Rosen House at Caramoor

149 Girdle Ridge Rd.
Katonah, NY 10536- Map It
(914) 232-5035

AAA Editor Notes

Rosen House at Caramoor is off I-684 exit 6, just e. on SR 35, then 1.8 mi. s. on SR 22 to 149 Girdle Ridge Rd. The historic house is one of only five in the country whose original owners collected entire rooms, usually from European estates, to create their homes. Walter and Lucie Rosen built the Mediterranean-style house 1929-39 and filled it with Eastern, Medieval and Renaissance art and artifacts. The home sits on 100 acres with elaborate gardens. Classical, jazz, opera and folk music concerts take place in the Rosen House music room and in the gardens. Guided tours are available. Picnicking is permitted. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
House tours $10. Self-guiding garden tour $10; free (with concert ticket).
Hours: Gardens open Mon.-Fri. 9-5 (weather permitting). Guided house tours offered Thurs.-Sun. at various times, late June-early Aug. Concerts take place in spring, summer and fall. Phone ahead to confirm schedule.