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Magical!

We have looked for "the big stone head" from the Taconic Parkway for over 30 years in our travels... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2018
Joan442
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Springfield, Massachusetts
Worth a quick side trip!

There we were, minding our own business, driving on the Taconic Scenic Parkway, when all of a... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
GypsyBlood T
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United States
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25 Jun 2018
“Magical!”
4 Nov 2017
“Natural sculpture gallery ”
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Stever Hill Rd Off Route 203, Spencertown, NY
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Reviewed 25 June 2018

We have looked for "the big stone head" from the Taconic Parkway for over 30 years in our travels. We finally made the time to see it up close and personal. It was worth the trip. Delightful, beautiful and whimsical statuary are everywhere in this...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Joan442
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Mr. Kanwit is a talented sculptor, and Mrs. Kanwit is pleasant. Their property has a nice view of the blue mountains in the horizon and of the fall foliage. The sculptures are attractive but it’s their four-story stone house with floor to ceiling walls on...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

There we were, minding our own business, driving on the Taconic Scenic Parkway, when all of a sudden we saw a giant white head and a giant dragon standing on a hill. So I hit the Google Maps app to see what they were and...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank GypsyBlood T
Reviewed 23 August 2016

A beautiful setting for these magnificent rock sculptures of marble and other stone. These appear to be somewhat influenced by Egyptian styling but also very big. Really like how he will make ahead and lay it on its' side or it becomes a pot for...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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mushroommarlene
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There is no admission fee. The sculpture was there to answer questions. It is a remarkable place! Interesting for any age.
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