We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Staatsburgh State Historic Site / Mills Mansion

Old Post Road, Staatsburg, NY 12580
+1 845-889-8851
Book In Advance
from US$65
More Info
Hudson Valley New York Great Estates Pass
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information ›
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
The mansion is beautiful, but the real appeal is in the hundreds of acres overlooking the Hudson River.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good39%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“gilded age” (11 reviews)
All hours
Hours Today: Closed
Old Post Road, Staatsburg, NY 12580
+1 845-889-8851
Write a Review
Reviews (87)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 87 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My sister and I have done the Valley Mansions many times always with friends or guests in tow. I must admit it was 3 years the last time we went. There are separate tours, you could part of the house or whole house. We've done...More

Thank Instead74
pam m, Manager at Staatsburgh State Historic Site / Mills Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your kind review, and I am very glad you continue to have new and interesting experiences each time you visit. We will hope to see you back again in the future! Pam Malcolm, Site Manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I will preface this by saying that history tours are not something that I normally seek out but this was surprisingly wonderful. I took the World War 1 tour and our tour guide FRANK was outstanding. There is so much rich history up in this...More

Thank tripmaria00
pam m, Manager at Staatsburgh State Historic Site / Mills Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, and thank you so much for your review! I am so glad that you enjoyed your visit to Staatsburgh! For our part...what could be better than being surprisingly wonderful! You just made our day! Please consider coming back in the fall, when the foliage...More

Reviewed 16 May 2017

This is a great day trip, an historical treasure I had never knew existed. I went on a bus trip and it was well worth it.

Thank cjfog92
Reviewed 15 May 2017

We went here for a tour and afternoon tea with a Downton Abby theme, the last one of the season. Very nice tour and nice tea. There were finger sandwich along with scones with jam and CLOTTED CREAM. The house tour explained the tradition of...More

Thank crazyjaney9
pam m, Manager at Staatsburgh State Historic Site / Mills Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 16 May 2017

Hello, and thank you for reviewing your recent experience at Staatsburgh! I am glad you enjoyed the Gilded Age Tea & Talk series program -- we will have a new slate of tea talks next fall and winter, so perhaps you can join us again....More

Reviewed 3 May 2017

What a treat! From the moment we were greeted by our personable docent dressed in black tux with tails, to tell the tale how the owners of this home had tickets on the second voyage of the titanic. He wove the history of the house...More

Thank anneh236
pam m, Manager at Staatsburgh State Historic Site / Mills Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2017

Thank you so much for this great review, and I am delighted that you enjoyed your visit here! We do have several more Titanic-themed tours in early May, and some equally-fun themed house tours about scandals of the Gilded Age, parallels between the history of...More

Reviewed 2 May 2017

Wonderful gilded age mansion not widely publicized. We were the only 2 on the guided tour run by an enthusiastic young guide. Various rooms have been recently renovated and the dining room is spectacular. Facade badly needs repair so donations are needed.More

Thank Cookierow
pam m, Manager at Staatsburgh State Historic Site / Mills Mansion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

Thank you for taking the time to post a review on your recent visit experience at Staatsburgh State Historic Site, and I am glad it was a positive one! Yes, the exterior of the mansion is a work in progress, and people often express amazement...More

Reviewed 27 April 2017

This lovely and impressive mansion was well worth the visit. The tour guide we had was very well informed and gave a great overview of the building and the importance of the people who lived there. The site itself, the view of the Hudson and...More

Thank winkler82ndjag
Reviewed 30 January 2017

I had just gone to the Mills Mansion for the Annual Membership Christmas party about two months ago and was really surprised on how many changes and updates on the mansion there were going on. So much of the house has been cleaned and updated....More

Thank Justin W
Reviewed 27 December 2016

I have waited 40 years to visit the Mills Mansion despite how close it is to my house. Finally we made some time to visit and see their Christmas Decorations which I've heard so much about. It was a delightful visit. It is such a...More

1  Thank Noreen M
Reviewed 20 November 2016

An impressive entrance through wrought iron gates and onward to the parking lot on the right. There are tours within the mansion. Take a walk down to the Hudson River, veer to the left via the paved, to stone, to dirt paths, and follow the...More

1  Thank Toothbrush2go
Nearby Restaurants
Portofino Ristorante
31 reviews
.89 km away
La Roma Pizza & Restaurant
10 reviews
5.22 km away
Stonehedge Restaurant
67 reviews
7.07 km away
The Frozen Rainbow
28 reviews
7.15 km away
Nearby Attractions
Headless Horseman Hayrides
16 reviews
3.38 km away
Black Creek Preserve
6 reviews
4.62 km away
11 reviews
1.24 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
1 September 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Marjorie B | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, but you can go to the website to find out
24 May 2015|
Response from binkydaddy127 | Reviewed this property |
no ive not ever seen the tours sold out except a few occasions where only a certain amount of tourists can be with 1 guide at a time