The Historical Society, Inc. of Tarrytown & Sleepy Hollow

Jacob Odell HouseThe Historical Society and Museum collects, preserves, and celebrates the history of Tarrytown and Sleepy Hollow.

The Historical Society has been the keeper of the collective memories of the villages of Sleepy Hollow and Tarrytown since 1889. Our members work together to preserve the history and character of our community.

The Historical Society, Inc.
Serving Sleepy Hollow and Tarrytown
One Grove Street
Tarrytown, NY 10591
Telephone 914 631-8374                 

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In honor of Black History Month the Historical Society will publish a series of essays by Roger Glass focusing on events and people in our community.   These essays will be presented on Facebook and can also be accessed here.

Walking Tour Season has ended for 2017!  Thanks for joining us.  Hope to see you in Tarrytown or Sleepy Hollow next year.

Local Trivia Night:

We are planning our next trivia night.  Stay tuned for information on the date and time!  

Support us when you shop. Go to and Amazon donates to The Historical Society Inc.

Shopping for friends and family online? Use Amazon? be sure to use our Amazon Smiles link

 Books On Sale
Tarrytown and Sleepy Hollow
Tarrytown and Sleepy Hollow in the 20th Century
Available for sale at the museum. Contact us if you are interested in purchasing our books.

Historical Society in the News

Westchester Magazine – The First Families of Westchester
Historical Society Hosts New NY Bridge Talk
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow Lives On
Native America Artifacts Donated to the Historical Society

100 Years Ago Today

Historical Society in Video

Comedian Kevin Meany stopped by for visit before his show on Saturday.
Kevin Meany Christmas Show 2011

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