A Hudson River stone castle constructed by artist/owner Peter and Toni Wing, using salvaged material from antique buildings. Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day: Wednesday through Sunday. September –December: Weekends only. 12:00 – 4:30 p.m.
AZA-accredited zoo with over 100 exotic and indigenous animals in exhibits covering 4 acres. Open daily 8am-5pm.
A unique contribution to garden art in America, its design is influenced by a Chinese style dating back 1,000 years. 40-acre lake surrounded by cliffs, low hills, waterfalls and streams. Open April through October.
Specific trails and roads have been designated for public access, and the grounds provide visitors with a unique opportunity to connect with nature and view local wildlife.
The largest Farmers Market in Dutchess County featuring the freshest local produce and locally made fine food specialties. Open every Saturday 9am – 1pm from May through October.
Home of Samuel F.B. Morse, designed by AJ Davis. Extensive furniture collection, china, art, telegraph exhibits, gardens, nature walk. Open daily May through October.
Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park is a linear walkway spanning the Hudson River. At 212 feet tall and 1.28 miles long, it is the longest, elevated pedestrian bridge in the world. The park is managed and maintained by NYS Parks – Taconic Region. Walkway State Park officially opened to the public on Saturday, October 3, 2009.
Five award-winning, student-staffed restaurants. 471-6608 for reservations. In addition to the restaurants, they offer public tours given by current CIA students and a bookstore featuring epicurean delights, cookbooks, souvenirs, and assorted kitchen utensils.
Lifelong home of President, Franklin D. Roosevelt, including gravesite and Rose Garden Area. Roosevelt Library/Museum, located on the grounds. Open daily 9am – 5pm.
Home of Frederick and Louise Vanderbilt, built between 1896 and 1898, representative of the “Gilded Age.” Grounds, trails, formal gardens and a spectacular view of the Hudson River. Open daily 9am – 5pm.
434 acre Livingston family estate with restored 23-room mansion and gardens, waterfall, walking trails, special events, views of the Hudson River and Catskill Mountains. Open April through October.
Founded in 1977,Omega Institute for Holistic Studies is the nation’s most trusted source for wellness and personal growth. As a nonprofit organization, Omega offers diverse and innovative educational experiences that inspire an integrated approach to personal and social change. Located on 195 acres in the beautiful Hudson Valley, Omega welcomes more than 23,000 people to its workshops, conferences, and retreats in Rhinebeck, New York and at exceptional locations around the world.
Antique aircraft and automobiles on display and in action. Weekend air shows at 2:30 p.m. Bi-plane rides available before and after shows. Open June through October.
The Village boasts tree lined streets that beckon you to meander for hours through very unique specialty shoppes. You will find both contemporary & classic, European & Domestic men’s and women’s apparel, jewelry, spa & beauty services, holistic practitioners, home furnishings, books, stationery, gifts, tabletop, kitchen gadgets, hiking & equestrian gear.