One of the things that surprises most visitors today is that the Old Dutch Church is still functioning in the … More
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“Let me speak of this quiet grave-yard with all due reverence, for I owe it amends for the heedlessness of … More
Visiting the Old Dutch Church in the Time of COVID-19
The Old Dutch Fest is Cancelled There is a historical marker in front of the Old Dutch Church that describes … More
Washington Irving’s Birthday
On Washington Irving’s Birthday a celebration makes way for a meditation on family and death at the Old Dutch Church.
Merry Christmas from The Old Dutch Church
Of all the old festivals, however, that of Christmas awakens the strongest and most heartfelt associations. There is a tone … More
Christmas Eve at The Old Dutch Church
Christmas eve services at the Old Dutch Church in Sleepy Hollow. All are welcome.
SinterKlass is Coming to Town
As the seasons change at the Old Dutch Church, we leave the characters of the Legend tucked away for the winter…