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Halloween a must go!

One of the most realistic you will ever see. Well worth the money. Arrive early to ensure decent... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
Lisa O
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What an amazing experience !

Visited Van Cortlandt Manor (45 mins away from NYC) for the amazing Jack O' Lantern Blaze in... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
Emel Y
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Explore the stone manor house and brick ferry house, wander through the heritage gardens, and stroll down a quiet country road along the Croton River. There, you'll experience the domestic life of a patriot family living in the years just after the...more
500 S Riverside Ave, Croton on Hudson, NY 10520-3031
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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

One of the most realistic you will ever see. Well worth the money. Arrive early to ensure decent parking.

Thank Lisa O
Reviewed 25 June 2018

In addition to Halloween and perhaps Christmas there's not really a reason to visit here. Unless you are an American history buff it's a bit lacking. Your kids will be bored and no one wants that. It is a great site with much potential if...More

1  Thank Bob P
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Visited Van Cortlandt Manor (45 mins away from NYC) for the amazing Jack O' Lantern Blaze in November .Every year around October/November they put on a site where they have thousands of carved pumpkins made into all sorts of animals, characters , shapes and landmarks.....More

Thank Emel Y
Reviewed 22 January 2018

This is an amazing place to go for the young and old alike during the Halloween season. Thousands and thousands of lit up pumpkins create this maze of light through the property. It’s a sight to see. There is music throughout the experience as well....More

Thank frisky88
Reviewed 12 November 2017

The drive from staten island was less than 90 minutes on a Friday afternoon,so no excuse not to go.The blazing Jack o lantern was amazing,how they made pumpkins I.to monuments and animals.The grounds were lit up in a spooky way but done safely. I really...More

Thank James C
Reviewed 18 October 2017

I had trouble finding a link to leave a review for the Horseman's Hollow, but it was at this location so I am going to leave a review for it here Definitely a must see for the Halloween Season. the Hollow is a haunted attraction-...More

Thank Dyana F
Reviewed 17 October 2017

We planned our trip through Sleepy Hollow specifically for the Halloween decorations and events. We were there several years ago and the entire town was decorated. This year, not so much. We did enjoy the Church and cemetery and Washington Irving's home, but were unable...More

1  Thank CAdele W
Reviewed 27 August 2017

It's too late now to visit the house as the last weekend in August is when the last tours take place at the Van Cortlandt Manor. They are now preparing for the Annual Pumpkin Blaze. The educational tour of the house and the family that...More

Thank Justin W
Reviewed 2 August 2017

An interesting home from a prominent family of the 18th century. It has been restored nicely and the interior is fully furnished. You also tour a smaller house built for the tenant who ran the ferry. Certainly worth the visit.

1  Thank ZachF247
Reviewed 30 July 2017

The house and grounds are well worth the trip. The furniture and accessories are likewise. However, a tour guide can be the icing on the cake. In this case, Tom, dressed in period clothing, and loving what he did, enriched the visit. His knowledge of...More

1  Thank John H
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Jessica L
12 October 2017|
Response from Justin W | Reviewed this property |
There is a parking lot right by the house. The house is now closed for the Pumpkin Blaze through December.