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“hudson river”(17 reviews)
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Oldest riverfront estate in the mid-Hudson Valley region.
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1 Clermont Ave, Germantown, NY 12526-5632
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+1 518-537-4240
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Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

My guy and I wanted to take a leisurely stroll after lunch! Though it was over 90F out, the river breeze was fantastic! We look forward to the 4th of July festivities at Clermont!!'

Thank DorindaWheeler
Reviewed 26 May 2018

Visiting this home gave me insight into a New York family with a prominent place in history. The Livingstons built the first home in 1740. It was burned and rebuilt in 1779ish. The home has been added onto over the years by different generations of...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

A great stop year round- snow shoe and XC ski in the winter. See spring spring on the many paths. Summer is just beautiful and the picnic tables perfect for an evening dinner and sunset over the Catskills. Fall the majestic old oaks and maples...More

Thank lucyonvacation
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Visiting the Livingston Mansion at Clermont State Historic site is like a trip back in time. The home is beautifully decorated as it was when the last Livingston family members lived there. Guided tours take one to the formal dining room, drawing room, sitting room,...More

Thank Cac1234
Reviewed 17 December 2017

Went to tour the mansion today for the holiday season, the mansion was so beautifully decorated, and the period clothing that the staff wore was so nice. The music being played up stairs made the house feel even more welcoming. Such a beautiful way to...More

Thank Kim L
Reviewed 23 November 2017

The park grounds, view over the Hudson, and the Mansion are all remarkable and very beautiful, but the history of this site lies within the Livingston Family. You start your introduction at the gift shop, where you watch a very informative video gaining your first...More

Thank Disneybus
Reviewed 4 November 2017

This house and grounds looked amazing from our stance while on a cruise of the Hudson River. We did not have a chance to tour the home but it looked splendid from our vantage point.

Thank Slick5276
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Beautifully restored & preserved home of the Livingston Family. Taking the guided tour is a must but start with the video in the gift shop so you'll have background information. It is easy to imagine how grand this house was when it was built. The...More

Thank Cyndi D
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

This house and property belonged to the the Livingston family who lived here for 7 generations and built the house in the 1700s. It is operated by the State of New York. Parking fee for the state park is $5 and admission to the house...More

Thank Pnemiller
Reviewed 20 July 2017

An excellent tour, I highly recommend it. Good lesson in early American history. Did not know that the Hudson River used to be called the North River.

Thank Howard10533
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