Dutchess County Welcomes Visitors of All Abilities.

Accessible Parks

Accessibility features have been added to Dutchess Stadium - home of the minor league Hudson Valley Renegades, as well as at Bowdoin Park and the lake at Wilcox Memorial Park which features a beach ma...

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Attractions

Enjoy many of Dutchess County's top attractions including the Walkway Over the Hudson, The Culinary Institute of America, The Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library & Museum, the Fisher Ce...

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Lodging

You’ll find a number of our hotels equipped to welcome you. Poughkeepsie has a number of new and renovated hotels including Hyatt Place, Homewood Inn & Suites, Residence Inn Marriot Poughkee...

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Annual Accessible Events

Due to COVID-19, many events in Dutchess County have been cancelled or postponed, including successful accessible events like these ones below. We look forward to resuming these events for 2021! Check...

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Autism Supportive Environments

Dutchess County has been designated by The Anderson Center for Autism as the first Autism Supportive County in New York State. Many attractions within our destination are striving to be more a...

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ThinkDIFFERENTLY Initiative

Dutchess County Executive Marcus Molinaro’s initial call to ThinkDIFFERENTLY in 2015 was all about making our community more welcoming and accessible to individuals of all abilities. This in...

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