• The Living Room in the Vanderbilt Mansion

    Vanderbilt Mansion

    National Historic Site New York

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  • Park Closure Next Week

    Because of road work the park will be CLOSED to all visitors on Tuesday, September 23rd and Wednesday, September 24th. Call 845-229-9115 for more information. (Updated at 2:28pm 9/18)

Professional Development

Teacher Workshops

Teaching the Hudson Valley Institute 2014 - Farms & Food - Teaching the Hudson Valley from the Ground Up. July 29 - July 31, 2014.

Suggested Reading

From "The Gilded Age," by Mark Twain, and "The First Tycoon," by T.J. Stiles to, "Fortune's Children: The Fall of the House of Vanderbilt," by Arthur T. Vanderbilt and "The Vanderbilt's," by Jerry E. Patterson, here are a few suggestions for teachers and young readers.


The Teacher Ranger Teacher (TRT) program is the centerpiece of the National Park Service's Teacher Corps, a diverse collection of programs and opportunities for educators to partner and interact with the National Park Service.