Event Details

  • Multiple Days: 09/21/2014, 10/19/2014

    Location: Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site | Map Time: 1:00 PM Fee Information: Free Contact Phone Number: 845-229-7770

On Sunday September 21 and October 19 meet at 1:00 pm at the Vanderbilt Mansion visitor parking area for a Landscape tour led by an NPS Ranger.  The tour concludes at the Formal Gardens where visitors may join FWVGA volunteers between 1:00 pm and 3:30 pm for an additional 30-minute tour.

You do not have to take the Landscape tour to take a tour of the garden.

Interpreter-guides will discuss the history of the gardens, Vanderbilt ownership and the on-going work by the Vanderbilt Garden Association which was formed in 1984 to rehabilitate and maintain the garden plantings. 

To visit the Formal Gardens only, park in the Vanderbilt Mansion visitor parking lot and follow the gravel path on the south side of the mansion. 

Tours will be cancelled if it rains.  Please call 845-229-7770 or 845-229-6432 for status if the weather is questionable. 

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