A historic estate, museum, and nature preserve in New York's Hudson Valley.

Set on 200 acres overlooking the scenic Hudson River in Poughkeepsie, New York the not-for-profit Locust Grove Estate includes a historic Italianate mansion open for tours, 200 acres of landscaped grounds with five miles of hiking trails, and a visitor welcome center with art galleries, museum shop, and classrooms for educational programs.

Interested in prom or wedding photos? Make sure to purchase a permit before you arrive.

Locust Grove Mansion with tower and porch

Historic Mansion

Locust Grove's historic mansion is open for guided tours - 25 rooms and amazing collections.

Flower gardens and Gardener's Cottage


Wander through flower and vegetable gardens restored to their pre-WWII appearance.

Hikers on carriage road at Locust Grove Estate

Hiking Trails

Five miles of carriage roads wind through open meadows and shady groves.

Event space set for a wedding at Locust Grove

Weddings and Events

Enjoy the romance of the past with 21st-century amenities.

Entrance of visitor welcome center

Hours and Fees

Sunset over the Hudson River from the lawn


Visitors tour the garden at Locust Grove

School Programs

Historic view of the Locust Grove mansion

Samuel Morse at Locust Grove

Visitors listen to a lecture on the lawn

Calendar of Events

Museum Shop filled with merchandise by local artisans

Museum Shop

Hudson River scenery from the lawn at Locust Grove

Area Attractions

Locust Lawn mansion facade

Locust Lawn

Garden volunteers pose with vegetables


An artist paints flowers in the Locust Grove gardens


Tulip flowers surround an urn in the Locust Grove gardens


Single pink peony flower in bloom

Contact Us

Locust Grove Estate - 2683 South Road - Poughkeepsie New York 12601 - 845-454-4500