Piermont Historical Society


Thanks to your support, much was accomplished. We welcomed over 500 visitors to the History of Piermont Museum, held two  popular dinner dances, hosted  our popular Holiday Boutique and participated in many other Piermont events. Read more ....

Support the Piermont Railroad Station. Read about the station's rotting floor problem in this article by the Piermont Civic Association. To help save the station, click here. and visit the station on select Sundays.


The mission of the Piermont Historical Society is to preserve and protect the integrity of Piermont's architecture, history and cultural heritage, and to celebrate the history of Piermont and the role Piermont played in the development of the American railroad in the 19th Century.  Our goal is to foster and maintain awareness and appreciation of the history of Piermont.  Piermont's Historic District was dedicated in 2012.


In 2007, PHS received The Rockland County Historic Preservation Merit Award for its painstaking restoration of this historic station. The station was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2008.


Support local history, support our station, and become a member of the Piermont Historical Society. Today we are a dynamic organization because you stepped up when it really counted. We hope that you will continue to join us as we move forward with our commitment to the History of Piermont.  Become a member, volunteer, share ideas or your own historical stories.


For a brief history of Piermont, visit here.


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2015 USO Dinner Dance, a Swingin' Success!

Thanks to all of you who made this year's Piermont Historical Society Fundraiser an overwhelming success. A swingin' time was had by all!

The standing ovation the documentary received at the dinner dance strengthens our commitment to preserve Piermont’s rich history. For a video of this fun-filled event, click here or on the photo montage above.

Piermont's Role During World War II: "Last Stop USA"

For an excerpt from this marvelous and nostalgic video narrated by Tom Chapin at the dinner dance, click here. Many of you have inquired if the film will be shown again or if it will be made available for purchase. Information on both will be coming soon!

Orangetown Museum Cites Piermont Preservation

On June 7, 2015, The Piermont Historical Society was honored by the Orangetown Museum for keeping History alive in Piermont. Richard and Lola Esnard were recognized for their leadership and vision


Take our Historic Walking Tour of Piermont by clicking on this image.


Piermont HIstorical Society

50 Ash Street

Piermont, NY 10968