Why Membership Matters

We've been preserving Bedford's historic character for over 100 years without town, state or federal funding. Your membership enables us to preserve 10 buildings and landmarks and open space, offer educational programs and community events and operate two museums.
Please renew, join or make your donation today. Thank you for your support!


Historic Dates

July 1, 1900

Bedford Town Police established

July 11, 1779

Bedford Village is burned by 400 horsemen commanded by Lt. Col. Samuel Birch

July 12, 1785

Presbyterian Church and Congregation of Bedford is incorporated

July 13, 1779

George Washington reports to John Jay:

"The enemy have burned Bedford"

July 27, 1915

Bedford Hills Library is founded







Bedford Museum Open

Fridays & Saturdays from 1 - 3PM

Discover Bedford's past at the Museum and

1787 Court House. You can also pick up a Hunt for History clues book and travel back in time this summer with your family.


Events . . . save the dates!

HoppFest - October 21st

Bedford Brew, local bands, hearty foods all under the grand tent on the Green

Saturday, October 21st


Past Events

Summer Solstice White Party

Special thanks to Mimi & Peter Freund for hosting this fabulous event and to all who supported our Properties Preservation Fund by attending!


Refined by Design - House Tour, Talk, Lunch

Thanks to all who made this sold out event such an amazing success. You can see photos here.


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