Dig a little deeper into the region's history at Mid-Hudson Bridge, a must-do attraction for history fanatics.
If you'd like you visit it, head to Poughkeepsie. If you're not sure where that is, it's roughly 160 miles (257 kilometers) outside of Concord, the state capital.
If you're wondering where the best place is to set up base, you will be pleased to know you have 4 great options to choose from. You might like the Holiday Inn Express Poughkeepsie and Poughkeepsie Grand Hotel. You'll find them within 2 miles (3 kilometers) of Mid-Hudson Bridge.
If you would like to put aside a bit of your hard-earned money for more important things in life, you might like to spend a night or two at one of the budget hotels in the surrounding neighborhoods. Two of your choices are the Days Inn Poughkeepsie and the Quality Inn.
Make your way 3 miles (5 kilometers) and you will stumble upon the Buttermilk Falls Inn, an impressive hotel if you need to spoil yourself.
If you'd love a quick rest from wandering around Mid-Hudson Bridge, take the short walk to The Poughkeepsie Grind for a strongly brewed coffee. If you want something more substantial, River Station is also nearby and has a good selection of tasty meals. Keep walking and while away the last few hours of your day taste-testing the beer, wine and whatever else you desire at Mahoney's.
It makes plenty of sense to jump on the train when heading to Mid-Hudson Bridge. The nearest station, Poughkeepsie Station, is a mere 0.4 miles (0.6 kilometers) away!