Sun, Oct 16|
Historic Huguenot Street
Autumn Harvest Walk
Early fall has always been an important time of year for Northeastern native peoples. Come and learn about the abundance of this season, from corn and hickory nuts to eels and autumn berries, and about the importance of ceremonies of thanksgiving for native communities in the Northeast.
Time & Location
Oct 16, 2022, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM
Historic Huguenot Street, 81 Huguenot St, New Paltz, NY 12561, USA
About the Event
Early fall has always been a very important time of year for Northeastern native peoples. Come and learn about the abundant sources of food at this critical time of year and about the significance of ceremonies of thanksgiving. Join ethnoecologist Justin Wexler of Wild Hudson Valley on one of our seasonal events. We will learn about the local environment and indigenous Hudson Valley life of five centuries ago.
Check-in is at the DuBois Fort Visitor Center, and the tour will start at the replica Esopus Munsee wigwam and will guide visitors through the Nyquist-Hartcourt Wildlife Sanctuary.
$20 General Admission
$18 Discounted Admission (For HHS members, seniors, students, active military members, and veterans.)