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Staatsburgh State Historic Site / Mills Mansion

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Address: Old Post Road, Staatsburg, NY 12580
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The mansion is beautiful, but the real appeal is in the hundreds of acres...

The mansion is beautiful, but the real appeal is in the hundreds of acres overlooking the Hudson River.

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Afternoon Tea and Lectures are a must

I had just gone to the Mills Mansion for the Annual Membership Christmas party about two months ago and was really surprised on how many changes and updates on the mansion there... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 30 January 2017
Justin W
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Hasbrouck Heights, New Jersey
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Hasbrouck Heights, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017

I had just gone to the Mills Mansion for the Annual Membership Christmas party about two months ago and was really surprised on how many changes and updates on the mansion there were going on. So much of the house has been cleaned and updated. I went for their "Tea & Lecture" series and they are a lot of fun... More 

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Poughkeepsie, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

I have waited 40 years to visit the Mills Mansion despite how close it is to my house. Finally we made some time to visit and see their Christmas Decorations which I've heard so much about. It was a delightful visit. It is such a beautiful place to visit. I really did not know much about the Mills Family till... More 

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new york
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

An impressive entrance through wrought iron gates and onward to the parking lot on the right. There are tours within the mansion. Take a walk down to the Hudson River, veer to the left via the paved, to stone, to dirt paths, and follow the hiking trails through the woods. There are abandoned structures, that once housed the stables, the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

If you live nearby or just want to visit you won't regret a visit to the Mills Norrie State Park. A stunning throwback to the age of Downton Abbey, this beautiful mansion sits high on a hill overlooking the Hudson River. Park your car and and venture out for a walk on any one of a wide range of trails... More 

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Teaneck, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

We went on a bus trip to this Mills Mansion or Staatsburgh Mansion in Staatsburgh, NY, it was great, I like history and this is one is an great mansion with a lot of history. For a place that was used for 2 months a year it still looks great. The guide that took around was great she knew a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

This was a great tour. Please pass on my thanks to Frank for a great day! I enjoyed the mansion and the grounds. If you are in the area be sure to check this great historic house out!

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Morristown, NJ
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

We have been to almost all of the Hudson Valley mansions but had never really heard of the Mills Mansion until we stumbled across it a few weeks ago. The house is beautifully and authentically decorated and the docent we had was very knowledgeable and personable. We thought it was more impressive than the more ostentatious but less impressive Vanderbilt... More 

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Houston, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

History of the home: Originally built in 1832 and greatly expanded in the 1890’s, Mills Mansion (also known as Staatsburgh) is an example of the great country estates built in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries built by America’s wealthiest families. Staatsburgh is a New York State Historic Site located within the boundaries of Mills-Norrie State Park. It is an... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016

One of several large and ornate mansions along the Hudson in Dutchess County, but one of the more interesting family histories is told in this house. Our tour guide was truly thrilled to lead a small group through a house she loved and to be able to relate the ins and outs of the family that spent parts of the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

Great to explore the life of the Golden Age - impressive family history and contributions to the US history.

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