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Kingston Uptown Historic District

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Historic Kingston

For those who don’t know, Kingston was the first capital of New York in 1777, and was burned by the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Angelina V
Kingston, New York
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What a lovely area for stroll

We enjoyed strolling around for a little. It’s such a nice setting with many nice stores and... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Oxford, Michigan
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Green and John Streets, Kingston, NY 12401
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

For those who don’t know, Kingston was the first capital of New York in 1777, and was burned by the British on October 13, 1777, after the Battles of Saratoga. Uptown Kingston is full of a variety of interesting little shops, old churches, Zagat rated...More

Thank Angelina V
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed strolling around for a little. It’s such a nice setting with many nice stores and restaurants. We didn’t see any vegan restaurant but didn’t really look for anything to eat either. Unfortunately we went on a Tuesday when a lot of the stores...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Walking on Johns Street a block or so from Wall you cone upon the intersection. Something is different about it. Then it hits. It has the old Stone Buildings of long ago one each of the four corners. I’m told it’s the only place in...More

Thank DeltaBiker
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

The uptown area was a pleasant surprise. Interesting architecture, a nice mix of historic period buildings with boutiques, galleries, and restaurants, and easy to walk aroundll. A must if you are in Kingston.

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Reviewed 22 September 2018

Variety of stores, interesting architecture - worth a visit and sit-down! We have coffee and lunch there every so often.

Thank Frank-Sr316
Reviewed 10 September 2018

There are many bars and restaurants that are her and available. Many different choices. so if you want diversity and have a finicky palet. then this would be the place to go to find the right restaurant for you. There are also stores and for...More

Thank Noah O
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

The Stockade District has great speciality stores. It also has a plethora of stone houses dating back to the 1700s. You have to walk through the burial ground of the Dutch Reformed Church.

Thank deanodee96
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Uptown Kingston is a great place to stop. Right off NYS thruway. Abundant choices of food and drink all affordable and all tasty

Thank Tim B
Reviewed 23 August 2018

The good news....some very cool shops and restaurants. A wonderful book and cafe shop called The Rough Draft. Another amazing shop Exit 19. The French restaurant and the Greek restaurant KOVO definitely need to be checked out. The bad news......many places are not open on...More

Thank leah262
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Uptown district has a wonderful identity and has beautiful places to shop. The economy has taken a toll on all Upstate NY areas, but Kingston has a great, historic identity and the people who own the shops take a lot of pride in their work....More

Thank John P
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9 November 2017|
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Response from ChannahAbraham | Reviewed this property |
The nearest movie theater is in the Hudson Valley Mall off of State Highway 9W in the Town of Ulster, which is about a ten minute drive from Uptown Kingston.
17 February 2017|
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Response from Angelina V | Reviewed this property |
They’re also all clustered together
14 February 2017|
Response from julia m | Reviewed this property |
I was there in mid-January and had a nice time shopping, although some shops were closed on Sunday. More are open on Friday and Saturday.