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Art everywhere!

I love mansions. I love to be jealous of people who live(d) in mansions. I prefer a gothic mansion... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kbochick
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Hagerstown, Maryland
There is something for everyone.

I have been to the Rockefeller Estate three times now, each time experience something new and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
greenwichite2017
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Newtown, Connecticut
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Grand home and grounds of this former Rockefeller estate offer a marvelous collection of modern sculptures, Chinese and European ceramics, fine furnishings and beautifully landscaped terraces and gardens. KYKUIT IS TEMPORARILY CLOSED UNTIL MAY 3...more
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381 N Broadway, Sleepy Hollow, NY 10591-1806
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love mansions. I love to be jealous of people who live(d) in mansions. I prefer a gothic mansion with lots of nooks & crannies to peek in, with stone & wood. But, I liked this mansion, too. And, my husband vastly preferred this one...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Kbochick
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been to the Rockefeller Estate three times now, each time experience something new and wonderful. I have been on the Classic Tour (which includes the extensive basement art gallery & the coach barn with it's carriages & antique car collection), the Landmark Tour...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank greenwichite2017
Reviewed 13 December 2018

We visited on a beautiful Friday morning with the mansion dressed in Fall and Halloween splendor. We were lucky to have a small group of only about 12 people on our 2 1/4 hour classic tour. After meeting at the Phillipsburgh Manor Visitor Center, we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Karen C, Customer Service at Kykuit, responded to this reviewResponded 17 December 2018

Thank you so much for visiting Kykuit, the Rockefeller estate and taking the time to share your thoughts on your experience! We're so glad to hear that you thought it as special a place as we think it is! We're looking forward to seeing you...More

Reviewed 21 November 2018

We've visited Biltmore, Hyde Park, The Breakers, Sunnyside, and many other notable mansions BUT for the first time, this large house and beautiful grounds felt inviting. Magnificent in so many ways: the art, the buildings, the garages filled with goodies and beautiful gardens. Our tour...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ed D
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Expensive guided tour. Beautiful grandiouse hobby mansioun for the .001 % Im glad our country makes this posible.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Wm Y
Reviewed 6 November 2018

I love touring old homes and this place is amazing. Both the home and the gardens are exceptional. The Rockefellers were art collectors and much of their collection is on display. The views are awe inspiring. The tour is well run with a bus from...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Linda C
Reviewed 5 November 2018

This was my 2nd guided tour of Kykuit in 6 months. Each time I did the Classic tour. The docents are well trained and knowledgeable. The tours are precisely organized for groups every 15 minutes. The tour is 2.5 hours of the first Floor of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank coleenham
Reviewed 5 November 2018

I toured Kykuit (Rockefeller estate) on a recent trip to the Hudson Valley Region. The tour focused on 3 generations of the Rockefeller family - John D., John D. Jr (referred to as "Junior" during our tour) and Nelson (who was a governor of NY...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Wendybeth16
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

My mom and I went on a tour here and enjoyed it. We weren't very much into the art they had but we loved the outside scenery and took a lot of pictures of the outside. I would recommend it if you are in the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

The tour is well organized. The shuttle ride is about 15 minutes, so the Classic tour, of 2 1/4 hours, is really 1 3/4 hours, which is plenty for the average person. In fact, I would have been fine skipping the auto barn. The docent...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Cathy B
14 October 2018|
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381 N. Broadway, Sleepy Hollow, NY
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scpcg
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Built 1913. Architects: John D. Rockefeller, William W. Bosworth, William Adams Delano.. check website for open dates... looks like May 3rd.
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This site is saying that I cannot include a website link but if search for Hudson valley and then find kykuit you will find all the answers to your questions and be able to purchase tickets if you can visit!
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