Historic Bakery Tours
Reher Center for Immigrant Culture and History
Reher Center 101 Broadway (on the corner of Spring Street), Kingston, NY, 12401
This summer come to the Reher Center to explore the past, present, and future of Historic Reher’s Bakery. Visit the Retail Shop ca 1959 to learn about Sunday mornings mid-century, when Kingstonians from the German, Irish, Italian, and Polish communities converged at Reher’s Bakery to pick up rolls for breakfast on their way home from church. In the oven room, you will see the historic 1916 oven and 1947 dough mixer, and learn how Frank Reher and his six children each played a role in running this business and supporting the family.
Tours will be held on Saturdays and Sundays throughout July and August at noon, 1pm, 2pm, and 3pm. Tours are approximately 45 min and include several stairs.
Please note: There are no restrooms at the Reher Center and masks are required upon entry. You can find free parking on Spring Street and/or at Catholic Charities: 6 Adams Street. Walk-up tickets are also available.