Going Dutch: A Visit to New Netherland

Time-travel to New Netherland in this Fun Read for Children



Meet Dutch Americans

Famous Dutch Americans from Van der Donck to Van Halen


Essays & Talks

Uncovering America's Forgotten Colony: The Story of the New Netherland Project


The NNI 2014 Annual Meeting will be held on May 17th at the Van Schaick Mansion in Cohoes, NY.

NNI announces its 37th New Netherland Seminar in Albany, NY on September 20th. Details are forthcoming. 

The deadline for the 2015 Student Scholar research grant is May 15. 

More News, Conferences, Calls for Papers

About the New Netherland Institute

For a quarter century NNI has helped cast light on America's Dutch roots. In 2010, it partnered with the New York State Office of Cultural Education to establish the New Netherland Research Center, with matching funds from the State of the Netherlands. NNI is registered as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Contributions are tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law. More

The New Netherland Research Center

Housed in the New York State Library, the NNRC offers students, educators, scholars and researchers a vast collection of early documents and reference works on America's Dutch era. Directed by Dr. Charles Gehring. More


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