June 2017

Rose Day

Presented by the Garden Club of Irvington, the rose garden will be in full bloom to host demonstrations and advice from rose experts from 12 pm to 3 pm. Event is free, $5 per person grounds fee at entrance.

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Tree Climbing Championship

June 10

Watch as arborists compete to climb Lyndhurst’s towering trees and showcase the highest level of professional skills, safety, and innovation in tree climbing and care. 25 competitors will scale Lyndhurst’s trees as a part of the New York State Arborist’s tree climbing competition. A professional arborist will be on site to answer your questions, provide consultation, and general education. A $5 per person fee is charged for parking. Event runs from 9 am to 2 pm. The New York State ...

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Defying Labels: New Roles, New Clothes

June 15 - September 24

Included with tours of the mansion, or purchase tickets separately. This year’s re-staging of Lyndhurst’s special exhibition Defying Labels: New Roles New Clothes includes new additions on loan from major museums. The exhibition tells the story of the revolutionary changes in women’s roles from 1880s to 1940 as reflected in their clothes. See the evolving wardrobes of three remarkable women, philanthropist Helen Gould, Anna Gould, Duchess of Talleyrand, and former actress Edith Kingdon Gould, the daughters and daughter-in-law of railroad baron Jay ...

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Rock “N” Rods Automobile Show

June 25

Lyndhurst’s historic grounds will be lined with a unique range of classic and vintage cars shown by Rock ‘N’ Rods NY. Entry fee is $5 per person and can be credited toward a Mansion Tour. Stop by from 10 am – 5 pm to see these awesome autos!

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July 2017

$20

Backstairs Tours

July 1 - August 27

If you’ve taken the Classic Mansion Tour, chances are, you’ll be wanting more. This tour looks exclusively at ‘behind-the-scenes’ areas of the mansion. Come discover how during the Gilded Age and beyond, the staffs at Lyndhurst functioned to provide an efficient and seamless lifestyle for the Merritt and Gould Families!

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Sunset Jazz Concerts

July 6 - August 24

Relax on our great lawn and enjoy cool music by hot jazz artists! Grounds open at 4pm, music starts at 6:30. Free admission, $5 per person parking fee. Co-sponsored by Lyndhurst and Jazz Forum Arts.

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August 2017

$16

Classic Lyndhurst Mansion Tours

August 3 - September 24

Historic mansion tours last approximately one hour and covers both the first and second floor of the mansion.  Plan to arrive at the Welcome Center 15 minutes prior to your tour. Online ticket sales for tours close at 8am the day of the tour. Only the ground floor of the mansion is wheel chair accessible.  Wheel chair accessible bathrooms are available at the Welcome Center.

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September 2017

$20

Backstairs Tours

September 2 - 24

If you’ve taken the Classic Mansion Tour, chances are, you’ll be wanting more. This tour looks exclusively at ‘behind-the-scenes’ areas of the mansion. Come discover how during the Gilded Age and beyond, the staffs at Lyndhurst functioned to provide an efficient and seamless lifestyle for the Merritt and Gould Families!

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