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This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places entries in Peekskill, New York. See also National Register of Historic Places listings in Westchester County, New York for all other listings in the county.

This is intended to be a complete list of properties and districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places in Peekskill, New York. The locations of National Register properties and districts (at least for all showing latitude and longitude coordinates below) may be seen in an online map by clicking on "Map of all coordinates".

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Current listings

Name on the Register Image Date listed Location City or town Description
1 Beecher-McFadden Estate
November 2, 1987
E. Main St.
41°17′54″N 73°53′44″W / 41.298333°N 73.895556°W / 41.298333; -73.895556 (Beecher-McFadden Estate)
2 Drum Hill High School
December 31, 1979
Ringgold St.
41°17′17″N 73°55′25″W / 41.288056°N 73.923611°W / 41.288056; -73.923611 (Drum Hill High School)
3 Ford Administration Building
Ford Administration Building
April 12, 2006
1031 Elm St.
41°17′17″N 73°55′01″W / 41.288056°N 73.916944°W / 41.288056; -73.916944 (Ford Administration Building)
Peekskill Now the Peekskill City School District Administration Building
4 Nelson Avenue-Fort Hill Historic District
Nelson Avenue-Fort Hill Historic District
May 4, 2006
Roughly along Nelson Ave., John St., Diven St., Constant St., Orchard St., Pauling St., and Decatur Ave.
41°17′48″N 73°55′19″W / 41.296667°N 73.921944°W / 41.296667; -73.921944 (Nelson Avenue-Fort Hill Historic District)
Peekskill 19th-century residential area with many late Victorian houses
5 Thomas Nelson House
August 8, 2001
1231 Seymour Ln.
41°17′48″N 73°54′49″W / 41.296667°N 73.913611°W / 41.296667; -73.913611 (Thomas Nelson House)
6 Peekskill Downtown Historic District
Peekskill Downtown Historic District
May 6, 2005
Main, Division, South, Park, Bank, Brown, First and Esther Sts., Central and Union Aves.
41°17′26″N 73°55′12″W / 41.290556°N 73.92°W / 41.290556; -73.92 (Peekskill Downtown Historic District)
Peekskill Core of 19th-century Peekskill with landmark Moorish Revival tower at Division and South streets.
7 Peekskill Freight Depot
Peekskill Freight Depot
October 27, 2004
41 S. Water St.
41°17′23″N 73°55′48″W / 41.289722°N 73.93°W / 41.289722; -73.93 (Peekskill Freight Depot)
Peekskill Abraham Lincoln stopped here on the way to his inauguration and gave a short speech attended by 3,000 people, more than twice the population of Peekskill at the time. It was only appearance ever in Westchester County. Current building is only intact freight depot along former Hudson River Railroad.
8 Peekskill Presbyterian Church
Peekskill Presbyterian Church
December 4, 2002
705 South St.
41°17′19″N 73°55′27″W / 41.288611°N 73.924167°W / 41.288611; -73.924167 (Peekskill Presbyterian Church)
Peekskill 1846 church has had same bell since congregation was founded in 1790s.
9 St. Peter's Episcopal Church
St. Peter's Episcopal Church
July 5, 2003
137 N. Division St.
41°17′33″N 73°55′10″W / 41.2925°N 73.919444°W / 41.2925; -73.919444 (St. Peter's Episcopal Church)
Peekskill 1892 neo-Gothic church by Richard M. Upjohn
10 Standard House
Standard House
September 22, 2000
50 Hudson Ave.
41°17′09″N 73°55′49″W / 41.285833°N 73.930278°W / 41.285833; -73.930278 (Standard House)
Peekskill 1855 Italianate commercial building, recently restored, is one of only two hotels remaining from industrial era. Now home to its economic-development department
11 US Post Office-Peekskill
US Post Office-Peekskill
May 11, 1989
738 South St.
41°17′22″N 73°55′24″W / 41.289444°N 73.923333°W / 41.289444; -73.923333 (US Post Office-Peekskill)
Peekskill Palladian windows not often found on pre-New Deal Colonial Revival post offices
12 Van Cortlandt Upper Manor House
Van Cortlandt Upper Manor House
April 2, 1981
Oregon Rd.
41°18′44″N 73°54′22″W / 41.312222°N 73.906111°W / 41.312222; -73.906111 (Van Cortlandt Upper Manor House)
13 Villa Loretto
April 27, 1989
Crompond Rd.
41°17′25″N 73°54′13″W / 41.290278°N 73.903611°W / 41.290278; -73.903611 (Villa Loretto)
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