• The Living Room in the Vanderbilt Mansion

    Vanderbilt Mansion

    National Historic Site New York

Photos & Multimedia

The Hyde Park Explorer series offers cell phone tours as well as downloadable tours for your desktop or multimedia device.

Vanderbilt Riverfront Trail

 
Beatrix-Farrand-Gate

Beatrix Farrand Garden Audio Tour

Come learn the story of Beatrix Farrand, America's first woman landscape architect and experience the historically accurate restoration of her earliest existing private garden. A walk through the garden gates at Bellefield affords a glimpse of lush Gilded Era herbaceous formal gardens and reveals the forward thinking landscape ideas of a pioneering designer.
Stops 100-106 on the Hyde Park Explorer Cell Phone Tours

 

 
Hector Bids Farewell

Hector Bids Farewell - from the Trojan War Tapestry Collection

NPS

On-line Exhibits

 

Did You Know?

Outside view of the Vanderbilt Powerhouse

The Vanderbilt Mansion was the first home in the Town of Hyde Park to have electricity. It was generated by a hydroelectric power plant, located on Crum Elbow Creek that runs through the property.