Kingston is situated about somewhere between New York City and Albany in the core of the Hudson Valley. Drench yourself in the town's history while walking around the Kingston Uptown Historic District, visit the Senate House State Historic Site, unwind in the exquisite Forsyth Nature Center and see the noteworthy Roundout Lighthouse. Best activities in Kingston, NY with kids incorporate the Hudson River Maritime Museum and the Trolley Museum of New York. Kingston has three perceived zone neighborhoods. The Uptown Stockade Area, the Midtown Area, and The Downtown Waterfront Area. The Uptown Stockade District was the main capital of New York State. In the interim, the Midtown zone is known for its mid twentieth century ventures and plays home to the Ulster Performing Arts Center and the noteworthy City Hall building.