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Hidden treasure in Northern Westchester

This is a really nice park, tucked away near Somers. The walking trails are gentle, and the scenery... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2013
James W
Somers, New York
A secret hidden park with nice, easy hiking trails.

Lasdon Park & Arboretum is located in a semi-rural pastoral rolling hills area. It was a lovely... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2013
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This 234-acre former estate is known for its fine gardens.
35 Route, Somers, NY
+1 914-864-7260
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Reviewed 28 April 2013

This is a really nice park, tucked away near Somers. The walking trails are gentle, and the scenery is nice. Tragically, many of the large pine trees were destroyed by Sandy, but the grounds and gardens are still very nice. Parking and admission are free,...More

Date of experience: April 2013
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Reviewed 17 April 2013

Lasdon Park & Arboretum is located in a semi-rural pastoral rolling hills area. It was a lovely surprise to find when we 1st moved up here to the Somers / Katonah area over 20 years ago, and we continue to come here for various events,...More

Date of experience: November 2012
3  Thank iykhandi
Reviewed 11 April 2013

Its great for gardeners to come and see what is blooming and how certain plants fared over the winter. A peaceful place to walk about and great in the summer for the live music events

Date of experience: April 2013
1  Thank Kevin F
Reviewed 15 September 2012

I remember going to the initial opening of this park as a kid. We went there today. The place has been consistently maintained and upgraded over the years - beatiful gardens, extensive collection of lilac trees and many other plants. Beautiful mansion for special events....More

Date of experience: September 2012
1  Thank HanaHou77
Reviewed 3 September 2012

If you want peace and quiet with not much to see except the flowering gardens, go and have a good time. I bring my camera at foilage and walk in peace with nature.

Date of experience: October 2011
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Reviewed 28 May 2012

Held our daughter's wedding reception here-what a wonderful place, underused by county residents. Waking and birding trails, Vietnam Memorial, Chinese Pavilion as well as formal gardens and seasonal events and classes. Botanical Art classes, as well as wreath-making class and events for children. Hallowe'en special...More

Date of experience: May 2012
2  Thank RuthRogersClausen
Reviewed 4 May 2012

A must see. The gardens and the Viet Nam Memorial overlooking the Bedford Hills.

Date of experience: April 2012
Thank Frank G
Reviewed 4 May 2012

Nice to walk around and see the various plants. The magnolias, the azaleas, bring a lunch.

Date of experience: October 2011
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Reviewed 29 April 2012

I love to go for the summer concerts on the lawn in this beautiful arboretum.

Date of experience: July 2011
1  Thank Laura C
Reviewed 7 April 2012

The Trail of Honor is a beautiful serene walking path in honor of our country's heroes. At the end of the trail, there is a breathtaking view of the local area.

Date of experience: April 2012
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