About Us

Our mission at Hopewelll Depot is to provide a historic museum and park for the education and recreation of the community of Hopewell Junction, town of East Fishkill and Dutchess County.
  • Accurately reflect the facilities and purpose of the Hopewell Depot in its prime by collecting, preserving and sharing of written records, photographs, oral histories and physical artifacts.
  • Provide an added tourist attraction for the town and county to attract visitors, promote local businesses and foster Dutchess’ heritage.
  • Be the southeastern gateway and visitors’ center for the William R. Steinhaus Dutchess County Rail Trail.