Introduction to Blauvelt, New York
Blauvelt was named in honor of Judge Cornelius I. Blauvelt, who settled in this region in the eighteenth century.
Blauvelt and nearby Attractions
- Belskie Museum of Art and Science
- Blauvelt State Park
- Apollo Theater
- Kingsland Point County Park
- Bronx Zoo
Things To Do In Blauvelt
The Belskie Museum of Art and Science, the Hiram Blauvelt Art Museum and the Pascack Historical Society Museum are some of the local museums, while nearby historical sites include the Apollo Theater and the John Jay Homestead Historic Site. Local parks include Blauvelt State Park, Kingsland Point County Park and Rockland Lake State Park. The Bronx Zoo and the Glen Rock Arboretum are each accessible from Blauvelt as well.
John F. Kennedy International is the nearest major airport.
Blauvelt Higher Education
Colleges nearby include Barnard College, Bergen Community College and Bloomfield College.