In the News

Hudson River Museum’s Community Garden Is Thriving!

The Morsemere Garden Club has done five plantings this season, with more than 300 annuals donated by Untermyer Gardens Conservancy and individual garden members, plus annuals planted by Todd Jones, HRM’s Assistant Director, Facilities and Operations.

Welcome, Karintha Lowe, Mellon Public Humanities Fellow

The Hudson River Museum is thrilled to share that Karintha Lowe, PhD, American Studies program at Harvard University, will serve as the Mellon Public Humanities Fellow at Sarah Lawrence College and the Hudson River Museum in Yonkers, NY.

Leonardo Illianov De La Cruz, HRM Gala Honoree

Leonardo Ilianov De La Cruz played an active part of the genesis of the HRM Contemporaries Council and was an important leader of many HRM programs, including drawing workshops and most recently the Corner Store Community art workshop, presented in honor of Hispanic Heritage Month.

Eugene M. Lang Foundation, Isidore Konti Medal of Distinction

The Eugene M. Lang Foundation is a private family foundation that seeks to effect change in the areas of arts and culture, education, health and human services, and justice.

Donna Murphy, HRM Gala Honoree

Donna Murphy’s performances in theater, film, and television have forged a career of exceptional diversity, impressing both audiences and critics with her depth and skill.

Mary Calvi, HRM Gala Honoree

Mary Calvi’s dedication to the arts and history is evident in her longtime support of the Hudson River Museum as a committed member of our Board of Trustees, a dynamic featured program participant, and a vocal champion of our work.

Hudson River Museum Reaccredited by American Alliance of Museums

We are thrilled to announce that the Hudson River Museum has been awarded reaccreditation from the American Alliance of Museums (AAM), the highest national recognition afforded the nation’s museums.

Hudson River Museum Elects David Brent to its Board of Trustees

We are excited to announce the election of David Brent to our Board of Trustees! A local community member, David and his husband, Joe, live in Tarrytown, NY, and have two children.

HRM Docent Loretta Poole Honored with City of Yonkers’ Community Service Award

The Hudson River Museum congratulates HRM Docent Loretta Poole for receiving the Mayor’s Community Service Award for 2023.

NYS Assemblyman Nader Sayegh Secures Funding for HRM’s K-12 Community Programming

On Friday, March 17, New York State Assemblyman Nader Sayegh (District 90) visited the Hudson River Museum and presented our Director and CEO Masha Turchinsky and staff with a $25,000 New York State Grant for K-12 community-based programming.