Parks as Classrooms

Curriculum Materials

Teaching with Historic Places (TwHP) uses properties listed in the National Park Service's National Register of Historic Places to enliven history, social studies, geography, civics, and other subjects. TwHP has created a variety of products and activities that help teachers bring historic places into the classroom.

Field Trips

For information about NPS programs call Susanne Norris at 845-229-6873. To make a school group reservation call Kevin Thomas at 845-486-1966.

Institutes & Field Schools

Teaching the Hudson Valley (THV) helps educators discover, appreciate, and share the region's natural, historic, and cultural treasures with children and youth. THV fosters collaboration among schools, museums, parks, historic sites, art galleries, libraries, and other groups.