Historic Hudson Valley

Founded in 1951 by John D. Rockefeller as a non-profit educational organization, Historic Hudson Valley operates five historic sites in Westchester County: 

  • Kykuit, the Rockefeller estate in Pocantico Hills (owned by the National Trust for Historic Preservation)
  • Philipsburg Manor House in Sleepy Hollow
  • Washington Irving's Sunnyside in Tarrytown
  • Union Church of Pocantico Hills
  • Van Cortlandt Manor in Croton-on-Hudson

Historic Hudson Valley offers special events at each location throughout the year, as well as guided tours, a varied assortment of educational programs for school-aged children, and digital historic resources for anyone curious about life in the region. 

For a quick look at Historic Hudson Valley’s dynamic offerings, visit their website.

For more information on their groundbreaking work interpreting slavery in the colonial north, visit the "People Not Property" website.