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 […]

Barn Weekend – Aug 23 & 24

Weekend Event:  “In Celebration Of Barns” August 23rd and 24th Saturday August 23rd 1pm to 5pm The public was invited to a reception from 1:00 to 5:00pm at the Morey-Devereaux Barn, where framed photographs of barns taken by members of the Columbia County Photo Club were on exhibit. Also on display were several barn-themed short stories and […]

AHS Receives Columbia County Heritage Award

The Austerlitz Historical Society is the proud recipient of a 2008 Columbia County Heritage Award. The award is given by the Columbia County Historical Society in honor of our extraordinary accomplishments in preserving the Town’s history. The award to the Austerlitz Historical Society was accepted by the Society’s Vice President, Denise Dunne. The award noted […]

Aug. 24th 2013 – 1st Old Austerlitz Music Festival

Join us on Saturday, August 24 at Old Austerlitz, when the “First” Old Austerlitz Music Festival welcomes all those interested in old time music. Our beautiful property is located at 11550 State Route 22 Austerlitz NY. Click HERE to view our Music Festival flyer The day will be filled with opportunities to participate in both […]

May 18th 2013 – English Country Dance

ANNOUNCING…. The English Country Dance for Saturday Evening May 18th. In the newly raised Morey Devereaux Barn at Old Austerlitz 7pm to 8pm – beginner lessons and introductions 8pm to 10pm – live music and dancing Period attire suggested but not required. Beverages available. A donation toward the cost of the live band is suggested […]

Aug 26th 2012 – Austerlitz Woodworker’s Day

In honor of the many talented local residents who keep up a centuries-old tradition by continuing to craft items from native wood, the Austerlitz Historical Society is sponsoring Woodworkers Day on Sunday, August 26 from 10 am to 5 pm. More than a dozen artisans living in the town of Austerlitz—professionals and hobbyists alike—will show […]

April 2011 – Ethnic Pot Luck Supper

An Ethnic Pot Luck Supper is being planned for Saturday April, 9th, to be held at the Harvey House at Old Austerlitz. It is our hope that a major snow storm will be a rarity in April; that the prospect of being able to meet, after many months of shortened or fewer social activities, will […]