2018 “Old Houses of Austerlitz” Calendar

The 2018 “Old Houses of Austerlitz” Calendar is now available! Get your copy at any of the following venues: Country Store (in Spencertown) Spencertown Academy Chatham Bookstore AHS Office – please call Anne Cipkowski at (518) 392-0062 to make pick-up and payment arrangements Just $10.00 for this full-color calendar. Great for holiday gift-giving!

2017 Quarterly Programs

Our 2017 Quarterly Programs are scheduled for the following Sundays at 2:00pm:   February 19th: “History & Design of the NEW Austerlitz Town Hall” NOTE:  This presentation will take place in the current TOWN HALL located in Spencertown (NOT at the Old Austerlitz site) 2:00pm-4:00pm The historical & architectural significance of an iconic building!  The […]

Paint & Sip on Sunday, June 11th (Cancelled)

Explore your inner artist as you paint (and sip) inside our iconic Morey-Devereaux Barn. Your subject matter: the landmark Church and One-Room Schoolhouse on Route 22. Pleas join us in the fun… while you support the Austerlitz Historical Society.   Sunday, June 11th at 2pm. Cost is $35 (includes all materials) BYOB (“light” refreshments are […]

WEDDINGS & Private Events

Old Austerlitz is home to the Austerlitz Historical Society.  The Society, organized in 1988, celebrates the heritage and rural beauty of Austerlitz, New York.  The bucolic grounds are perfectly suited for your country wedding or other private event.  Our historic buildings dating from the 1790’s to the early 1800’s will provide the backdrop for your […]

2016 Quarterly Programs

February 21st “CUBA” Rebecca Greer provides a fascinating look at this intriguing island. Lavishly illustrated with slides. May 15th “To Everything There Is a Season” The farm in post-WWII Austerlitz was the setting for many daily and seasonal challenges. Join Nancy Jane Kern for a presentation on the “then and now” of farm life. August […]