K-12 School Field Trip
Columbia County Historical Society offers fun and educational guided tours that fulfill learning standards for K-12. Tours can be scheduled alongside a visit to the Martin Van Buren homestead, Lindenwald down the road. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss the curriculum needs of your group.
Fourth Grade Program
Location: Luykas Van Alen House | 2589 Route 9H, Kinderhook NY
Open: May - October
Length: 1 hour 30 minutes (three 30 minute stations)
Admission: $3 per student
Curriculum: 4th Grade - Social Studies Standard 1, The Arts Standards 3&4, ELA Standards 1&3, MST Standard 5
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Luykas Van Alen House, c. 1737
Students learn about everyday life among the Hudson Valley Dutch during the 18th century
including their customs, religion, architecture and politics.
Ichabod Crane Schoolhouse, c. 1850
Students experience early 20th century life with hands-on activities and historic lessons.
Station 3: Going to School in the 1930s