Enjoy the pass that offers discounted admission to historic sites and mansions in Dutchess County! Each Great Estates Pass booklet is good for admission for ONE ADULT to nine (9) historic attractions in the Hudson Valley, New York. The seasonal pass is valid for admission May 1, 2018 - Dec 31, 2018 and May 1, 2019 - Dec 31, 2019 ... More info ›
Enjoy the pass that offers discounted admission to historic sites and mansions in Dutchess County! Each Great Estates Pass booklet is good for admission for ONE ADULT to nine (9) historic attractions in the Hudson Valley, New York. The seasonal pass is valid for admission May 1, 2018 - Dec 31, 2018 and May 1, 2019 - Dec 31, 2019. (Note: Some sites are open in April too). The Great Estates sites include Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt National Historic Site, Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library & Museum, Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site, Eleanor Roosevelt National Historic Site, Staatsburgh State Historic Site, Clermont State Historic Site, Locust Grove Estate, Mount Gulian Historic Site, and Wilderstein Historic Site. Visitor and tour schedules vary by site.
Your Great Estates Pass will provide you admission to nine historic attractions in Dutchess County in Hudson Valley, NY.
Franklin D Roosevelt Presidential Home, Library & Museum, "All that is within me cries out to go back to my home on the Hudson River" - FDR. Springwood is the estate that he loved and the place he considered home. Visit America's first Presidential Library for the only President elected to four terms.
Eleanor Roosevelt National Historic Site - The only National Historic Site dedicated to a first lady, Val-Kill welcomes visitors in the down-to-earth style of one of the world's most influential women.
Vanderbilt National Historic Site is a remarkably complete example of a gilded-age country place, illustrating the political, economic, social, cultural, and demographic changes that occurred as America industrialized in the years after the Civil War.
Staatsburgh State Historic Site is the elegant country home of Ogden and Ruth Livingston Mills. Sitting atop a grassy hill overlooking the Hudson and Catskills, their house is a fine example of a great estate built by America's financial and industrial leaders during the Gilded Age.
Clermont State Historic Site - Originally built by Robert Livingston around 1740 the mansion sits along the banks for the Hudson with spectacular mountain views.
Mount Gulian Historic Site is the Dutch Colonial homestead of the Verplanck family. Its history is interpreted from the Native Americans of the land through the Dutch Colonial, Revolutionary War and Civil War periods.
Wilderstein Historic Site - Thomas Holy Suckley and his wife Catherine Murray Bowne purchased the river front site In 1852. He was a descendant of the Beekman and Livingston families whose estate houses were prominent landmarks in the Hudson River Valley from the 17th through the late 19th centuries.
Locust Grove Estate - Overlooking the Hudson River, the 200-acre estate includes an Italianate villa designed in 1851 for artist and inventor Samuel Morse by architect A. J. Davis. Beginning in 1895 new owners William and Martha Young redecorated the mansion with their vast collection of art and antiques, and added new gardens.