Welcome to the Yorktown Museum, where history comes alive! Visit a recreated 18th century home and an early Mohegan Indian settlement. Discover the Old Put Railroad and see how local farms operated. Find unique gifts, enjoy fascinating and detailed miniatures, conduct research – all in our convenient location in Yorktown Heights.

– "Preserving the Past. . .   Enriching the Future."          



Kids to Kids International Exhibit Honoring
Organization Founder Pat Kibbe


On Display through November!

This museum exhibit is a collection of remarkable artwork and photographs collected over the past 28 years that KTKI has been sending student-created picture books and educational supplies to children around the world. Please join us as we honor Pat Kibbe, and Kids to Kids International's accomplishments.


Ghost Story Day

Saturday, October 4th from 12 - 3 pm
Refreshments will be served.

"Ghost Story Day" will feature several paranormal experts from the Hudson Valley Area that will share stories. Join Donna Parish-Bischoff, a paranormal researcher & author, and Julia Drahos, whose home was featured on SiFy's Haunted Collector. Please Feel Free to Bring Your Own Ghost Stories.
Note: This is an open forum suitable for all ages.


Join the Friends of the Yorktown Museum
The Museum’s supporting organization continues to fill a great need with raising funds, providing programs and assisting the museum staff with whatever is needed. We need and depend upon your help to make our plans work and hope that you will join us!

Click here for a membership form










Friends of the Yorktown Depot
Help save the
Yorktown Depot



In the Gift Shop . . .
Choose from a fantastic selection of books, homemade gifts, dollhouse furniture & accessories, and many more items! Come visit us during museum hours on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Sundays or by appointment!

Postcard History Series Yorktown    Peekskill's African American History    The Old Leather Man    Hoopla on the Hudson    Hudson-Fulton Celebration of 1909

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Yorktown Museum, Yorktown Community & Cultural Center - Top Floor, 1974 Commerce Street, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
Phone: (914) 962-2970, Fax: (914) 962-4379, Email: museum@yorktownny.org
Museum Hours: Tuesday & Thursdays 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. and Saturdays 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

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