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Bayard Cutting Arboretum

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Peaceful Afternoon Part II

Reminder, this is a New York State Park so bring your Empire Card to place on your dashboard and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Babylon, New York
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Peaceful Afternoon

Bayard is a peaceful gem on the south shore of Suffolk County for couples, friends and adults who... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Huntington, New York
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440 Montauk Highway, Great River, NY 11739
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Reminder, this is a New York State Park so bring your Empire Card to place on your dashboard and those without an Empire Pass will pay an $8.00 parking fee. It is worth every penny, Bayard is beautiful all year round. Don't forget to visit...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Bayard is a peaceful gem on the south shore of Suffolk County for couples, friends and adults who enjoy walking and seeing beautiful flowers, shrubs and trees. On the Connectquat River there is always a breeze and lots of benches throughout the arboretum and on...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 18, 2019

I have been coming here since I was a kid, about 60 years now. I loved it then and love it now. Just keeps getting better. It is so peaceful and the walks are wonderful. Even when its "crowded" you can still find solitude. Nature...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Dan D
Reviewed February 13, 2019

Lovely walking trails! Have lunch or delicious dessert at the cafe and enjoy the view from the porch or inside surrounded by the spectacular architecture and stained glass windows. Beautiful and relaxing. Great tree the kids will love walking under. Be sure to check hours...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank SKKM2015
Reviewed January 16, 2019

The charming cafe was the attraction on a cold January day. All food choices were excellent, and the prices moderate. Eager to return in clement weather when the arboretum will show its best face. The mannor house is impressive in size and architectural detail. Some...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank seebobbie2014
Reviewed October 14, 2018

Beautiful park and manor house. Went to catch one of the art exhibitions on a rainy Sunday. The place is beautiful rain or shine. Very peaceful setting

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank William K
Reviewed October 9, 2018

This place is a oasis on the southern edge of Long Island Nominal fee and free if you have a NY State Park Pass The mansion offers tours there is a small restaurant on the premises They have art sales and a summer flower shows...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Tempusfugit2015
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

This is such a beautiful place. Gorgeous grounds, trees and flowers. And you can go for a leisurely stroll along the Connetquot River. I had a raspberry ice tea and crumb cake in the cafe and looked out across the great lawn to the river....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

My mother and I spent a beautiful Sunday afternoon here touring the house, the gardens and enjoying an afternoon tea. The Main House has guided tours on the weekends and we took advantage of hearing the history. We toured the Dahlia flower gardens, walked along...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

Tea at the Bayard Cutting Arboretum is the perfect place to visit with friends or family if you are looking for something special. This was my second visit to the cafe for tea and they deliver a delicious spread of sandwiches and desserts. Just the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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June 8, 2019|
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Response from SKKM2015 | Reviewed this property |
I would call to be sure. There is some pavement so that would allow for wheelchair access. The path along the water is not paved. The cafe is on the main level and the restrooms as well. Access the porch through the cafe... More
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November 1, 2018|
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Response from Tempusfugit2015 | Reviewed this property |
You have to call he office they do engagement photo shoots etc