Wilderstein

330 Morton Rd.
Rhinebeck, NY 12572- Map It
(845) 876-4818

AAA Editor Notes

Wilderstein is at 330 Morton Rd. This Victorian Queen Anne-style mansion originally built in 1852 and renovated in 1888, sits on 40 landscaped acres overlooking the Hudson River. The house was occupied by three generations of the Suckley family, the last of which was Margaret (Daisy) Suckley, longtime friend and confidante of Franklin D. Roosevelt. It contains family personal effects and heirlooms, including portraits of ancestors, china, books, photographs and furnishings. Rooms are appointed with different styles of period décor, including Louis XVI, Colonial Revival and English Renaissance. Tiffany-style stained-glass windows are found throughout the mansion. Guided tours are available.
Grounds free. Mansion tour $11; $10 (students with ID and senior citizens); free (ages 0-12).
Hours: Grounds and trails open daily 9-4. House open Thurs.-Sun. noon-4, May-Oct.; Sat.-Sun. 1-4, late Nov.-Dec. 31. Last mansion tour begins 30 minutes before closing.