Poughkeepsie ny

Discover the hidden gems and attractions of Poughkeepsie NY. Plan your visit to this charming city and experience its rich history, scenic beauty, and vibrant culture.
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Poughkeepsie, NY, like most old cities in our part of the world, is full of mysterious stone retaining walls. I often wonder what used to be behind them, before today's mini-marts, parking lots, office buildings, subdivision houses, and (usually funky) "garden apartment" complexes. The one in the image above borders a short street called Dongan Place, located a block east of the Poughkeepsie Amtrak station. Just as nature abhors a vacuum, so Poughkeepsie's city fathers have abhorred the…