HAVERSTRAW BRICK MUSEUM 


Located in Haverstraw, New York is a museum dedicated to preserving the memories of an era gone by.   

Haverstraw, NY, in Rockland County, was once a major brick making industry.   Many buildings in New York City are made with bricks manufactured in Haverstraw.

The mission of the Haverstraw Brick Museum is to collect, preserve, research and exhibit materials and cultures of the brick making industry within the Hudson River Valley.


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Upcoming Events at the Museum


 

Calendar of events...............at The Haverstraw Brick Museum!

 


Saturday, September 13, 2014 - Appraiser at the Haverstraw Brick Museum 2:00pm.  RZM Co. Appraisers visit the museum to appraise your fine arts, china, antiquities, etc.   $5.00 per article appraised.
 
Sunday, September 14, 2014 - History of Iona Island talk at Haverstraw Brick Museum 2:00pm. Doc Byrne will speak about the history of Iona Island.
 
 
Sunday, September 21, 2014 - Talk & walk at the Haverstraw Brick Museum.  Louise Parnell will lead the walk & talk that will include a history of historical houses in Haverstraw, along with the history of the people and homes of the brick industry.
 
 
 

Update/news:  

Wanted  -  Any old yearbooks from Haverstraw High School and old photographs of Haverstraw.   Any donations would be appreciated.
 
Did you attend Haverstraw High School?   Contact the Haverstraw Brick Museum to hold a mini reunion here at the Museum.           

 

  

 

 

 

On January 8, 1906 the great landslide of Haverstraw took place.  The worst disaster, to date, to strike the town left 19 people dead. 

100 years later the Haverstraw Brick Museum will pay tribute & remember that tragic event, with a memorial brick walk monument.

To contribute or purchase an engraved brick for the monument walk, download the below form.   

(For further details on upcoming events please call the museum office (845) 947-3505)


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Landslide Memorial Brick Walk form