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There's nothing to say but "wow"

I mean, really. An artist works for nearly 40 years turning an abandoned quarry into an art... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Jean L
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Newton, New Jersey
Beautiful

Opus 40 is well worth seeing. It is beautiful and serene. Lots of places to explore. A great... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Meemee2105
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Wilmington, North Carolina
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This sculpture park was intended to house the works of the designer, but the setting itself became the artist's masterwork. It is possible to visit by appointment on non-open days.
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50 Fite Rd, Saugerties, NY 12477-3260
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+1 845-246-3400
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I mean, really. An artist works for nearly 40 years turning an abandoned quarry into an art installation that one can walk on and explore...What's not to love? Fascinating and inspiring. We were here on a lovely autumn day; this might be a tough activity...More

Thank Jean L
Reviewed 6 days ago

Opus 40 is well worth seeing. It is beautiful and serene. Lots of places to explore. A great place for a picnic or just a leisurely walk. Lots to see and a great spot for pictures.

Thank Meemee2105
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Opus 40 is one of those places that you’ll never forget! It started out as a bluestone quarry and became one huge magical work of art. It took the owner of the property, Harvey Fire, 37 years to erect and construct this amazing and magical...More

Thank Angelina V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to grab lunch and have a nice picnic in the lawn. Kids enjoyed checking the statues and what opus 40 has to offer. It was hot and humid so it was hard to walk around. We be back in the future to spend...More

Thank Ewa K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Realy I was surprised. I read a few lines on what is Opus 40 before I visited, but I was not prepared to see this. It is unorthodox, bizzarre and in general very nice. I don't want to spoil your impressions, please visit. Thumbs up.

Thank SotoOleg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Carve out a half day to take your time to meander through these 6 acres of quiet beauty. The sculptor took 37 years to hand build this place. The view of the Catskills, the ponds, the sculpture and all the dry stone work makes this...More

Thank veecoss
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dress for a nice casual walk around the grounds. It is very impressive and a fun way to spend a morning or afternoon, Woodstock is nearby and also the Ashoka Reservoir also of interest if you want to spend a whole day.

Thank Phillip A
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

We weren’t sure what to expect , having not read anything about it, and we were stunned and thrilled by the scale of this amazing environmental sculpture. You can walk all around it, climbing down to narrow paths with the constructed walls around you, or...More

1  Thank watsonborn
Reviewed August 1, 2018

Fun and interesting wondering around this poor fellow's 37-year obsession. Very different from anything I've seen. Not the most amazing place, but definitely qualifies as being unique.

Thank Food_Snob_PA
Reviewed July 17, 2018 via mobile

Very cool place. Friendly hostess. Very beautiful setting. Awesome art in Nature. They really need some decent restrooms.

Thank Linda M
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jagermeister
August 16, 2018|
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Response from Linda M | Reviewed this property |
Check the website.
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torygirl
October 3, 2015|
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Response from northernneckinn | Reviewed this property |
$10 for adults - google opus 40 New York State for details
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