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The name is derived from the Latin word, amoena, which means "pleasant to the eye" reflecting the town's spectacular views Once the site of an iron mine, the town is now home to a polo field, a track, local farms and businesses.

G P Schafer Architect PLLC Focused on residential projects, Gil has worked in numerous and varied locations around the country, in scales from 1,000 to nearly 40,000 square feet.
Gil Schafer
270 Lafayette Street New York NY 10012 212.965.1355
Art Galleries
The Wassaic Project A contemporary exhibition and residency program housed in unique historic farm structures in Wassaic, NY.
37 Furnace Bank Road Wassaic NY 12592 347.815.0783
Coffee Houses
Great Cape Baking Company Bakery specializing in hand cut donuts, gourmet breads, pies, tea cakes, jams, jellies and preserves.
3330 NY-343 Amenia NY 12501 845.789.1300
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Peggy's Specialty Coffees and Teas. Breakfast and Lunch. Pastries and sandwiches made with high quality simple ingredients. Home baked everything. Try the scones!
3312 Route 343 Amenia NY 12501 845.789.1444
Country Inns
Troutbeck Dutchess County homestead. Home for centuries to Romantics, Naturalists, Humanists and Poets. Gateway to the North East Cultural and Culinary Corridor.
515 Leedsville Road Amenia NY 12501 845.789.1555
Farm Markets
Amenia Farmers Market A year round market to buy local and fresh! Rain or shine.
May-October Friday 3PM-7PM. November-April. Select Saturdays 10AM-12PM
Town Hall Parking Lot Route 22 Amenia NY 12501 845.373.4411
Fav Restaurants
Serevan Restaurant Serge Madikians combines distinctive Mediterranean and Middle Eastern flavors with the abundance of the Hudson valley to offer eclectic and exotic dishes.
6 Autumn Lane on Route 44 Amenia NY 12501 845.373.9800
Home Furnishings
Tent Home is a Collection of Experiences. Custom Furniture and Upholstery Designed by Darren Henault. Original Art and Treasures. Tabletop, a feast for the eyes.
4950 State Route 22 Amenia NY 12501 845.789.1837
Amenia Public Library
3309 Route 343 Amenia NY 12501 845.373.8273
Public Gardens
Wethersfield Wethersfield was the country estate of Chauncey Devereux Stillman. At Mr. Stillman’s death in 1989 the estate was opened to the public for open space and scenic enjoyment.
88 Wethersfield Way Amenia NY 12501 845.373.8037
Yoga Studios
Amenia Yoga Center Yoga for every body, tailored especially for you! Change your mind about your body! A warm, inviting space to practice and study yoga in groups or individually.
18 Old North Road Amenia NY 12501 617.308.8997