Bayard Cutting Arboretum State Park

440 Montauk Hwy.
Great River, NY 11739- Map It
(631) 581-1002

AAA Editor Notes

Bayard Cutting Arboretum State Park, on SR 27A (Montauk Hwy.), covers 635 acres, more than 140 acres of which are open to the public. Plantings include azaleas, evergreens, hollies, rhododendrons and wildflowers. A 68-room Tudor-style house, the former Cutting residence features lavish woodwork, stained-glass windows, large fireplaces and period furnishings. Guided tours are available. Food is available. Time: Allow 2 hours, 30 minutes minimum.
Memorial Day-Labor Day $8 (also Sat.-Sun. and holidays Apr. 1-day before Memorial Day and day after Labor Day-Nov. 30). Rest of year free. House and garden tours $10; $5 (ages 0-12).
Hours: Arboretum and Cutting House open Tues.-Sun. 10-5, Apr.-Oct.; 10-4, rest of year. Closed Jan. 1, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas.