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Sunnyside

89 Sunnyside Ave, Tarrytown, NY 10591-3819
+1 914-591-8763
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A Great Place to Visit in Sleepy Hollow

My wife and I took the tour of Sunnyside (on a very rainy day) and enjoyed it immensely. The tour... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2016
Joe B
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Greensboro, North Carolina
Get Ready for Halloween

Our tour guide was knowlegable and excellent. Sunnyside sits on the banks of the Hudson and is a... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2016
Bonnie S
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Montoursville, Pennsylvania, United States
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89 Sunnyside Ave, Tarrytown, NY 10591-3819
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Reviewed 22 October 2016

My wife and I took the tour of Sunnyside (on a very rainy day) and enjoyed it immensely. The tour guide ---dressed in 1850 costume-- was pleasant and knowledgeable. The tour lasted a little over an hour, but would have taken longer had it not...More

Thank Joe B
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Our tour guide was knowlegable and excellent. Sunnyside sits on the banks of the Hudson and is a prime location. I learned so much I did not know about Washinton Irving and the legend of Sleepy Hollow. this tour was a great way to top...More

Thank Bonnie S
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We visited here during their special October Sleepy Hollow events. The setting is quite peaceful considering you are so close to the hustle and bustle of tarrytown. The house tour was decent but could have been better if additional rooms could have been visited. All...More

Thank jekjek246
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Because we were in the area for Holloween reservations were required, but they modified the tour by having the docents in a room rather than walking through the house with a single tour guide, but it was okay.

Thank Foodie P
Reviewed 12 October 2016

We were told it was booked but when we arrived they said it was not. Tour was fun and interesting, beautiful grounds, great views.

Thank Tres0309
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Nice historical location right near the Hudson River. Quiet location and Washington Irving's home is nearby along with Sleepy Hollow where many famous people are buried.

Thank sc0ttrd
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Great for Irving fans and those who like the beauty of the Hudson House & grounds are well worth the visit

1  Thank peter k
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

We visited Tarrytown specifically to walk the grounds at Sleepy Hollow Cemetery but decided to drive a little bit further into town to check out Washington Irvings residence, and we were not disappointed. The tour was reasonably priced and not over the top. The tour...More

Thank Lou L
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Great house; beautiful grounds. Learned a lot is facts about Washington Irving. Visit as soon as you can. You won't regret it.

Thank RetiredFromCT
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

This small cottage was the home of Washington Irving during his days of writing the Legend of Sleepy Hollow. The drive to the grounds down Sunnyside Lane is gorgeous as you pass a number of beautiful houses on the way. There is ample parking with...More

1  Thank MsAfromBK
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sharoncbrown
What are the hours for Monday?
5 March 2017|
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Response from lather66 | Reviewed this property |
This place closed long ago.
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Annette L
I sure would like to know how to purchase tickets online in advanced so we would be able to go inside Washington Irving's home? Is there a way to do that? Please advise.
27 September 2016|
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Response from Lou L | Reviewed this property |
Yes, tickets can be purchased online through the historic Hudson valley website. Go to the historic Hudson valley website, whose address can't be posted for some reason, and look for tickets on the right hand side. Click... More
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Sellyna D
can you get tour tickets onsite or just online? can you walk the grounds or need a ticket to enter?
26 September 2015|
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Response from Jack-the-Knife09 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Samantha, There is limited access to the grounds without a ticket. You really can't get much further than the parking lot and the walk to the office. Lyndhurst on the other hand, right next door allows full access to the... More
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