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Jun 24, 2018
“Take the Tour”
Nov 5, 2016
“Nice property but limited hours”
Mount Gulian is the Hudson Valley colonial homestead of the Verplanck family (also Planck or Ver Plancken). It was the Continental Army headquarters of patriot General Fredrich Von Steuben. After the war it was the founding place of the Society of...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
145 Sterling St, Beacon, NY 12508-1483
+1 845-831-8172
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Reviewed June 24, 2018

1 Hour tour teaches you the family history as well as glimpses of former staff (gardener) and a Revolutionary war general. Interesting look into 1700s & 1800's Dutch settlers in Hudson Valley. Tour includes an old Dutch barn and replanted gardens. The old Dutch kitchen...More

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed November 5, 2016

Like the web site says, you drive through a small subdivision of modern apartments and condos to get to historic Mount Gulian house. The hours it is open are very limited, so I was unable to go inside, but I was able to walk the...More

Thank jjctraveler
Reviewed November 2, 2016 via mobile

A great place to visit. A hidden historic gem. Beautiful gardens and view of the majestic hudson river.

Thank Jeffrey C
Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Mount Julian isn't very large but is a lovingly cared for historical society property easily viewed and explored. Vast sweeping lawn take you to the cliffs above the railroad easements and wonderful views of the Hudson and the dual Hamilton Fish Jr. Bridges. There is...More

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