Greystone House Museum and Gardens

Across from the Ferry Dock, Essex,Essex, 12936
518-963-8058 or 518-963-4650

The 1853 cut-stone Greek Revival mansion, surrounded by scenic grounds and gardens, overlooks Lake Champlain. The 18-inch-thick stones used in the mansion were quarried in nearby Willsboro, the same site where stone for the base of the Brooklyn Bridge was obtained. The interior features a mahogany gothic-style library, original furnishings from the Empire period, and an Adirondack camp display. Group tours on request. Complimentary refreshments in the Garden Room. Special Events.

Open: Memorial Day-Columbus Day, Sat-Sun. Guided tours: 2pm, 3:30pm. Admission Fee.

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