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Hyde Hall

267 Glimmerglass State Park Road, Cooperstown, NY 13326
+1 607-547-5098
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Excellent Concert Venue

I have played several concerts at this venue and always found it an ideal space. It is not... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2017
bradleybrookshire
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New York City, New York
History and Views - Another Place to See in Cooperstown

We drove here since it is right around the corner from the Glimmerglass Festival and near... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2017
Douglas T
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New York City, New York
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Hyde Hall is a 50-room Regency-style neoclassic stone English manor house that was built between 1817 and 1835. Now a museum, Hyde Hall offers fabulous views of Otsego Lake and the surrounding countryside. Hourly guided tours are available May through October, with tours departing from Tin Top, the Visitors' Center, beginning at 10 am through to 4 pm.
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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267 Glimmerglass State Park Road, Cooperstown, NY 13326
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Reviewed 26 August 2017

I have played several concerts at this venue and always found it an ideal space. It is not Buckingham Palace, but nonetheless an intriguing window onto the past.

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Reviewed 21 August 2017

We drove here since it is right around the corner from the Glimmerglass Festival and near Cooperstown. After a gravel road into the place, there is a nice set of exhibits and a good tour on the hour. The house has views of Otsego Lake...More

Thank Douglas T
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Hyde Hall is a lovely stately mansion with a history which goes back to pre-Revolutionary days. Our guide, David, made the story of the house come alive with his colorful narrative of the Clarke family, the builders and previous owners of the mansion. Most impressive...More

Thank florencemcdermott
Reviewed 17 August 2017

The house had many beautiful pieces of furniture and beautiful dishware.Quite an interesting history. A lot of orginal pieces. The view from the upper (Ann's) bedroom balcony was super. DO NOT GO ON A HOT DAY not air conditioned. THe guide was very informative a...More

Thank creativeworld
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Almost 200 years ago a family that traces its roots to pre Revolutionary War England builds the first part of what becomes a glorious pile overlooking a stunning lake in the Adirondack area. A succession of Clarkes, typically named George, gathered and squandered a fortune....More

1  Thank Larry M
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

A wonderful place to visit just outside of Cooperstown. The staff are friendly, knowledgeable, and interesting and they have tons of information about the house and it's history. Incredible views of the lake and surrounding area

1  Thank Howard B
Reviewed 19 July 2017

I was driving along the main road and saw a sign to this place. I thought that it would be a great place to try so I did. I was totally amazed at this site. The house has great views, and the tour guide is...More

1  Thank JohnBCowgill
Reviewed 16 July 2017

This was the best house tour I've been on. A 19th Century grand mansion sits above Otsego Lake. A house fallen on hard times is being restored by a devoted group. The tour was informed and fun.

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Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

We visited Hyde Hall yesterday and had a wonderful time. The property is just gorgeous and the view of Otsego Lake is to die for. The tour lasted a little over an hour and our guide was very knowledgeable. We learned so much about the...More

1  Thank JACK S
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Hyde Hall, a long-vacant stately home, is about 10 miles from Cooperstown in Glimmerglass State Park. If you're into old houses, you'll find interest here. It was started in 1817 and took about 20 years to complete. Some original and period furnishings are on hand,...More

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