Preserving the rich historical legacy of the town of Warwick NY


Sat Aug 27, 6-9PM: Annual Evening Under the Tent Event . . .

Save the Date for The Historical Society of the Town of Warwick’s 45th Annual Evening Under the Tent. This year’s event will Celebrate 11 Generations of Wisner & Buckbee decendants and feature cocktail style dining provided by a local caterer, live entertainment, an art exhibit featuring local artists, as well as a Silent Auction and raffle. This is a wonderful opportunity to join with friends on the beautiful lawn in Lewis Park and support the preservation of our historic town.

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An Evening Under the Tent

August 27 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Yoga in Lewis Park

August 28 @ 11:45 am - 12:30 pm

Yoga in Lewis Park

August 30 @ 6:00 pm - 7:15 pm

Shingle Diggers Blog

August 10th, 2016|0 Comments

Welcome to the "Shingle Diggers" Blog of 2016. We hope to keep you informed about the progress being made at the Shingle House archaeological dig.  In 2015 some  walls of the buried stone house, a [...]

What’s under Warwick?

July 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

It all started in 2013 when Jim Turner, an archeologist who volunteers for the Warwick Historical Society’s day camp, directed a group of fourth graders to dig in a random spot behind the 1764 Shingle [...]

2014: The Shingle House Celebrates 250 Years

July 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

The Shingle House - located on Forester Avenue in Warwick this year celebrates 250 years. If you drive by today you may do a double take. It is definitely showing its age. Several areas around [...]

What lies underground at historic Warwick home?

July 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

WARWICK, N.Y. -- Members of the Warwick Historical Society stuck a shovel in the ground and came up with a 150-year-old brick cistern and a 250-year-old stone house…not the house foundation, but the house itself [...]