Mount Vernon Hotel Museum & Garden

421 E. 61st St.
New York, NY 10065- Map It
(212) 838-6878

AAA Editor Notes

Mount Vernon Hotel Museum & Garden is at 421 E. 61st. St. between First and York aves. During its early 19th-century heyday the Mount Vernon Hotel was a fashionable country retreat lying just 4 miles outside the city limits. Eight rooms furnished in period contain decorative arts, textiles, costumes and ephemera. A garden features plantings in configurations reminiscent of the era. Guided tours are available. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
$8; $7 (ages 65+ and students with ID); free (ages 0-11).
Station: Lexington Av/59 St
Hours: Tues.-Sun. 11-4. Last tour departs 30 minutes before closing. Closed Jan. 1, the first Sunday in May, July 4, Thanksgiving and Christmas.