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Opening Day Newburgh Historical Society
April 12, 2015 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Downing Talk, House Tours, & Artist’s Choice
Sunday | April 12th
1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
The Newburgh Historical Society invites the public to celebrate 200 years of Newburgh’s favorite son, Andrew Jackson Downing, as it kicks off its 2015 season. This opening day event will begin with a presentation introducing Downing and how the memorial urban park in his name came to be. Following the talk members offer guided tours of the historic Captain David Crawford House and an opening reception for the Artist’s Choice exhibition featuring the work of fifty local artists.