• 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)

Event Details

  • Every Sunday Weekly & Every Saturday Weekly from 06/09/2012 to 10/28/2012

    The Butlers Pantry
    Location: Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site | Map Time: 2:00 PM Fee Information: $8 Contact Phone Number: 845-229-7770

"At Your Service: Behind the Scenes at Vanderbilt Mansion"

........where guests are assigned the role of a family servant and learn about their place in the meticulous running of the Vanderbilt household as they tour the home from behind the scenes.

This tour requires climbing 74 stairs and is not handicap accessible. Comfortable shoes are strongly recommended. You will be seeing sites the public rarely (if ever!) gets to see.

Visitors are active participants interacting with the guide and other guests.  

This unique program will be offered at 2:00PM on Saturdays and Sundays starting Saturday May 19th and will be available through October. Advanced reservations can be made by calling 845-229-7770 between 10:00AM and 5:00PM daily. Remaining tickets will be sold on the day of the program on a first come first served basis. Tickets are $8.00 for visitors 16 years of age and older. This program is not appropriate for children younger than ten.