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Glorify the plutocrats

Expensive guided tour. Beautiful grandiouse hobby mansioun for the .001 % Im glad our country... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Wm Y
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Rockefeller Mansion

I love touring old homes and this place is amazing. Both the home and the gardens are exceptional... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Linda C
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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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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 24 September 2017

We went on a Saturday towards the end of August with a 1:30pm tour time. The Visitor Center was humming with activity. This is a popular place, so plan your trip in advance. Buy your tickets in advance online, which will guarantee you a spot...More

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Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 27 October 2002

I brought my son, who has disabilities, with me to see the Rockefeller estate, Kykuit. The person selling Kykuit tour tickets immediately wanted to know if I could "control" him because he might "disturb" others on the tour. When I e-mailed a complaint, the person...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

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

Thank Wm Y
Reviewed 1 week ago

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

1  Thank Linda C
Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank coleenham
Reviewed 1 week ago

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

1  Thank Wendybeth16
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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

1  Thank Gabby C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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

Thank travellerfromatown
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my very first AAA tour with a group. We did the 2 1/4 hour tour. Kathy Burke was our personal tour guide at the estate. She was very knowledgeable about the history of the Rockefellers. We were not allowed to take pictures while...More

Thank Randy G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are 4 tours you can take depending upon how much time you want to spend here or can spend. We chose the Classic tour which is 2 1/4 hours. There is a shuttle bus you can take, which we did from the Welcome Center...More

Thank Cheri D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

They're closed on Monday, but can buy tickets at the gift shop any other day. They had a senior, student and kid under 17 discount. We did the last tour of the day and it was an express tour. We really enjoyed it!

Thank Julie S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful home with gorgeous gardens even when nothing was in bloom (will come back in the spring). Our tour guide Linda was very informative and energetic. Incredible art pieces, and the barn with the old horse carriages and old cars were great to see!

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Cathy B
15 October 2018|
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Response from KayM506 | Reviewed this property |
381 N. Broadway, Sleepy Hollow, NY
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scpcg
10 September 2018|
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Response from NJ_Traveler615 | Reviewed this property |
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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Response from Heidi W | Reviewed this property |
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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