The Arts & Culture and Historical sites of Madison County are joining sites across the nation to celebrate Preservation Month this May by holding numerous events centered on historic preservation and heritage tourism.

And here are some of the Preservation Month activities planned in Madison County:

READING the LANDSCAPE of the GERRIT SMITH ESTATE 
Where:  Gerrit Smith Estate National Historic Landmark, 5304 Oxbow Road, Peterboro
When:  Saturday May 1 at 2pm

The Gerrit Smith Estate National Historic Landmark invites the public for a guided spring walk on the seven acres of the historic property to examine the