Friday, June 10, 1 PM
$10 per person
Interesting in seeing what the inside of one of the Slate Valley's many slate quarries looks like? Here's your chance to explore one of the areas quarries - Newmont Slate. Please join us during this special tour offered as part of the Slate Valley Welsh Heritage Weekend.
RSVP Required. Please called the museum at 518-642-1417 to reserve your place.
A New Deal for the
Hills and the Valleys
May 6 ~through~ Nov. 4
The museum's new exhibit tells the story of the effect Franklin Delano Roosevelt's New Deal program had on the Slate Valley. From improvements in roads and waterways to post office murals, many of the things around us today were completed during this time.
Welcome to the Slate Valley Museum!
The Slate Valley Museum celebrates the history and culture of the quarrying community that was established along the New York-Vermont border in the 1800s. Many of the Slate Valley quarries are still in operation, producing most of the colored roofing slate sold throughout the United States today.