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Goshen, Town of

Goshen: the seat of Orange County Government plus wonderful scenic adventures

The Town of Goshen is located just 60 miles north and slightly west of New York City. A great family-friendly place, the town hosts several annual festivals including the Good Time Trotter’s Ralley, a St. Patrick’s Day Parade, spectacular holiday light displays and the Great American Weekend. The Harness Racing Track gives visitors the chance to watch horse racing up close. and the adjacent Harness Museum and Hall of Fame provides information about the sport of racing. For more history, the Goshen Town Hall is the birthplace of the Webster’s Dictionary. 

Goshen also is a great place to be active. The town offers art walks, parks and a farmer’s market, plus its 11.5-mile Heritage Trail connects Goshen and Monroe. The trail is a popular spot for bikes, scooters, strollers, rollerblades and walking and includes plenty of benches to rest along the way.

For more fun, Slide in the City offers 1,000 feet of slip-n-slides. If you prefer to stay inside, Cornerstone Theatre offers live shows, with the opportunity for residents to audition to be in the performances.

Goshen has attracted Legoland New York. Slated to be the largest Lego park to date, it sits on 150 acres plus has another 150 acres of the surrounding woodland. The park will combine the popular rides and attractions from both the Florida and California Legoland Parks into one new theme park. Eight different themed lands will be constructed to explore and a resort with 250 guest rooms will operate onsite year-round.

Population: 13,864
Median Home Value: $306,000

County: Orange, NY
Latitude: 41.40134464
Longitude: -74.36544179

41 Webster Ave.
Goshen, NY 10924


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