All there is to experience in: Poughkeepsie

Once a bustling center for industry along the Hudson River, the City of Poughkeepsie is going through a twenty-first century revival repurposing factory buildings as housing, eateries and art galleries. The nearby Town of Poughkeepsie is home to Vassar College, Marist College and SUNY Dutchess. Stay at the Poughkeepsie Grand Hotel & Conference Center, which boasts a rooftop garden and full-service restaurant. Enjoy a vibrant dining scene with choices like Essie’s Restaurant, Brasseries 292 and The Artist’s Palate. Shadows on the Hudson offers a breathtaking waterfront dining experience. Bring the kids to the Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum for interactive exhibits and programs that focus on art, literacy, science, health and the local community. For unmatched views of the Hudson River and beyond, check out the Walkway Over the Hudson – once a vital railway crossing, now the longest elevated pedestrian bridge in the world.



Adventure with Altitude Ballooning

An awe-inspiring experience around the Hudson Valley in "Rainbow with a View" is what awaits at Adventure...

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Arlington Wine & Liquor

Extensive collection of local beer, spirits and wine. Fine wines and liquor with exceptional customer...

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Art Centro

Multicultural art exhibits, pottery exhibits, clay classes, and art studios for rent by artists of all...

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Arts Mid-Hudson, Inc.

An arts service organization with a gallery, workshops, and special arts events. Promotes and coordinates...

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Bardavon 1869 Opera House

The oldest continuously operating theater in New York State, and one of the oldest in the entire country....

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Barrett Art Center

Fine art exhibitions, art classes, lectures, and demonstrations focused on the visual arts. Located in...

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Barrett Art Center

An 1830s brick townhouse filled with Greek Revival architectural details and listed on the National Register...

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Bike Tours of Dutchess County

Eight self-guided bike tours with directions and maps of routes throughout Dutchess County, including...

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Bounce! Trampoline Sports

10,000 sq. ft. of interconnected trampolines for all ages. Slam dunk basketball, trampoline dodge-ball,...

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Cafe 40

Beautiful coffeehouse & gift shop featuring specialty coffees, baked goods, grab & go sandwiches, gourmet...

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Casperkill Golf Club

18-hole championship golf course designed by Robert Trent Jones, Sr. Restaurant, driving range, putting...

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Chestnut Ridge Plaza

Bed, Bath and Beyond, Men's Warehouse, Walgreens and restaurants.

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Clinton House State Historic Site

HQ of the Dutchess County Historical Society located in an historic stone house built c.1765, before...

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Cocoon Theatre

Arts organization presents fine visual & performing arts workshops, classes & performances. Focus...

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College Hill Golf Course

9-hole course. Extensive club repair.

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Cunneen-Hackett Arts Center

Two Victorian architecture land marked buildings. Hosts dance, music, drama, lectures, films; theater....

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Cunneen-Hackett Arts Center

Two Victorian architecture land marked buildings. Hosts dance, music, drama, lectures, films; theater....

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Darkside Records

Darkside Records is the Hudson Valley’s largest independent record shop, located at 611 Dutchess Tpk...

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De's Jewelers

Celebrating 65 years serving the Hudson Valley. De's introduced an Exclusive Line of Hudson Valley Jewelry...

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Dreaming Goddess

Crafts handmade in America and fairly-traded goods. Bohemian styled clothing, sterling and semi-precious...

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Dutchess Community College

Serves over 25,000 each year through credit and credit-free classes and training for business and industry....

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Dutchess County Passport

Welcome to the Dutchess County Passport! As a diverse community of hamlets, villages, towns, and cities,...

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Elizabeth Boutique

Women's clothing, accessories, shoes and gift boutique. Winner of Hudson Valley Magazine's Best of Hudson...

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Fall Kill Creative Works

Formerly known as the Mid-Hudson Heritage Center, it is a non-profit community organization that operates: Fall...

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Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center

Opened in 1864 as the Vassar College Art Gallery. The collection began with an initial gift from Matthew...

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Gallery 40

A collaborative gallery devoted to building community through the representation of local artists. Housed...

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Glebe House

The 1767 house has been restored to represent the home of Tory Minister, The Reverend John Beardsley...

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Gravity Vault Poughkeepsie

World class indoor rock climbing with more than 13,000 sq. ft. of climbing, walls up to 40 feet high,...

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Guided Walking Tour, Murals and Sculpture of Poughkeepsie

Take a leisurely two hour stroll with artist, muralist and guide, Franc Palaia and see more than 30 of...

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Hand and Stone Massage and Facial Spa

Our philosophy is simple; to consistently deliver the highest quality professional massage, facial and...

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Holiday Inn Express Poughkeepsie

121 rooms. Complimentary hot breakfast buffet. Outdoor pool and patio, 2 spacious whirlpool suites, Wedding...

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Hudson Plaza Mall

T.J. Maxx, Price Chopper, apparel, liquor store, day spa, restaurants, bar and bank...

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Hudson Valley Community Dances

Contra-, square-, Zydeco- and swing dances to live or recorded bands and callers. All ages & skill levels...

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Hudson Valley Dance Depot

Swing, salsa, ballroom private lessons, classes, and dances for adults.  Zumba, Bokwa, belly dancing,...

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Hudson Valley Healing Center

A place for relaxation and exploration.  We have one salt cave, yoga & mindfulness, workshops & events...

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Hudson Valley Holistic Market

The Hudson Valley Holistic Market is a monthly event bringing natural, organic products and services...

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Hudson Valley Philharmonic

Oldest operating theater in New York State and 12th oldest in the country presents dance, music, theatre,...

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Hyde Park Marina

The protected cove marina is located on the East bank of the Hudson River, approximately 60 NM from both...

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James W. Palmer III '90 Gallery

Centrally located, it exhibits art of diverse mediums, themes and origins in a casual setting. Exhibits...

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Juan Murphy's

Juan Murphy's Irish Pub and Restaurant fuses the warmth and friendliness of a traditional Irish Pub...

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Laugh It Up! Comedy Club

Laugh it up! comedy club inside Mahoney’s Irish pub and steakhouse on the Poughkeepsie Waterfront provides...

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Leisure Ride Bike Rental

Bicycle sales and rentals. Family five seaters, two seater and individual bikes available. A great assortment...

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Locust Grove Estate

Historic country estate includes 40-room Italianate mansion featuring outstanding original collection...

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Locust Grove Estate

183 acres, including 5 miles of carriage trails, vegetable gardens and perennial gardens. Stately trees,...

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Mahoney's Irish Pub & Steakhouse

Emmett Mahoney's traditional Irish pub has food and bars on two levels, pool table, pub games, and...

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Marist College

Exhibitions of regional & NYC contemporary artists working in all fine arts media. Steel Plant Studio. Building...

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Marist College

Liberal arts college on the Hudson River. 4,900 undergraduate and 950 graduate students; offers professional...

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Marist College Steel Plant Art Gallery

A 3200 square foot exhibition space located in the Steel Plant Studios along with the Fine Arts Program....

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Marlene Weber Day Spa

A full service salon and day spa. Catering available for individuals and groups. A full menu of hair...

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Martel Recital Hall at the Skinner Hall of Music

Frequent classical music concerts, with invited internationally known guest artists. Features Paul Fritts...

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McCann Ice Arena

The McCann Ice Arena serves youth organizations, leagues and individuals for both recreational and competitive...

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McCann Memorial Golf Course

18-hole championship course. Driving range, putting green, cart rental, lessons, & restaurant. Christo's...

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Mid-Hudson Children's Museum

Award winning museum is the ideal destination for families with young children ages 0-6. With exhibits...

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Mid-Hudson Rowing Association

Mid Hudson Rowing Association (MHRA), founded in 1950, is a not-for-profit rowing club located in Poughkeepsie,...

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Mildred I. Washington Art Gallery

Variety of changing exhibits featuring local artists, student & faculty work of sculpture, digital...

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MJN - Majed J. Nesheiwat Convention Center

Offers space for large-scale exhibits, convention-type services or productions in Mair Hall, as well...

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Mount Beacon

There's a good bet you'll be huffing and puffing on the mile-or-so climb up the mountain, but the exertion...

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New Day Repertory Co Inc

Live professional theatre at 29 N. Hamilton St. and the Cunneen-Hackett Arts Center, 9 Vassar St. Four...

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Noah's Ark

Antique bar with HD Direct TV's for sports fans;darts. Open late, pub menu. Comfortable scene.

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Oasis Medi-Spa

Oasis Medispa offers massage and body treatments, as well as advanced skin care, facial rejuvenation,...

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Overlook Golf & Recreation Center

Golf driving range, 18-hole miniature golf course, 10 lighted baseball/softball batting cages, and go-cart...

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Paula's Public House

GastroPub, offering wines, beer, spirits, yummy eats, good and comfortable fun, outdoor seating in the...

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Poets' Walk Park

Poets' Walk is located in Red Hook, New York, United States on the River Road. It is intended to celebrate...

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POK Pop-Up Shop

Items for sale that are Poughkeepsie branded or Poughkeepsie made.  Highlighting local organizations...

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Post Road Plaza

Barnes and Noble, Dress Barn, Michaels Arts and Crafts, Ulta Beauty, PetSmart, Staples, and Stop & Shop...

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Poughkeepsie Galleria

The county's largest enclosed mall has 120 stores on two floors. Best Buy, DSW Shoes, Dick's Sporting...

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Poughkeepsie Plaza

Enclosed, one-level plaza with easy access. Locally owned and operated stores plus: Marshalls, Famous...

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Poughkeepsie Post Office

A National Historic Landmark, with five distinctive murals depicting historic occasions in local, state...

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Poughkeepsie Raceway

Poughkeepsie Raceway is a purpose built 1.5 mile asphalt kart racing oval.  Racers between the ages...

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Poughkeepsie Underwear Factory

Home to: PUF (Poughkeepsie Underwear Factory) Studios: printmaking open studios and art classes for...

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Poughkeepsie Yacht Club

A small private social yacht club based in the Hudson Valley in upstate New York.

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Queen City 15 Fine Art Gallery

It is a member-based community of artisans and artists. The mission of the gallery is to provide a showcase...

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Quiet Cove Riverfront Park

Quiet Cove offers something for everyone! Enjoy stunning vistas of the Hudson River while relaxing on...

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Revel 32

Built in 1845, this former Masonic Temple has been transformed into a one-of-a-kind event venue in the...

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Rinaldi Auctions & Appraisals

Founder Bill Rinaldi has been in the auction and antique appraisal business for over 40 years.

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RPM Raceway

America’s ultimate all-electric indoor go-kart and entertainment destination providing an authentic,...

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Shadows Marina

Shadows Marina on the Hudson, the Hudson Valley's premier marina, offering scenic views with average...

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Shadows One Water Taxi

Take Shadows One from Shadows Marina to the Newburgh waterfront in 20-25 minutes. Check schedule daily;...

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Shoppes at South Hills

Bob's Furniture, Burlington Coat Factory, Christmas Tree Shops, Kmart, Shop Rite, and Chuck E Cheese's.

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Sierra Lily

Sierra Lily is proud to be serving the Hudson Valley for over 40 years with the most unique and beautiful...

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Smith Metropolitan AME Zion Church

Guided tour discusses history of the church and prominent parishioners, including the first woman ordained...

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Spackenkill Plaza

Pier 1, Starbucks, Table Talk Diner and more. 

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Spins Bowl Poughkeepsie

Our flagship Spins Bowl location in Poughkeepsie includes 26 brand new top-of-the-line professional lanes,...

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Springside National Historic Site

Recognized as the last surviving example of America's first native-born landscape architect, Andrew Jackson...

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The Art Effect

The Art Effect (formerly Mill Street Loft and Spark Media Project) is committed to being a catalyst for...

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The Chance Theater

Built in 1912 for vaudeville, the area's premier live music club hosts classic and contemporary rock...

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The Crafted Kup

Specialty coffeehouse featuring espresso drinks, JB Peel Coffee, Harney & Sons Teas, and fresh baked...

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The Derby Bar & Restaurant

American comfort fare in a refurbished '30s-era tavern with an old-timey, dark-wood interior. American...

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The Friends of the Poughkeepsie Public Library District Book Store

20,000 square foot bookstore featuring gently used books and movies – most are $2.00 or less! Proceeds...

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The Nuddy Bar & Grill

Irish restaurant/bar The Nuddy Bar & Grill offers classic menu items and a full bar with 12 different...

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Three Arts Bookstore

The Three Arts covers a wide range of genres, featuring sports, travel, cooking, fiction, nature, reference,...

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Trinity Players

Performs at several venues in the area. 

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Trout Unlimited - Mid-Hudson Chapter

Trout Unlimited is an American non-profit organization dedicated to the conservation of freshwater streams,...

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Upper Landing Park

Beautiful pocket park at the base of the Walkway Over the Hudson along the Hudson River. Just north...

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Vassar and New York Stage & Film’s Powerhouse Theater

2020 Season has been cancelled. Looking forward to welcoming everyone back in 2021. For six weeks each...

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Vassar College

This leading co-ed liberal arts college was founded by brewer/philanthropist Matthew Vassar in 1861....

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Vassar Golf Course

9-hole course, putting green, club and cart rentals, lessons. Call for rates. Senior specials.

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Victor C Waryas Park

9 acres of greenspace at the foot of Main Street, Poughkeepsie, along the Hudson River. Three part whale...

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Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park

A former railroad bridge built in 1888, the Walkway spans 1.26 miles and stretches 212 feet above the...

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Womenswork.art

An event based gallery whose mission is to showcase the artwork and curated projects of under the radar...

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