Things to Do Nearby

Neighboring Edgewater is Montgomery Place, a 380-acre estate featuring a historic mansion, gardens, arboretum, woodlands, orchards, hamlet, and other natural features. House tours are offered of the property, and the spectacular grounds are also open for public enjoyment. Please click here for more information about Montgomery Place.

The Town of Red Hook is situated in the Northwestern part of Dutchess County. The town and its villages feature seasonal farmers’ markets, apple picking during fall months, and famous local eateries. The Aerodrome, a museum of antique airplanes, is also in the area.

The town of Rhinebeck, NY is a center for arts, culture and leisure in the area. Movie-goers, spa-lovers, restaurant-enthusiasts and history buffs alike all have something to enjoy in Rhinebeck. Please visit for more information.

Bard College
The Bard College campus is just minutes away by car in Annandale-on-Hudson, NY. This “idyllic” 540-acre college campus is breathtaking with its verdant landscapes and Hudson River views. Visit the Bard Event Calendar for information about film screenings, lectures, concerts, art exhibitions and more.

Poet’s Walk
Visit a landscape and trails that inspired 19th century writers as well as present-day artists.

Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt
A National Historic Site, the Home of FDR also houses the first US Presidential Library.

Mills Mansion
The Staatsburgh State Historic Site includes the elegant country home of Ogden Mills and his wife, Ruth Livingston Mills, that overlooks the Hudson River and the Catskill Mountains.

Take a trip to the house of Frederic Edwin Church and the 250-acre landscape and farm.