Kingston (New York)

Kingston is a small city in New York's Hudson Valley, 91 miles north of New York City and 50 miles south of Albany. It is the county seat of Ulster County and was the first capital of New York state. It was ransacked and burned by the British during the American Revolution.

View of boats in Rondout Creek and buildings that form part of the Rondout-West Strand Historic District — one of several such districts in the city

Get in

By plane

By car

Frank A. Palen House

N.Y.S. thruway exit 19.

By train


Boice House

There are several historic districts and many gorgeous historic buildings in this city. Only a few of them are shown on this page.



Hudson Valley Mall


George J. Smith House


Go next

Routes through Kingston

Albany Saugerties  N  S  New Paltz New York City
Albany Saugerties  N  S  Milton Fort Lee
Herkimer Oneonta  W  E  END

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