Locust Grove: The Samuel Morse Historic Estate

March 22nd, 2011|Categories: Historic Sites, Outdoors, Things to Do, Things to See|Tags: |

The Locust Grove Estate has been making history in the Hudson Valley for more than two centuries.  Nearly 100 acres of land, farmed by the Livingston family since the 1700’s, formed the nucleus of a property acquired by Samuel F. B. Morse in 1847.  Morse spent more than 25 years at Locust Grove, shaping his [...]