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Philipse Manor Hall

29 Warburton Ave, Yonkers, NY 10701-8819
+1 914-965-4027
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Nice historical exhibit. Brings back childhood memories

Had a chance to come back here. I've not been here for about 50 years. Nice staff and historian... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2017
zzzzdoc1
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Largo, Florida
A slice of American history.

Permanent and changing exhibits, good for children and adults - this is a great historical home... read more

Reviewed 24 February 2017
hiwaychild
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Westchester County, NY
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Historic home of the Philipse family; today serves as a museum of history, art and architecture.
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good54%
  • Average21%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
24 May 2017
“Nice historical exhibit. Brings back childhood memories”
23 Feb 2017
“A slice of American history.”
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29 Warburton Ave, Yonkers, NY 10701-8819
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

Had a chance to come back here. I've not been here for about 50 years. Nice staff and historian, building is circa 1600s, and has neat architecture and furniture. If you're in this part of the city, worth a visit.

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Reviewed 24 February 2017

Permanent and changing exhibits, good for children and adults - this is a great historical home with interesting exhibits.

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Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

This home dates back to the 1600's. Tour guide Robert is excellent. He know so much about the history of the house and people and he makes it very interesting. Easy to see his passion for history. New tour is about how the people celebrated...More

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Reviewed 24 August 2016

Great place for a visit. It has a lot of history inside. Young children will really be interested in the story behind the building.

Thank Lorraine W
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Reviewed 17 May 2016

Want some insight on Yonkers? Visit Philipse Manor Hall, it's located in a historic section of Yonkers

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Reviewed 5 April 2016

Frederick Philipse I arrived in New Amsterdam around 1650, married each of two wealthy women, one of whom owned her own ships and ran her family's shipping business including engagement in the slave trade. Beginning in 1672 Frederick and his then wife gradually acquired more...More

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Reviewed 12 September 2015

This is a a historical site. It features a house from the 1800's, and the history of the period. not to much to see, about a half an hour give or take. I really like the statues in front, take the time to read the...More

Thank Richard and Dor... R
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Reviewed 31 August 2015

We had been to the Philipse Manor Mill farther north, and were traveling up the slow road along the Hudson north of New York City. We saw this name and stopped. This is the oldest house around, from the 1700's, and has lots of history,...More

1  Thank Douglas T
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Reviewed 20 August 2015

We went when some family visited and wanted to something cultural. Its a nice place and interesting enough and is important to Yonkers history but its not the kind of thing I usually like - others might enjoy it more . The slave exhibition really...More

Thank Fitchetty
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Reviewed 18 August 2015

This is a small place but full of history. I enjoyed the visit with my granddaughters. Conveniently located in downtown Yonkers.

Thank CJJazz
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