A Masterpiece of American Design

Built by of one of the first families of wealth in America. Designed by one of the nation's preeminent architects. The Vanderbilt Mansion is a home built expressly for the aristocratic lifestyle.

A view through a limestone arch to a pair of columns supporting a portico.

The Mansion

A history of the house, it's architecture and interior decoration.

A large table in an opulent dining room set set with china and lavish deserts.

A Vanderbilt Holiday

The first floor of the mansion is decorated for a Vanderbilt holiday house party, including an extravagant new holiday buffet.

A room with paneled walls and large tapestries.

Tapestry Conservation at the Mansion

The park will begin an 18-month project to conserve the tapestries in Mr. Vanderbilt's Bedroom.

Two bronze head and shoulder sculptures of men set within a garden.

New Exhibit Now Open

Greg Wyatt's bronze portraits of Hudson River School artists are now on view in the Vanderbilt gardens.

A watercolor print of a couple overlooking a river landscape.

Learn About the Park

Our history, education programs, research materials, and management policies.

A woman looks into a richly furnished room.

Mansion Tours

Tours are available Thursday - Monday

Last updated: November 30, 2022

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4097 Albany Post Road
Hyde Park , NY 12538


845 229-7770

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