Lyndhurst welcomes all visitors, but please note that all tours of Lyndhurst require walking on hilly grounds and the ability to be standing for approximately one hour. Only the first floor of the mansion is handicap accessible.
Tours Thursday – Monday
Tours on the hour starting at 10:00 am, the last tour at 4:00 pm.
Online ticket sales close 8 am on the day of the tour, walk-on availability on a first-come-first-serve basis.
For a classic tour in late September and October, please visit our Classic Tour with Autumnal Decor page or our October Walk-through Weekend Event!
Perfect for first-time visitors, the mansion tour lasts approximately one hour. On the mansion tour, you will see the majestic vestibule and entrance hall, reception room, parlor, library, cabinet room, Jay Gould’s private office, and the sumptuous Victorian dining room. The second-floor centers around the Grand Picture Gallery hung with its original and varied collection of European paintings. Impressive Tiffany and La Farge stained glass windows and decorative wall paintings adorn the gallery and adjacent bedrooms.
Free Tours for Tarrytown Residents!
Thursday, Fridays and Mondays in May are free for Tarrytown residents. Groups and families, please call in advance to make reservations.
Lyndhurst welcomes all visitors, but please note that all tours of Lyndhurst require walking on hilly grounds and the ability to be standing for approximately one hour. While the tour visits two floors of the mansion, only the first floor of the mansion is handicap accessible. There is no elevator in this historic building.
Plan your trip:
- Advance online ticket purchases are recommended. Tours do sell out.
- Please arrive 20 minutes before the entry time printed on your ticket in order to have time to park and check-in at the Welcome Center.
- No large bags or backpacks will be permitted in the mansion.
- Please wear shoes appropriate for walking on the grounds
- Children under 18 years of age must be accompanied by a responsible adult.
To purchase tickets by phone: Call 1-888-718-4253 opt. 1 (please note that additional fees apply to phone orders.)