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. Food is available. Time: Allow 2 hours, 30 minutes minimum.
$8 (per private vehicle Tues.-Sun., Memorial Day-Labor Day, and Sat.-Sun., Apr. 1- day before Memorial Day and day after Labor Day-Nov. 30); free (rest of year).
Hours: Arboretum open Tues.-Sun. 10-5, Apr.-Oct.; 10-4, rest of year. Cutting House Tues.-Sun. 10-5, Apr.-Oct.; 10-4, rest of year. Closed Jan. 1, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas.