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Hyde Hall

267 Glimmerglass State Park Road, Cooperstown, NY 13326
+1 607-547-5098
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Nice estate with beautiful view

We just happened by here. The view was beautiful. It was worth a quick stop. We only walked the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mrdlc1
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Hollywood, FL
Great history

What a gem this place is, if you like history of our Country then this is a must see. Dates back to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
whipfire
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Saratoga Springs, New York
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Hyde Hall is a 50-room Regency-style neoclassic stone English manor house that was built between 1817 and 1835. Now a museum, Hyde Hall offers fabulous views of Otsego Lake and the surrounding countryside. Hourly guided tours are available May through October, with tours departing from Tin Top, the Visitors' Center, beginning at 10 am through to 4 pm.
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  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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267 Glimmerglass State Park Road, Cooperstown, NY 13326
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+1 607-547-5098
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just happened by here. The view was beautiful. It was worth a quick stop. We only walked the grounds but did not go in. We did speak with a staff person who gave us good information on the property and the surrounding area.

Thank mrdlc1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a gem this place is, if you like history of our Country then this is a must see. Dates back to the 19th century it is a beautiful home with a lot of character and history.

Thank whipfire
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have played several concerts at this venue and always found it an ideal space. It is not Buckingham Palace, but nonetheless an intriguing window onto the past.

Thank bradleybrookshire
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We drove here since it is right around the corner from the Glimmerglass Festival and near Cooperstown. After a gravel road into the place, there is a nice set of exhibits and a good tour on the hour. The house has views of Otsego Lake...More

Thank Douglas T
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Hyde Hall is a lovely stately mansion with a history which goes back to pre-Revolutionary days. Our guide, David, made the story of the house come alive with his colorful narrative of the Clarke family, the builders and previous owners of the mansion. Most impressive...More

Thank florencemcdermott
Reviewed 17 August 2017

The house had many beautiful pieces of furniture and beautiful dishware.Quite an interesting history. A lot of orginal pieces. The view from the upper (Ann's) bedroom balcony was super. DO NOT GO ON A HOT DAY not air conditioned. THe guide was very informative a...More

Thank creativeworld
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Almost 200 years ago a family that traces its roots to pre Revolutionary War England builds the first part of what becomes a glorious pile overlooking a stunning lake in the Adirondack area. A succession of Clarkes, typically named George, gathered and squandered a fortune....More

1  Thank Larry M
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

A wonderful place to visit just outside of Cooperstown. The staff are friendly, knowledgeable, and interesting and they have tons of information about the house and it's history. Incredible views of the lake and surrounding area

1  Thank Howard B
Reviewed 19 July 2017

I was driving along the main road and saw a sign to this place. I thought that it would be a great place to try so I did. I was totally amazed at this site. The house has great views, and the tour guide is...More

1  Thank JohnBCowgill
Reviewed 16 July 2017

This was the best house tour I've been on. A 19th Century grand mansion sits above Otsego Lake. A house fallen on hard times is being restored by a devoted group. The tour was informed and fun.

Thank Myron_A2014
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