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Spring Landscape Days
April 14 & June 9 (Saturdays) 8:30 AM
Join Wilderstein’s landscape volunteers in preparing the site’s gardens and trails for summer. Refreshments will be served. For more information, please call 845.876.4818.
April 21 (Saturday) 1:00 PM
Afternoon affair with fine tea, finger sandwiches, homemade cakes and cookies. Admission $30 per adult and $20 per child. Mansion tour included. Reservations are necessary, as seating is limited. Call 845.876.4818 for more information.
2018 Tour Season
May 3 – October 28 (Thursday – Sunday) noon – 4:00 PM
House museum open for docent led tours. Experience the mansion’s magical architecture and lavish 1888 interiors, learn about the history of the estate and its inhabitants, and explore the breathtaking landscape. Admission $11 adults, $10 students/seniors, children under 12 free. Last tour begins at 3:30 PM.
Volunteer Recruitment Day
May 5 (Saturday) 10:00 AM
Wilderstein is seeking new volunteers to conduct tours, staff the gift shop, and work on the landscape/trails. Join us for a FREE talk about the history of Wilderstein and learn more about getting involved. Refreshments will be served. To register and for more information, please call 845.876.4818.
Lecture: Highlights from the Wilderstein Portraits Collection
May 12 (Saturday) 2:00 PM
Renowned artist and educator William Clutz will discuss works in Wilderstein’s collection by Ammi Phillips and French emigre painter Monsieur Robert, including research that led to the discovery of a remarkable number of portraits throughout the Hudson Valley now attributed to Robert. Tickets are $15 ($10 for Wilderstein members and volunteers). Tea and light refreshments will be served. To register and for additional information, please call 845.876.4818.
July 7 (Saturday) 5:00 PM
“Old-fashioned carnival” themed annual summer party to benefit Wilderstein with cocktails, snacks, silent auction & fun. Tickets are $125 per person. For reservations, call 845.876.4818. PLEASE SAVE THE DATE!
Fall Landscape Days
October 20 & November 10 (Saturdays) 8:30 AM
Join Wilderstein’s landscape volunteers in preparing the site’s gardens and trails for winter. Refreshments will be served. For more information, call 845.876.4818.
Holiday House Tours
November 23, 24 & 25 (Fri, Sat & Sun) AND
December 1 & 2(Sat & Sun), 8 & 9(Sat & Sun), 15 & 16(Sat & Sun), 22 & 23(Sat & Sun), 29 & 30(Sat & Sun)
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Florists and designers transform the Wilderstein mansion into a magical holiday wonderland. Tour the mansion at your own pace, with guides in each room to share information and answer questions. $11 adults, $10 students/seniors, children under 12 free. For those who like to shop local, the site’s museum store has an assortment of unique gifts for just about everyone. There’s no place like WILDERSTEIN for the holidays!
December 8 (Saturday) 1:00 PM
Festive holiday event featuring a variety of tea, finger sandwiches, homemade cakes and cookies. Admission $30 per adult and $20 per child. Tour of the mansion included. Reservations are necessary, as limited seating fills up quickly. Please call 845.876.4818 for more information.