OUR BUILDING

The Copake Falls Methodist Episopal Church was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on July 11, 2012.  Owned by the Town of Copake, the building is the home of the Roeliff Jansen Historical Society Museum.  The National Register of Historic Places is the official list of the Nation’s historic places worthy of preservation, which is part of a national program to coordinate and support public and private efforts to identify, evaluate, and protect America’s historic and archeological resources. Properties listed in the Register include districts, sites, buildings, structures, and objects that are significant in American history, architecture, archeology, engineering, and culture. The National Register is administered by the National Park Service, which is part of the U.S. Department of the Interior.  READ MORE HERE.

 

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