mission is to perpetuate the historical and cultural
contributions of the Town of New Utrecht through education,
preservation and restoration.
is through the collaborative efforts of the Friends of
Historic New Utrecht (FHNU) that this is possible. Let us
honor our forefathers and bring back their sense of community
spirit. It was their past determination that drives us to
motivate future generations to plan, protect, preserve and
honor. Our highest priority is to reach students in Brooklyn
and beyond with tours, discussions, question & answer
sessions and actual hands on learning.
of Historic New Utrecht supports the efforts of other
historical societies in Brooklyn, New York to educate,
preserve and restore Brooklyn's rich history.
Bill Russo and Anthony Lafasso interview Mike Grillo, historian
and noted historic reenactor in the person of General
Washington. The first of a multi-part series on the experiences
of General Washington as he lead the army of revolutionaries
into battle against the British in the New York area in the
rebellion to free the colonies from the English monarchy.