including musket and artillery drills, woodworking and blacksmithing. A visitor center has exhibits about the Revolutionary War in the Hudson Highlands and on the cantonment. Guided tours are available. Picnicking is permitted.
Hours: Grounds daily dawn-dusk. Visitor center Wed.-Sat. 10-5, Sun. 1-5. Interpreter demonstrations offered Wed.-Sat. 10-5, Sun. 1-5, Apr. 15-Oct. 31. Closed Jan. 1, Easter, Labor Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas.