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Oldest riverfront estate in the mid-Hudson Valley region.
1 Clermont Ave, Germantown, NY 12526-5632
+1 518-537-4240
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Reviewed 13 September 2018

My husband and I visited this site the Saturday of Labor Day weekend. We had visited Vanderbilt Mansion and then the Staatsburg estate before this one; we arrived here just at 3:00 p.m. to find it was their final tour of the day. We dashed...More

Thank ellenbee56
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

This is a nice old house but not nearly as interesting as some of the other mansions in the Hudson Valley.

Thank linna365
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Took a tour of the house and walked the grounds. The house is wonderfully preserved and our guide was knowledgeable. Learned a lot about the Livingston family and how instrumental they were to changing not only the area but American history. Robert R. Livingston, the...More

Thank 826Suzie
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

My guy and I wanted to take a leisurely stroll after lunch! Though it was over 90F out, the river breeze was fantastic! We look forward to the 4th of July festivities at Clermont!!'

Thank DorindaWheeler
Reviewed 26 May 2018

Visiting this home gave me insight into a New York family with a prominent place in history. The Livingstons built the first home in 1740. It was burned and rebuilt in 1779ish. The home has been added onto over the years by different generations of...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

A great stop year round- snow shoe and XC ski in the winter. See spring spring on the many paths. Summer is just beautiful and the picnic tables perfect for an evening dinner and sunset over the Catskills. Fall the majestic old oaks and maples...More

Thank lucyonvacation
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Visiting the Livingston Mansion at Clermont State Historic site is like a trip back in time. The home is beautifully decorated as it was when the last Livingston family members lived there. Guided tours take one to the formal dining room, drawing room, sitting room,...More

Thank Cac1234
Reviewed 17 December 2017

Went to tour the mansion today for the holiday season, the mansion was so beautifully decorated, and the period clothing that the staff wore was so nice. The music being played up stairs made the house feel even more welcoming. Such a beautiful way to...More

Thank Kim L
Reviewed 23 November 2017

The park grounds, view over the Hudson, and the Mansion are all remarkable and very beautiful, but the history of this site lies within the Livingston Family. You start your introduction at the gift shop, where you watch a very informative video gaining your first...More

Thank Disneybus
Reviewed 4 November 2017

This house and grounds looked amazing from our stance while on a cruise of the Hudson River. We did not have a chance to tour the home but it looked splendid from our vantage point.

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3 September 2018|
Response from 826Suzie | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. It is a grassy area, right off the parking lot. But the grounds are hilly.