FAMILY FUN

Some ways to explore Staatsburgh for the younger set and their families.

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We invite you on a photographic scavenger hunt. A phone with a camera and some walking shoes are all that is needed to complete ten fun riddles on a loop through the beautiful landscape along the Hudson River. All ages are invited to participate.

Anyone, or any team, completing and submitting all 10 tasks will win one, $5 gift certificate, courtesy of Adams Fairacre Farms. Complete the bonus questions for something extra! Prizes will be available until October 31, 2020 or while supplies last.

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The faux food contest is over but we think you’ll still enjoy watching our local politicians read funny poems!

Congressman Antonio Delgado (NY-19), and his family, read Jack Prelutsky’s “Bleezer’s Ice Cream” as part of Staatsburgh and Clermont’s Faux Food Fight contest for kids.

Dutchess County Executive Marc Molinaro reads Jack Prelutsky’s “Percy’s Perfect Pies” as part of Staatsburgh and Clermont’s Faux Food Fight contest for kids.

Can you find these famous Gilded Age People?

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Can you match the pictures to the descriptions of these famous Gilded Age Americans?

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The Gilded Age influenced many US cities. Can you find them?

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Scavenger Hunt

Here’s a fun outdoor family activity for children ages 6-9. This acrostic scavenger hunt offers a way to explore the site grounds while practicing spelling skills.

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Word Search

Find and discover all things Staatsburgh and Gilded Age hidden in this word puzzle.

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Who Will You Be Project

Craft projects to help you imagine what it’s like to live in or work at Staatsburgh.

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