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: CCHS Rural Properties:
Ichabod Crane Schoolhouse & Luykas Van Alen House
2589 Route 9H, Kinderhook NY
Open: May - October
Length: 1 hour 30 minutes (three 30 minute stations)
Public and Private Schools participate.
Curriculum: 4th Grade -
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1737 Luykas Van Alen House
Students learn about everyday life among the Hudson Valley Dutch during the 18th century
including their customs, religion, architecture and politics.
c. 1850 Ichabod Crane Schoolhouse
Students experience early 20th century life with hands-on activities and historic lessons.
Station 3: Early 20th century Schooling