Since 1896, Van Cortlandt House Museum has been under the stewardship of The National Society of Colonial Dames in the State of New York through a license agreement with the City of New York. The Society is responsible for preserving and restoring the interiors, providing and caring for the collections, offering educational opportunities to school children throughout New York City, and assuring that the doors to Van Cortlandt House are open to visitors 6 days a week all year round.Using our world travel planner, Bronx attractions like The Van Cortlandt House Museum can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
The Van Cortlandt House Museum Reviews
This was way down on my bucket list, but low and behold, a surprising gem in the Bronx. We luckily were able to tag along on a tour with David, who was the most informed tour guide ever! He talked abo... more »
Yes, George did sleep here, but more than that, this house is a significant slice of Bronx history and very well preserved. The tour guides are informative and the location in Van Cortlandt Park is we... more »
Staff were very friendly and welcoming! The Guided Tour was Great! Very Interesting & Informative! I plan to return again in the Spring Time! 🇺🇸🐏🎸🎹🎸🎼🎵🎶🎤🎧📷🎥💻💽📀💿💾📼📺📱🏫⛪🗽🌃🌅🌄🌉🗻🌇🌎🌍🌏🌕☀⭐🌠🌈
I took the self guided tour and had the place to myself. The restoration is quite well done and nice antique furniture. Worth a quick visit!
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