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Untermyer Gardens

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Address: 945 N Broadway, Yonkers, NY 10701-1300
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+1 914-613-4502

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Unknown Gem

This beautiful spot is a hidden gem. I took some cousins from Europe there last year and they were speechless. It's beautiful and peaceful. This past holiday season the park was... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This beautiful spot is a hidden gem. I took some cousins from Europe there last year and they were speechless. It's beautiful and peaceful. This past holiday season the park was decorated with lights. It was worth freezing to see it. It was magical.

Thank TeP104
Chappaqua, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

But is a bit of an over-rated dump now. We came here during the Christmas holiday to see the gardens in particular. While any garden is not in its fullest glory during winter, this place was disappointing in ways that had nothing to do with plantings or shrubbery. Although being a bit expensive for what it was, the entire place... More 

Thank gojushiho
Yonkers, New York
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Spring- Summer-Fall a true sight to see. A Garden Park from a Age Of Innocence Estate. The Manor Home has been raised but the park remains. Views of the Hudson and Palisades a added plus. Enjoy, Enjoy, and Enjoy.

Thank Sean044
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Parking is fairly limited right at the sitend, but worth the effort. Wonderful waterfront gardens. Try to go when it's not busy on peak periods.

Thank Aquilino S
Pleasanvtille, NY
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17 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

An historic jewel that was rescued from being forgotten, the gardens are being granted a new life through the painstaking work of the current team. The once-grand vision of a Persian garden are being restored in a loving way. The restoration work has made great progress and each new step is thrilling to see. A must-see glimpse into the glamorous... More 

Thank Ed H
White Plains, New York
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

This park is beautiful and is great for taking pictures. My sister along with several friends have taken engagement pictures here,

Thank b h
Greenwich, Connecticut
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55 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

I was not aware of this garden until recently when our alumni group planned a work project to help cleanup this Garden. What a gorgeous place. You ought to get a group together to go help renovate/revive/preserve this beautiful place is incredible architecture, view, and gardens

Thank practicalhoney
New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

we visited last Saturday and found the place very relaxing. We can see the fall foliage of the hudson, awesome. the garden itself is very tranquil, good vibes is in the air. Highly recommended to visit and enjoy the scenery and the tranquility this place can offer.

Thank streeteasy55
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44 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

The Untermyer gardens are part of an estate that was donated to Yonkers. For years it was rundown, but they've done a lot of work on it recently, this year adding a new waterfall and redoing a lot of the tiles in the Roman garden. You could easily drive by this place (it's on rte 9 a little south of... More 

Thank laurenceb284
Dobbs Ferry, New York
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261 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

This used to be a privately owned estate with fabulous gardens overlooking the Hudson River. It has fallen into disrepair but over the last few years it has undergone extensive restoration, with some work obviously still needed. Now open to the public free of charge, it is definitely worth a visit, especially when the weather is good. It is apparently... More 

Thank Dobbstraveler

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