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Boscobel House and Gardens

Open today: 09:30 - 17:00
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Military Re-enactment

Spent the day here from 11am to 3pm For the MR of the wars. For $30 for a family of 4, it was well... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Lakwatseragala
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New York City, New York
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Dramatic setting

I'd visited Boscobel Gardens once earlier in the fall. The fall colours viewed across the Hudson... read more

Reviewed 25 August 2018
meenabharati
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New Delhi, India
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Boscobel House and Gardens is an esteemed Historic House Museum containing one of the finest collections of decorative arts, including furniture, from the Federal period. Boscobel offers tours of the Neoclassical mansion and access to 68 acres of...more
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1601 Route 9d, Garrison, NY 10524-4406
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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Spent the day here from 11am to 3pm For the MR of the wars. For $30 for a family of 4, it was well worth it. The garden looks fabulous - well -kept! The house is open for tours There were old ladies who showed...More

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Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

I'd visited Boscobel Gardens once earlier in the fall. The fall colours viewed across the Hudson were stunning as was the walk through the woods of Boscobel. This time I went to see The Taming of the Shrew performed in a tent with the setting...More

Thank meenabharati
Reviewed 21 August 2018

I opted for the visiting the grounds and then the House tour. An older gentleman named Patrick showed the group of us around with all the detail and knowledge he could muster. His eagerness and excitement when talking about some of the pieces was infectious....More

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Reviewed 18 August 2018

I drove over an hour to visit the Boscobel House after calling to confirm the time of their last tour for the day. We arrive prior to that time and were told there were no more tours for the afternoon. So, we paid the fee...More

Thank Rebecca H
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Unlike most old homes of the rich that now are open to tour, Boscobel is a home that was built on a different site 15 miles away, fell into such disrepair that it nearly was razed, and was rescued and reconstructed piece by piece and...More

Thank Joe H
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Great day! Beautiful, Rene tour Gide so full of information! Will definitely return!! House amazing, grounds so beautiful!

Thank Laurie H
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

Where to start? As other reviewer have noted the view of the Hudson and marshlands is incredible, even on a grey overcast morning. But the real treat was our tour guide Stephen who provided a wealth of information on all aspects of the house, family,...More

Thank Amy F
Reviewed 13 August 2018

The view is just stunning. It is the highlight of the visit. The house is interesting with many interesting artifacts. The tour was overly long and long-winded for me, but there was no doubt of the guide's enthusiasm. It was a rainy day when we...More

Thank Annabella G
Reviewed 12 August 2018

The Christmas evening house tours are a great way to celebrate the season but it was the view that took my breath away. Boscobel sits above the Hudson River with sweeping views of the Hudson Valley, one of the most beautiful areas in the United...More

Thank johnatod
Reviewed 25 July 2018

We went with friends to see this beautiful site.The employees were very helpful in assisting us. The garden is beautiful.

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Response from AugustoV01 | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend the tour inside the house it is very informative. The tour takes about 60 minutes depending on the size of the tour group. The tour inside the house also gives you access to the grounds which I would... More
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From IRS Pub. 526 "If you receive a benefit as a result of making a contribution to a qualified organization, you can deduct only the amount of your contribution that is more than the value of the benefit you re­ceive." So... More
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